1980s Quantum Leap Easter Eggs in Quantum Leap Now

Will, Kat and Jon discuss current 80s news including why Paul Weller (not Robocop) called Robert Smith a k***, how there’s even more Candy in “Planes, Trains and Automobiles,” and whether the Stallone-Schwarzenegger rumor is true.

Then, we identify the original Quantum Leap easter eggs that connect it cleverly to the first six episodes of the new sequel series. Were you a fan of the original Leap? Email us at will@1980snow.com.

Introduction – :30

Announcement – 4:37

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1980s News – 6:18

Book Giveaway Winner – 28:40

Quantum Leap Easter Eggs – 30:17

Thank You and Your Feedback – 1:27:00

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