Ah, nostalgia

By Megan McArdle

It's been 27 years since bellbottoms were a hot new trend, "ABC" topped the chart, and the UAW called a general strike against GM. Well, it turns out that all three are still with us, though I have friends who swear that skinny pants are the new boot-cuts.

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http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2007/09/ah-nostalgia/1984/