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The 9 Cartoon Intros from the 80s We’re Most Thankful For (and Why)

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The 80s were the best decade to grow up in. We celebrate their bounty by looking back at yet another treasure that made the decade great: the cartoon opening themes.

Power Ranking the Plentiful Pop Culture Acronyms of the 80s

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From ALF to KITT, we’ve power-ranked the pop culture acronyms of the 80s, and now you please read it.

Growing Up is Hell: 10 Things that ‘Just Aren’t the Same Anymore’

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Nowadays, you can’t just grab someone and throw them in a pool without risking $100s in electronics. What other things ‘just aren’t the same’ anymore?

20 Things You Forgot You Had as a Kid

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How many of these things did you (or someone you know) have?

Let’s Break Down the Radio Shack 80s Tribute Super Bowl Ad

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Here are a few Radio Shack 80s ad gifs that feature the action from start to finish. It truly is a whirlwind of nostalgia.

He-Man and She-Ra Confuse Pat Sajak in the 1985 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

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Courtesy of our friend and resident He-Man spotter @Count_Marzo, let’s give thanks for this clip from the 1985 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. It features a Masters of the Universe float, which includes Castle Grayskull and the Crystal Castle (which Pat Sajak calls “Crystal Palace” – also the name of a nice family restaurant by the […]

The 50 Sexiest People Born in 1985

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This list will serve as a companion to our Podcast Episode #85, in which we celebrate all things 1985. Mint!

That Time Dreyfuss Held Up Production of ‘Empty Nest’ Because He Had the Hiccups

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The hiccups were a “loud, belching sound” – would you expect anything less from Dreyfuss? Dude was a SHOWMAN.

That Time Zartan Dressed Up as Man-At-Arms and Kicked All the Asses

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The promoters of RetroCon recently announced that Zack Hoffman would be a special guest at the 2014 version of their event.