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Your new favorite #80s pop culture blog. Also check out the new RD80s podcast and the flash games arcade!
Your new favorite #80s pop culture blog. Also check out the new RD80s podcast and the flash games arcade!

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The 6 Best Game Show Mascots from the '80s
I've always been a fan of game shows and the '80s were packed with some of the best. Whether it was network shows that aired in the morning or kids games in the late afternoon, I was always ready to play along. I remember when the USA network also ran a blo...

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Recurrent Events Update: 'Escape From New York' Remake Lands Original Director, 'Ghostbusters' on Playstation VR, Netflix Motley Crue Biography
Welcome to the Recurrent Events weekly news update for retro pop culture headlines, links, videos, and more! This week marked the 4th crossover event for The 80s League and I really had fun coming up with my favorite (or most-hated as a kid)  #80sMovieVilla...

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Review: Super Mario Run For Android
Super Mario Run is finally available for Android and you can find it now in the Google Play store . Apple users, who have been playing since Dec 15, also received a 2.0 upgrade today allowing for more of the game to be played for free. According to Tech Cru...

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Watch Mr. T Cha Cha to the A-Team Theme on DWTS
Mr. T is on the 24th season of Dancing with the Stars and performed for the first time last night. His partner Kym Johnson is a 2-time DWTS champion so he will get all the training he needs for the upcoming dance war. Going back to his '80s roots, the coupl...

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Pop Culture Vitamins That Made Us Strong With the '80s
Back in the '80s, we kids got a heavy dose of healthy marketing. Each cereal commercial was always "part of this complete breakfast" no matter how much sugar it contained. We were also bombarded with all those PSAs on healthy foods reminding us " don't knoc...

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My Most-Hated Movie Villains as an '80s Kid
My first experience with watching movies both in the theater and at home was in the early to mid '80s. As a kid, I migrated to the blockbusters most of the time mainly because they marketed to me through toys, video games, food, and even soundtracks. When I...

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Recurrent Events Update: 'Super Mario Run' Android Debut Next Week, 'Beauty and the Beast' TV Show At 30, New DMC Solo Album
Welcome to the Recurrent Events weekly news update for retro pop culture headlines, links, videos, and more! I've still got G.I. Joe on the brain as I'm nearing the end of my G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero series rewatch. I've got a couple more articles dra...

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4 Underrated Couples from the 'G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero' TV Series
I've recently been rewatching the original  G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero series and noticed several couples that I think are underrated. What do I mean by "underrated?" Consider the power couples that were developed early in the series like Flint and Lady...

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CMH Records Picks On Toto, Huey Lewis, Whitney with Bluegrass Versions of '80s Hits
CMH Records (Country Music Heritage) has released several albums in its Pickin' On series which features bluegrass interpretations of popular artists. Back in 2008,  Pickin' and Singin' the Biggest Hits of the 1980s covered some of the most beloved artists ...

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Memory Jogger Podcast Episode 7: School Stories
Episode 7 of Memory Jogger is an extensive trip back to our school days. We take a mental tour of our school, telling stories from every classroom, the cafeteria, and outdoors. Even though our experience was from a private school perspective, we hope you'll...
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