When NBC Turned Buck Rogers Into ‘Burt Reynolds in Outer Space’
The network took a big sci-fi swing with a series that sparkled on debut before quickly falling to Earth.
35 Years Ago: How Motley Crue’s ‘Looks That Kill’ Video Changed Everything
Before this, MTV had previously focused more on new wave and synth-pop bands.
30 Years Ago: ‘Tales From the Crypt’ Debuts Uncensored TV Terror
Back then, producers didn't have to edit content to meet modern decency standards now outlined by the FCC.