AUGUST 6, 1982
AT THE MOVIES, E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial continues to phone home a box office record ($399.8 million) in the making. IN MUSIC, Survivor’s cornball power ballad ”Eye of the Tiger,” from Rocky III, is champ of the Billboard singles chart. IN BOOKSTORES, Jane Fonda’s Workout Book continues flexing at No. 1 on the New York Times best-seller list. MEANWHILE… Little House on the Prairie’s Merlin Olsen prepares for induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, thanks to his prowess as an L.A. Rams defensive tackle — not his ability to drop-kick Michael Landon.