In 1988, the fictional musical group The California Raisins reportedly grossed more than California farmers made selling raisins.
A lot of people have been reflecting on an important year in American history — 1968 — lately. But that leaves out those of us under 40. Alex Cohen talks with Russell Scott and Patrick Young, creators of the Web site Retroland about the music, television, toys and drugs of 1988.
You can also read Alex Cohen's reflection on that year on our blog.