Episode 13 - 1985: Better Off Dead, We Are the World

 

We Are the World (starring Lionel Richie, Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, Diana Ross, Bob Dylan and a host of others) is without question one of the most remarkable musical collaborations in history.

Meanwhile, Better Off Dead (starring John Cusack) is quite simply one of the oddest movies we've ever seen.

In Episode 13 of The Throwback Show (embedded below, or available through whatever podcast listening apparatus you use), we discuss both these items in detail. Here's the episode, and below that, some more links related to 1985: