Best of the 80s TV Poll Gets It Mostly Right
Feb13

Best of the 80s TV Poll Gets It Mostly Right

Last Year Rolling Stone conducted a readers’ poll where it asked people...

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Is Small Wonder The Worst Sitcom Ever
Feb12

Is Small Wonder The Worst Sitcom Ever

While the 1980s had its share of sweet sitcom families the decade also...

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‘Pretty In Pink’ Returns to Theaters for Valentine’s Day 2016
Feb11

‘Pretty In Pink’ Returns to Theaters for Valentine’s Day 2016

If you were a fan of the 1986 romantic comedy Pretty In Pink and can’t...

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What 1980s Remakes Are Coming To Theaters and TVs?
Feb10

What 1980s Remakes Are Coming To Theaters and TVs?

In Hollywood, everything old is new again. That may not apply to Pamela...

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80s Dreamboat Andrew McCarthy
Jan26

80s Dreamboat Andrew McCarthy

Within the 1980s wonder that was The Brat Pack, there was a little something...

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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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Friday the 13th (1980)
Oct12

Friday the 13th (1980)

I love Halloween – love it, love it, love it. I love candy, I love pumpkins, I...

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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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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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Vacation: Two Enthusiastic Thumbs Up
Jul29

Vacation: Two Enthusiastic Thumbs Up

I’ve spent the last week leading up to today’s release of the new Vacation...

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Musical What-Ifs, Back to the Future Style
Jul28

Musical What-Ifs, Back to the Future Style

Before there was the Butterfly Effect, there was the McFly Effect. The Back to...

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‘Can’t Buy Me Love’s’ Amanda Peterson Dies at 43
Jul06

‘Can’t Buy Me Love’s’ Amanda Peterson Dies at 43

The star of one of the great movies of the 1980s, Can’t Buy Me Love, has...

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My Favorite Vacation – European Vacation
Jun23

My Favorite Vacation – European Vacation

Now don’t get mad at me right off the bat; the original Vacation movie...

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