15.Other popular toys that year included the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Lil Miss Makeup.
16.Garfield and Friends made its debut (making Saturday mornings even better).
17.Tom Clancy had the best-selling book of the year with his sequel to The Hunt for Red October: Cardinal of the Kremlin.
18.Democratic vice-presidential candidate, Senator Lloyd Bentsen, delivered one of the greatest political insults of all time when he told his opponent, Dan Quayle, "...Senator, you're no Jack Kennedy," during the vice-presidential debate.
19.Anna Wintour took over as editor-in-chief of Vogue. The November issue was the first one released with her as editor.