The Original Bad Girls of Rock & Roll – The Runaways

They were defiant, cool, unapologetic, and barely out of middle school. In the mid-1980s, my most prized possession was a vinyl copy of The Runaways 1976 self-titled debut album. The cover photo of glitter-clad Cherie Currie wielding a microphone was the most thrilling thing I’d ever seen. I propped it up on my desk and…