I would certainly put those psychadelic furs in the mediocre bin. Ive never heard of them so I dont have any bad memories of socieal events (like Chais "team building workshops" which always had wine and cheese socials and then barroom dancing later. Really suuuucked if you lived through the 80's as an employee.
I was teaching and also working and both of the endeavors had the really dumb "tream building", "Interdisciplanary research goals" "Meyers Briggs Bullshit" and frequent income analyses brainstormings that required us to go away to places like Atlantic City, or Orlando.
The music was a constant ear worming torture that defined the times. Sitting at a gas station listening to "Dont woorry be happy" for the 10 billionth time or some inane Village People or the BAngles "Manic Monday" diddy introduced by overcoffeed dj's on AM radio.
It was the decade that Howard Stern began to collect radiohead zombies.
An we still had to worry about the Soviet Union because our president was already senile and would threaten to bomb them .