the last starfighter

This Modern Trailer For ‘The Last Starfighter’ Will Have You Dreaming Of A Remake

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A YouTube user made a modern trailer for the 1984 SciFi classic 'The Last Starfighter' and it is awesome.

david letterman

What We Learned Watching David Letterman Interview Andre The Giant On His Show In 1984

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Andre The Giant was a guest on David Letterman's NBC late night show. The resulting interview is wonderful.

CAPTAIN AMERICA

‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’ Gets A Badass ’80s B-Movie Trailer

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Everyone who hails HYDRA best look out, because Steve Rogers is back for revenge in an over-the-top hilarious '80s B-movie style mashup.

#Video Games

Save Your Quarters And Play Over 900 Classic Arcade Games For Free On Your Computer

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Taking a trip down memory lane has never been cheaper thanks to this collection of more than 900 free arcade games.

Teens React

In The Latest ‘Teens React’ Video, Teens Comment On The Terrible Fashion Of The ’80s

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Watching a bunch of teens reacting to the fashion of the 1980s will predictably make you feel old as dirt.

#Food

Get Out Of The Way Billy Fourth-Grader, Pizza Hut’s Book-It For Adults Is Here

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Register and get yourself a free pizza, just like when you were in the 4th grade.

#Cover Songs

Ryan Adams Can Sing The Hell Out Of Foreigner’s ‘I Want To Know What Love Is’

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On a recent visit to NPR's World Café, Ryan Adams played a pretty awesome cover of the 1984 Foreigner hit, 'I Want To Know What Love Is.'

STEPHEN KING

Every Ridiculous, Terrifying ’80s Stephen King Movie, Definitively Ranked

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Stephen King's '80s movies are his greatest gift to the world, so here's a ranking in honor of his recent birthday.

the 80s

This 1981 ABC News ’20/20′ Report On The Rise Of Rap Music Is Equal Parts Fascinating And Hilarious

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This actually may be mainstream America's introduction to rap/hip-hop music, and for that alone it belongs in a time capsule.

SUMMER SCHOOL

The Most Important Lessons We Learned From Mr. Shoop In ‘Summer School’

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For Mark Harmon's 63rd birthday, we celebrate the 1987 comedy hit 'Summer School.'

#NETFLIX

A Very Mature Response To The Worst Netflix Reviews For ‘Big Trouble In Little China’

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Twenty-eight years ago today, 'Big Trouble in Little China' hit theaters. Let's celebrate by responding to bad Netflix reviews.

#CONAN

Check Out Conan’s Appearance In This Awesomely Bad ’80s Training Video

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Conan unearthed this very early appearance in a training video for the National Association of Music Merchants as the worst customer ever.

#the 90s

The Saturday Morning Slow Jam Version Of The ‘Gummi Bears’ Theme Is Magical

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Every Saturday, Scott Bradlee reinterprets a cartoon theme song as a slow jam. This time the magic and mystery of 'Gummi Bears' is explored.

#Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

It’s Time To Admit The Cartoons Of Our Youth Were Terrible

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The cartoons of our youth are fondly remembered... but that doesn't mean they're any good.

the 80s

Watch Kevin Bacon Lash Out At Millennials For Not Understanding The 80s

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Kevin Bacon takes time out of his day to explain the 80's to Millennials. All hail Bacon!

TMZ

The Hall & Oates Classic ‘Rich Girl’ Was Actually About A Guy. So What Else Are They Hiding?

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After TMZ blew the lid off the real meaning of the Hall & Oates song 'Rich Girl,' our investigators dug deep to find the meanings of their other hits.

#ART

‘Star Wars ’80s High School’ Imagines Star Wars As A John Hughes Movie

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"What if Star Wars were set in a '80s high school?" That's the question artist Denis Medri asked himself.


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