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.

west virginia

Drop Everything And Watch The ShowBiz Pizza Place Animatronic Band Play ‘Pop, Lock And Drop It’

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The ShowBiz Pizza Place animatronic band plays "Pop, Lock and Drop It" by Huey feat. Lil Bow Wow and T-Pain in this video we didn't realize we needed.

#kickstarter

Dinosaurs, Robots, And Vikings: 'Kung Fury' Is Already The Must-See Movie Of 2014

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The first trailer for '80s-style cheesefest action comedy 'Kung Fury' is here, and it's everything we could have asked for and more.

#Christmas

Must-Have Holiday Music: ‘Christmas With The Dallas Cowboys Legends’

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You can own the classic Dallas Cowboys Christmas albums from the 80s, even though the players would probably prefer you didn't.

#BREAKING BAD

Here’s Bryan Cranston Breaking Bad In An ’80s Atari Ad

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Before Bryan Cranston was breaking bad, he was in numerous '80s commercials, including this rocking ad for 'MegaForce' on the Atari in 1982. Radical!

#CONAN

‘This Is Awful': Conan O’Brien Reviews Classic Atari 2600 Games For Clueless Gamer (VIDEO)

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Conan O’Brien returns for another Clueless Gamer segment on 'Conan', mockingly reviewing several Atari 2600 games.

#BREAKING BAD

Bryan Cranston’s Cheesy 80s Commercials Provide Early Evidence Of His Extreme Versatility

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That Bryan Cranston is the best actor on TV should come as no surprise to anyone that's seen his cheesy 80's ads.

video

Video: This 1988 Fraternity Rush Song Is A Thing Of Beauty

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Entitled "Why Chi Phi?," this 1988 fraternity rush video from the University of Southern California is yet another reminder that the 80s were crazy.


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