U.S. President:  George H.W. Bush

Cost of Gas: $1.13/gallon 

Top of the Charts:

  • Boyz II Men - "End of the Road" 
  • Tom Cochrane - "Life is a Highway" 
  • Red Hot Chili Peppers - "Under the Bridge"

Top Movies:

  • Reservoir Dogs 
  • Unforgiven 
  • Aladdin 
  • A Few Good Men  
  • Malcolm X 

Top News:

  • The Cold War officially comes to an end 
  • NAFTA is ratified
  • CDs become more popular than cassettes