After Murray agrees to let him join ROTC, Barry asks Beverly to get him out of it. Adam objects when Pops buys a Florida timeshare.
Did You Know?
In this Episode before Pops goes into the timeshare meeting with Adam , he says they will score tickets to Mad Max Beyond Thunder Dome. Later, Erica tells Adam that Pops is 80 years old and was born in 1903 which would make it 1983. Mad Max Beyond Thunder Dome didn't come out till 1985. See more
There are a number of anachronisms in this episode. Although the opening voice-over gives the date as November 22, 1980-something, Erica later clarifies that it is actually 1983; she says that Pops is 80-years-old and that he was born in 1903.
Barry joins the junior ROTC because of his obsession with the move Top Gun, but that movie wasn't released until 1986.
In an effort to apologize to Adam, Pops buys him a video game that he calls an "Atari-Nintendo" game. The Nintendo Entertainment System wasn't released in North America until 1985.
To try to make Pops look younger, Adam has him wear Zubaz pants. Zubaz pants weren't invented until 1988. See more
References The Karate Kid
Rewind (The Goldbergs Theme)
Written by I Fight Dragons
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