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1980s American TV Trivia #2

Answer these questions about the TV of the 1980's.
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First submittedFebruary 4, 2015
Last updatedFebruary 5, 2015
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Fill in the blank: Sometimes you want to go where everybody ____ ____ ____
Knows Your Name
What A-list Hollywood actor starred in "21 Jump Street"?
Johnny Depp
On what show did J.R. get shot?
Dallas
Who was He-Man's sister?
She-Ra
Who was the host of "The Tonight Show?
Johnny Carson
Who flipped the tiles on "Wheel of Fortune"?
Vanna White
What was the most-watched show from 1985-1989?
The Cosby Show
What show's name was another way of say "the birds and the bees"?
The Facts of Life
Whose friends included Huckleberry Pie, Blueberry Muffin, and Apple Dumplin'?
Strawberry Shortcake
What show was about a New York City high school for the performing arts?
Fame
In what state did "Magnum P.I." take place?
Hawaii
What was the name of the car from "The Dukes of Hazzard"?
The General Lee
What was Mr. Belvedere's profession?
Housekeeper
What show was about an android who tried to pass as a real girl?
Small Wonder
Who was the landlord in "Three's Company"?
Mr. Roper
What show featured Don Johnson wearing a white sport coat?
Miami Vice
What show took place at St. Eligius hospital?
St. Elsewhere
What words got you slimed on "You Can't Do That on Television"?
I Don't Know
What actor played a guy named Tony in two different sitcoms?
Tony Danza
Who was the judge on "The People's Court"?
Judge Wapner
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level 66
Feb 4, 2015
Mr Furley (Don Knots) was also the landlord on Three's Company.
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level ∞
Feb 5, 2015
That will work now. Wow, they sure look similar.
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level 72
Jul 31, 2015
roper shouldn't even be a choice..this is a quiz about 80s shows...the character of stanley roper left after the 78-79 season...he was never in the show when it was in the 80s
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level 80
Jul 30, 2015
The 80s rule!
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level 72
Jul 29, 2018
It was your heyday. Or was that the 90s?
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level 70
Jul 30, 2015
She's a smaaaaaall wonder, lovely and bright with soft curls... She's a smaaaaaall wonder, a child unlike unlike other girls!
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level 76
Jul 30, 2015
I never heard of that one nor You Can't Do That on Television.
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level 76
Jul 30, 2015
I was confusing The People's Court with Night Court, and kept trying Harry Anderson, Harry Stone, Harry Blackstone, etc.
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level 70
Jul 30, 2015
I did the same thing.
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level 71
Jun 6, 2016
Just a couple of teeny, minor corrections: 1) "The Tonight Show" is missing its closing quotation mark, and 2) there is grammatical funkiness in the "Facts of Life" clue ('say' instead of 'saying'). And thanks; as a Gen X old fart, I loved this quiz!
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level 57
May 29, 2018
She-ra? Come on. I tried "Sheera", "Sheerah", "Shira".
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level 72
Jul 29, 2018
80% don't know "I don't know"...
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level 72
Jul 29, 2018
It's sad when I almost got nostalgic for someone acting as a judge should on a fake arbitration show.