Willow Turns 30 (And Quiz!)
Mar05

Willow Turns 30 (And Quiz!)

The 1988 fantasy flick, Willow, turns 30 this year. Along with heroism, babies, babes and sword fights, this movie really has it all. What do you remember about Willow? Do you recall how Willow first met Madmartigan? Do you remember what happened when the brownies bag hit Madmartigan in the nose? Relive the following Willow fun facts and make sure to take the Willow quiz to test your knowledge! The story was written by George Lucas,...

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Turning 30 – The Four Best Movies From 1988
Feb28

Turning 30 – The Four Best Movies From 1988

The 80s movies are people pleasers and will continue to be through the decades. If you can believe it, the 80s are almost entirely 30+ years old. These movies all came out in 1988 and are 30 years old this year. These are the four best movies of the year. Turning 30 – The Four Best Movies From 1988 Big Just a couple of kids playing games and buying toys. Big is such a fun movie. Josh gets his wish and becomes an adult. He gets...

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16 Things To Reminence About the Original Roseanne
Feb27

16 Things To Reminence About the Original Roseanne

Roseanne was a show about family and the typical issues we all deal with. The show revolved around family, money, kids, life and everything that comes with it. When the show wrapped in 1997, there were a few talks about making more episodes, but nothing ever panned out. That was until 2018 and bam, Roseanne is set to come out again this spring. To relive the fun of the first Roseanne, let’s take a look back at the 80s/90s sitcom with...

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The Games we Loved to Play in the 80s
Feb21

The Games we Loved to Play in the 80s

Family game nights with board games are going by the wayside. Recently, I did play a bunch while visiting friends but on the whole, people immerse themselves in all the media these days. During the 80s though, it was about the games. And what amazing games they had. The Games we Loved to Play in the 80s Battleship Did you know before the board game, Battleship, was first a pencil and paper game? After World War I, it was known and...

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Logos, From the 80s to Today
Feb20

Logos, From the 80s to Today

Who doesn’t love to see present time logos, from the old days. I know the 80s seems like it was just yesterday but it has been almost three full decades since the last year of the 80s. These throwbacks are still around today, but their logos looked different in the 80s than they do now and it’s safe to say in another 30 years, they will look different, too. Logos, From the 80s to Today MTV MTV debuted in 1981 and it’s still running...

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Like Totally 80s: The Earrings
Feb07

Like Totally 80s: The Earrings

When it comes to the earrings of the 80s, they’re just like the rest of the decade. That is to say big, bright, neon and still awesome. Like Totally 80s: The Earrings Hoops are still in and probably always will be. But for the rest of these looks, only time will tell. Hoop Earrings Hoop earrings are classic. Across the board, a good pair of hoops is a great look, no matter the outfit. For an 80s spin, neon hoops are perfect. To keep...

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1988 was 30 Years Ago and the Kids Had it Made
Jan30

1988 was 30 Years Ago and the Kids Had it Made

Kids in the 80s really had it all. Fun books, new shows, and all the greatest 80s video games that came off the presses. And 30 years ago in 1988, was no exception. 1988 was 30 Years Ago and the Kids Had it Made As a baby of the 80s and a kid in the 90s, I grew up with these fun things, too. Poor kids these days, all they get is Japanese anime, fidget spinners and (the awesome) retro throwbacks to the toys that made my childhood...

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80s Reboots: What’s Next (Or Should Be)?
Jan22

80s Reboots: What’s Next (Or Should Be)?

With all the recent reboots of 80s shows, it makes you wonder what else may be in the works. We’ve seen a redone Duck Tales, a new take on Full House with Fuller House, and Roseanne is set to run eight episodes this Spring. More 80s reboots? Yes please! 80s Reboots: What’s Next (Or Should Be)? If you could, what would you pick to be the next and newest 80s reboot? Here are three shows they really should bring back. The Wonder...

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Born in 1988: Six Celebrities Turning 30 Early This Year
Jan22

Born in 1988: Six Celebrities Turning 30 Early This Year

If you were born in 1988, then you’re turning 30 at some point this year (or you already did.) Are you an early 1988 baby? Let’s see which of your favorite celebrities are, too! Born in 1988: Six Celebrities Turning 30 Early This Year Rihanna has a birthday coming up and it’s a big one. As of February 20th, she will be 30 years old. Rihanna has sung her way to stardom and is worth over $230 million. Adele was 19 when she blew onto the...

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It’s True, Roseanne is Back and You Don’t Have to Wait Long to See it
Jan11

It’s True, Roseanne is Back and You Don’t Have to Wait Long to See it

It’s official, Roseanne is back! Ten years after the show originally aired on ABC, the network will have another 8 episodes, said to release this Spring. And fans are in for a couple surprises. It’s True, Roseanne is Back and You Don’t Have to Wait Long to See it The first thing being, what about Dan? People are feeling jarred about the whole situation. Is Dan dead? Is he still alive and well? Turns out he didn’t die...

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The Popcorn of the 80s and Today
Jan09

The Popcorn of the 80s and Today

If we had to pick the decade with the best movies, it would have to be the 80s. Whether you want comedies, holiday flicks or teen dramas, you can find in all in the in this great decade. And with movies, must come snacks. And with that being said, I know the first movie snack that “pops” into your head, is popcorn. Popcorn goes with movies like big everything goes with the 80s, it’s just how it is. And lucky for us, there were some...

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80s Gaming Consoles Transformed into Handheld Versions
Dec19

80s Gaming Consoles Transformed into Handheld Versions

As the holiday season is in its final stretch, we find ourselves looking at gifts for others. If you do happen to be an 80s fan and think that you deserve to treat yourself to a gift, you may want to check out these 80s gaming consoles that have been transformed into handheld versions. 80s Gaming Consoles Transformed into Handheld Versions Urban Outfitters is a store that some out say, caters to “hipsters.” However, while...

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Christmas Gifts for The 80s Fan on your List
Dec19

Christmas Gifts for The 80s Fan on your List

The holidays are here and with Christmas less than a week away, everyone is in full prep. And Christmas is for gifts, too. Check out these Christmas gifts for 80s lovers. If you’re an 80s lover like me, I know you would love to get a stocking full of 80s stuff and boxes full of 80s goods. Let’s start with the gift that keeps on giving and a great way to kick of the holiday season, movies! Christmas Gifts for The 80s Fan on your List:...

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Like Totally 80s: Where Are the Olsen Twins Now?
Dec05

Like Totally 80s: Where Are the Olsen Twins Now?

It was 30 years ago when the Olsen twins were thrust into the spotlight on the hit series Full House. It’s been said that they landed the gig because they were the only babies that didn’t cry. Well, their smiling faces sure served them well. Like Totally 80s: Where Are the Olsen Twins Now? Start on Full House At the young age of just six months, Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen were stars. Child labor laws restrict the amount of hours...

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Full House: The Year was 1987 and it was the Tanners First Thanksgiving
Nov13

Full House: The Year was 1987 and it was the Tanners First Thanksgiving

It’s been 30 years since Jesse, Joey, and Danny had their first Thanksgiving in Full House. This Thanksgiving was the first without the girls’ mom and Danny is Hell bent on making it perfect. Full House: The Year was 1987 and it was the Tanners First Thanksgiving Full of holiday angst, sadness, and a Traditional turkey dinner, it was the first holiday the Tanners spent together. Danny starts the day waking up Jesse and Joey to help...

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