10 Things that Make Children of the 80s Feel Really Old, and MUCH MORE!

by Howie Decker @HowardTheDeck on August 22, 2013

in Memorygasms

UnderScoopFire had a booth at RetroCon in Philadelphia on September 14. If we met, it was nice meeting you! Follow us on Twitter and we’ll follow back!

Check out these retro-rific posts in our archives or just check out our RETRO section:

Top 16 80s Cartoon Good Guy Leaders

20 Reasons Children of the 80s Thought Mustaches Were So Cool

The 7 Most Underrated NES Games

10 Things that Make Children of the 80s Feel Really Old

Did you know Col. Bluegrass opened a chain of western-themed Restaurants with Sundown from C.O.P.S.? –> Where Are They Now? The Silverhawks [HUMOR]

oh, and Quicksilver works for Enterprise now



He-Man Smells Trouble, Strollin’ Bowlin’ and Tomy Pocket Bots


G.I. Joe

What’s YOUR G.I. Joe Code Name? Use the G.I. Joe Code Name Generator!

The 50 Greatest G.I. Joe Characters of All Time

The 50 Greatest Cobra Characters of All Time

Cobra Commander’s Letter of Resignation

6 Classic G.I. Joe Character Redesigns You Might Have Missed

The 10 Best G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero Marvel Comic Book Covers

Check out our entire G.I. Joe section!



Podcast episodes

Episode #6 – Top 5 Cartoon and Toy Villains of the 80s

Episode #28 – George “The Animal” Steele

Episode #31 – John Moschitta Jr. (the Micro Machines Guy)

Episode #19 – From 80s Childhood ’til Now – Oh How Far We’ve Come

Episode #26 – G.I Joe


Don’t forget to enter our RetroCon Giveaway (even if you’re not going) sponsored by Tribute Action Figures!


Stay tuned for more coverage from RetroCon 2013!


Brian Morin August 22, 2013 at 10:56 pm

Holy crap, I almost forgot to pre-order my ticket! This post reminded me though, so thanks. See you guys there! Can’t wait.

MeisterShake August 23, 2013 at 1:58 am

I’ll think we’ll set our goals a little higher and try for Neil Ross. Reach high or don’t reach at all Man!

Lamar the Revenger August 23, 2013 at 12:05 pm

I agree with Meister Shake. But add Larry Hama & Marvel Transformer writer Bud Budaisky to the list too. Excited isn’t the word I’m feeling about this year.

OldSchool80s August 23, 2013 at 12:56 pm

Wish I lived closer and I could make it there. I’m sure it will be awesome. Say hi to Mayor Goldie!

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