Quite a Feet — The Rabbit’s Foot
Jan18

Quite a Feet — The Rabbit’s Foot

There were so many hot accessories in the 1980s: everything from ribbon...

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You Mean These 80s Performers Have Died?
Jan14

You Mean These 80s Performers Have Died?

Though far from a product of the 1980s, David Bowie certainly made an...

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The TV Specials of Christmas Past
Dec09

The TV Specials of Christmas Past

Christmas in the 80s was the best! We had giant unruly trees heavily adorned...

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Interview With Kate Reigstad, Author of Fast Forward
Dec07

Interview With Kate Reigstad, Author of Fast Forward

The editorial team at LT80s loves a good 80s read. So, you can imagine my...

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80s Holiday Gift Guide
Nov23

80s Holiday Gift Guide

Hey 80s lovers, do you know it’s Christmas time at all? We do! Once again...

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The Mask Makes It — Halloween Costumes of the 1980s
Oct26

The Mask Makes It — Halloween Costumes of the 1980s

There was so much to love about Halloween in the 80s. The horror movies, the...

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Stairway to Heaven and the Last Dance Desperation
Oct22

Stairway to Heaven and the Last Dance Desperation

Donna Summers may have sung about the “last dance, the last chance for love,”...

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Q&A with with Susannah Gora, Author of “You Couldn’t Ignore Me If You Tried: The Brat Pack, John Hughes, and Their Impact on a Generation”
Sep23

Q&A with with Susannah Gora, Author of “You Couldn’t Ignore Me If You Tried: The Brat Pack, John Hughes, and Their Impact on a Generation”

If you love the 1980s — and if you found your way to this website, you...

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Q&A with Dave Kinzer, Author of “The 80s Music Compendium”
Sep15

Q&A with Dave Kinzer, Author of “The 80s Music Compendium”

I just had the pleasure of reading the new book by Dave Kinzer, “The 80s...

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6 Toys Teens of the 80s had in the 70s
Sep11

6 Toys Teens of the 80s had in the 70s

Before we were teenagers in the 80s, before Aquanet, MTV, new Coke, and bomber...

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Freedom Rock
Aug26

Freedom Rock

Television shows of the late 70s/early 80s were slightly obsessed with the...

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Happy Birthday, John Stamos!
Aug19

Happy Birthday, John Stamos!

There are a handful of ‘80s celebrities who look just as good today, maybe...

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We Got the Beat – Teen Beat and Tiger Beat Magazines
Aug17

We Got the Beat – Teen Beat and Tiger Beat Magazines

I’ve always been big on magazines. I love lip gloss magazines like Glamour and...

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Return of the Original – Original New York Seltzer
Aug06

Return of the Original – Original New York Seltzer

There were so many 80s beverages that made an impression on my young life –...

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Q*bert Fever!
Jul20

Q*bert Fever!

When I was younger there were a few choice video games that I was drawn to...

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