In case you haven’t noticed, lists of «30 Things Turning 30 in 2014» are springing up on the web. Yes, it’s been thirty consecutive rounds since the year famously dreaded by Avril Blair’s big brother (George Orwell to the world).
I took a giant leap across the pond that year, «for three-year graduate studies»…
Got my first bite of a big Mac.
Just as two Steves launched the Mac, «the computer for the rest of us«.
Two Franks launched MAC, then. (Makeup-Art-Cosmetics, I am told – I had no idea…)
Michael Jackson was thrilling.
Michael Dell started customizing dudes’ PCs.
Michael Larson beat CBS – at their own game, literally.
George Michael topped the charts.
Good year for Macs and Michaels, 1984. 29 more came into being – with goodness and light for some friends, unbearable lightness for others. Oh, did I mention what else is turning 30 in 2014?