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Tag: 1980s

Convicted Intercourse Offender Kenneth Rasmuson Pleads No Contest To 1980s Homicide Of two Boys – CBS Los Angeles

POMONA (CBSLA) – A convicted sex offender did not advocate the murder of two six-year-old boys in the 1980s on Monday. (Credit: CBS) Kenneth Rasmuson, 59, is charged with killing the two boys in 1981 and 1986. One of the boys’ bodies was washed near his home in Agoura Hills. The second boy, Jeffrey Vargo, Read More
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The 1980s Ford Escort RS1700T Was Half Porsche

I read a new book that author and car designer Steve Saxty sent me for review. Secret Fords: Volume Oneand it’s a great look at the evolution of Fords that got into production as well as a number that didn’t. This includes the story of the infamous Ford Escort RS1700T and an interesting Porsche connection Read More
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‘It’s a Sin’: Intercourse, Journey and Loss in 1980s London

In 1999, Queer as Folk broke prime time on UK television. Overnight, its creator Russell T. Davies became the most famous gay writer in his country. The first episode featured a 29-year-old man who had sex with a handsome 15-year-old boy, an image that spawned exactly what Davies wanted: almost universal outrage. Sarah Lyall wrote Read More
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