Hello, hello and welcome to 8 for the '80s! In
this column, we'll be sharing eight topical links, videos, and memes
from the worlds of film, music, television, celebrity, art, toys,
fashion, technology, pop culture, and beyond, all filtered through a
totally bitchin' '80s perspective.
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Another week, another batch of '80s links, as collected from Internet
points both big and small.
1. Depeche Mode has announced a string of
US tour dates for summer 2013. No Portland or Seattle show as
2. 14 classic record covers refreshed with superheroes.
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Dune meets The Dude in a new t-shirt mashup.
4. You must watch this faux trailer for 1985's
Real Genius, recut
in the style of M. Knight Shyamalan. It's a moral imperative.
5. National Lampoon's
will be rebooted later this year.
6. The actor that portrayed Sloth in
The Goonies also
modeled for Playgirl? The actor that portrayed Sloth in The Goonies
also modeled for Playgirl! (NSFW)
7. Here's a fan made poster for
The Empire Strikes Back.
8. Thomas Jefferson accessorized with knitted leg warmers.
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