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Moonlighting - Nostalgia Trip

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This week's Nostalgia Trip focuses on the 1980s hit TV Show 'Moonlighting'



Hello and welcome to another Nostaliga Trip right here in the Basement... where I go all over the place with the topics I talk about

And as you can tell with the cold-open here, we're talking Moonlighting

From 1985 to 1989.... this ABC series was possibly the standard when it came to breaking the fourth wall, particularly with how it ended... now I will admit I did not watch the show when it first aired, in fact, I came across it in the late 90s when Bravo aired it at 5 PM EST.

Now for those of you who may not know, Moonlighting was in its appearance your standard 80s detective drama. Starring Cybill Shepherd as Maddie Hayes and Bruce Willis as David Addision, they would get cases, bust bad guys in what would appear to be standard formula. If my choice of phrasing may seem a bit odd... is that as the series progressed... it certainly went in a direction that was quite outside the box... that…