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Houstonian 1987
The Closing
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Students of the University of Houston. Houstonian 1987 - The Closing. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. September 2, 2014. http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/25027/show/24954.

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Students of the University of Houston. Houstonian 1987 - The Closing. Houstonian Yearbook Collection. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/25027/show/24954

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Students of the University of Houston, Houstonian 1987 - The Closing, Houstonian Yearbook Collection, Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries, accessed September 2, 2014, http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/25027/show/24954.

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Title Houstonian 1987
Creator (LCNAF)
  • Students of the University of Houston
Caption The Houstonian is the official yearbook of the University of Houston.
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  • University of Houston
Language English
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Digital Collection Houstonian Yearbook Collection
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Repository Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries
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Title The Closing
Creator (LCNAF)
  • Students of the University of Houston
Caption The Houstonian is the official yearbook of the University of Houston.
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  • University of Houston
Repository Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries
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Transcript Beastie, B.A.D. And Red Hot Staff Selects For 1986-87 Just when it seemed to be all over for rap music, 1986-87 was a banner year with "the new style" of the Beastie Boys and Run-DMC These performers brought back new life with the "Raisin' Hell" tour. Run-DMC spun several hits including "My Addidas" and "You Be Illin'" from their album Raisin' Hell, Their remake of "Walk This Way" was named the top single of 1986 by The New York Times and LA. Times. But the real history, however brief it might be, was the controversy stirred up by the juvenile dilenquent raps of the Beastie Boys. They describe themselves best as "a lot of beer, a lot of girls and a lot of cursin'." Their stage antics along with their crude lyrics raised a few eyebrows around the country. From the Beasties Licensed to 111, "Fight for Your Right to Party" upset parents and teachers alike, but the album included an entire slate of obnoxious hits. Among them were "She's Crafty," "Girls" and "Brass Monkey." The media courage was per haps the most interesting effect of the Beastie Boys. One magazine compared them to Son of Sam. It wasn't all bad though. Melody Maker in England named their album the best of 1986, while one headline read "Three Jerks Make a Masterpiece." 328