Kathie Lee and Hoda with The Scoop
Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb shared The Scoop on The Today Show and the ladies are taking a look back at the 1980s, as they talked about the big celebrities, movies and fads from the ’80s, including Shape FX’s Shoulder Pad Bra and Hair Flairs Color Rub.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Back To The ’80s
Things that were popular in the ’80s: Bartles and Jaymes Wine Coolers, Sony Walkman, Rubik’s Cube, Pop Rocks and Aqua Net. Hoda was reporting in the ’80s and Kathie Lee was doing Carnival Cruise Line commercials. Also, Kathie Lee announced her engagement to Frank Gifford.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Big Celebrities in the ’80s
Kathie Lee and Hoda shared some of the big stars in the ’80s, which included Molly Ringwald, Cyndi Lauper, Felisha Rashad, Brooke Shields and Meg Ryan.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: ’80s Music Videos
Music videos were so big in the ’80s and when MTV was just coming on. Kathie Lee said it changed the music industry forever once the visual thing was introduced. The heavy metal bands had the crazy, 80s-hair. Michael Jackson was huge with “Thriller” video in 1982. Janet Jackson’s “Control” video in 1986. The J. Geils Band with “Centerfold” in 1981. Kathie Lee said basically Hoda’s musical tastes have not changed.
Kathie Lee & Hoda: Movies and TV in the ’80s
In a montage, Kathie Lee and Hoda showed some moments from the best movies and television shows from the ’80s, which included:
- Risky Business
- Blues Brothers
- Back to the Future
- Rocky III
- The Shining
- Beverly Hills Cop 2
- The Golden Girls
- The Breakfast Club
- Fatal Attraction
- Working Girl
- When Harry Met Sally
- Dirty Dancing
- Diff’rent Strokes
- Field of Dreams
- The Terminator
’80s Flair: Shape FX’s Shoulder Pad Bra Review
Bobbie Thomas suggested Shape FX’s Shoulder Pad Bra from Shape FX. She said we all remember the shoulder pad and she said this is available now and bigger shoulders slims your hips, which is why many ladies like this.
’80s Flair: Streekers Review
Bobbie Thomas suggested Streekers ‘Wild Weekend’ Collection from Streekers. She said we all remember Swatch Watches and they are hotter than ever. These watches have still been selling out.
’80s Flair: Hair Flairs Color Rub Reviews
Bobbie Thomas suggested Hair Flairs Color Rub from Hair Flairs. She said that Cyndi Lauper did it back then, but it is still hot now. Katy Perry and Nicki Minaj are using permanent, but this is a great temporary way to get color and it washes right out.