Podcast zero - "Try THis"

What the heck are we doing? In Podcast Zero, hosts Susan Lambert Hatem and Sharon Johnson take you to the fabulous and exciting television past. Particularly, that special time in pop-culture and water-cooler conferences about television: the 1980s! 
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The Conversation

  • Jimmy Carter to President Ronald Reagan and ushering in the “Greed” decade.
  • The rise of cable television, CNN and the VCR.
  • Wait? An amusement park based on The World of Sid and Marty Krofft?
  • Why are we looking at female-driven television shows?
  • Scarecrow and Mrs. King, Remington Steele, Cagney and Lacey.
  • Fun, joy, nuggets of insight – Or just balderdash?
“Guess what? That third voice you hear in this episode is our producer, Melissa Roth!” If you need help understanding the 1980s, big haired women, or having only 3 network television stations to choose from, join us on this journey. If we’re going to be fabulous ladies of the 21st Century, we should know where we started. 
What the 1980s meant to America and to our own personal history.

Our Audio-ography

Where to Watch Scarecrow and Mrs. King:


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We take a moment to address the June 24th Supreme Court decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. This decision stripped away the federally protected  right to have a safe and legal abortion. 

Abortion is necessary health care. Every person should have control of their body. So what can you do? Stay Informed and Support organizations that have been doing the work.

www.ineedana.com - I need an a(bortion). Need help? Want to help?
WWW.abortionfunds.org - the National Network of Abortion Funds
www.iwrising.org - Indigenous Women Rising
thepinkhousefund.com - Mississippi’s only abortion clinic
trr-foundation.org -  links to more sites, local and state resources


80s TV Ladies™ Episode 000 – Podcast Zero: “Try This”
Produced by 134 West and Susan Lambert Hatem.
Edited by Kevin Ducey.
Producer: Melissa Roth.
Associate Producers: Megan McKiernan, Sergio Perez. 

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