“Maybe in the late eighties or early nineties something like that could have happened,” Sallee said.
He broke the biggest nightlife scandal during nineties New York in a blind item.
The Japan Society unveils meditative new works by nineties Japanese Pop Art icon Mariko Mori.
By the nineties, a period of male-pattern chest baldness had entered pop culture.
In the nineties, “gay rights” came to mean “special rights,” which may be ridiculous, but which was a successful opposing frame.
Perhaps it was most clearly noticed after the deaths of Browning and Tennyson, in the late eighties and the early nineties.
In the nineties Frederick Sandys was one of its most familiar figures.
A good deal was in the way she'd been brought up—they weren't modern about the blisses of ignorance in the nineties.
The respect for the Sixties was an article of faith, a dogma of dogmas in the nineties.
All through the eighties and nineties this ecstatic campaign continued, always increasing in violence and effectiveness.
1857 as the years of someone's life between 90 and 99; 1848 as a decade of years in a given century; 1849 with reference to Fahrenheit temperature. See ninety.
Many still live who remember those days; if the old men cannot tell you the exact date, they will say: 'It were in the nineties;' (etc.) ["Chambers's Journal," Nov. 1, 1856]In Britain, the naughty nineties was a popular name 1920s-30s for the 1890s, based on the notion of a relaxing of morality and mood in contrast to earlier Victorian times. In U.S., gay nineties in reference to the same decade is attested from 1927, and was the title of a regular nostalgia feature in "Life" magazine about that time.
The long, dreary blue-law Sunday afternoons were periods of the Nineties which no amount of rosy retrospect will ever be able to recall as gay, especially to a normal healthy boy to whom all activities were taboo except G. A. Henty and the bound volumes of Leslie's Weekly of the Civil War. [Life, Sept. 1, 1927]