Oh, I can't wait until this series gets to the Cold War. I'm reading The Coldest Winter by Halberstam and one of my biggest takeaways is the FDR, Truman, and even Eisenhower (!) could all throw EPIC shade, particularly where General MacArthur was concerned.
@Olivia2.0 The main character whose name(s) I absolutely cannot remember hangs out in Derry for a while (and it totally sucks) and comes upon high school aged Bev and Richie swing dancing with each other. Bev tells him to say "beep beep" to shut Richie up when he gets on a tangent.
I actually had to look that up on wikipedia to make sure I hadn't dreamed it.
@Olivia2.0 And Bev and Richie's... cameo? Scene? in 11/22/63?
@deepomega Dammit, I wanted to be the first to say this. Iiiiiidris!
I spent a good portion of Argo thinking it was cute that Ben Affleck had cast his father in law before it finally occured to me that Victor Garber is not actually Jennifer Garner's father.
4/11/2154- Commander Alix Shepard of the Earth Systems Alliance is born. (YMMV on the first name and location.)