Time Capsule: August 2, 1991
AT THE MOVIES, Charlie Sheen pilots his Top Gun spoof, Hot Shots!, to a first place, $10.9 million bow. IN MUSIC, Bryan Adams’ “(Everything I Do) I Do It for You,” from Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, steals the top spot on the Billboard singles chart. ON TV, Roseanne Barr’s eponymous sitcom grabs the week’s highest ratings. MEANWHILE…shortly after forfeiting her 60 Minutes gig due to producers’ refusal to let her remain a part-time staffer, Meredith Vieira gives birth to a baby boy. She would ultimately land on ABC’s estrogen-laden gabfest The View.