's morbid fascination with its own seemingly inevitable destruction
in a nuclear war
spilled over into almost every pop culture
arena, especially the music video
viewers were treated to a slew of devastated cityscapes strewn with evil mutants
and battered guitars that somehow escaped the blasts that destroyed civilization
as we know it.
Billy Idol - "Dancing With Myself"
Scandal - "The Warrior"
KISS - "Lick It Up"
Tom Petty - "You Got Lucky"
The Police - "Synchronicity II"
Am I leaving anyone out?