Bloomberg’s Stephanie Ruhle Does ‘Live’ Update From 1985

By Mark Joyella 

Bloomberg GO anchor Stephanie Ruhle marked “Back to the Future Day” on the network’s recently-launched morning show with a “live market update” from October 21, 1985.

Wearing “vintage” clothes and standing next to a 1980’s-era Bloomberg terminal (the iconic terminal debuted in 1982), Ruhle reported the “latest” figures on unemployment, household income, and the markets:

Elsewhere, the morning show references to Back to the Future were everywhere, with NBC’s Today reuniting cast members Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd and Lea Thompson. Today also had the time-traveling DeLorean on the plaza outside:

Fox & Friends had Huey Lewis and a DeLorean, and co-host Brian Kilmeade dressed up as Marty McFly:

CBS This Morning looked back at the movie, and the predictions it got right about 2015:

ABC’s Good Morning America also graded the movie’s predictions–and had a DeLorean, though not one outfitted with a flux capacitor.

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