The 1970s were both a time of excess and health consciousness, and the term “detox” reflected that.
People detoxed from drugs but also did detoxes – i.e, juice cleanses to rev up their systems.
The late 1970s saw the rise of big business as well as popular business terms such as hardball, which means “
People loved their beer so much they came up with different names for it. Coincidentally, 1977 is the same year notorious gross-out comedy Animal House, a movie which employed copious amounts of brewskis – was filmed.
1978: Pig out
To pig out means to consume large, vast and copious amounts of food until you’re unable to move and just feel spent.
To look back on times that have passed and feel nostalgic. This may be a term from 1979, but it’s apt for pretty much every generation.