Video Killed The Radio Star

Happy birthday MTV!

How I remember being a college freshman at Syracuse University, hanging at my fraternity house (Sigma Chi – Psi Psi chapter) with my brothers for hours, just watching and drinking and watching and drinking…

Ah, good times.

MTV gaves us a new way to watch TV and be culturally “involved.” It gave us “Girls Just Want To Have Fun”, “Whip It” and “We Are The World.”

Now we get pregnant teenagers and Jersey never-beens.

Here’s the very first minute MTV was on the “air”: