What do you remember from the 1980's - rubicks cube, commodore 64, good summers, spitting image, thatcher era?

heres some of the stuff i can remember ie films, tv, toys, computers, hopefully some of them will trigger your thinking as im sure theres loads more

spitting image

only fools and horses

open all hours

dallas

night rider

a team

bullseye

dempsey & makepeace

knightmare

trapdoor

jamie and his magic torch

button moon

he-man

transformers

t-bag

adrian mole

our day out

amstrad

amiga

pac man

bermuda shorts

hologram t shirts

scalextric

subbuteo

beano

viz

free school milk

goonies

stand by me

neverending story

ferris buellers day off

superman

when the wind blows

rita sue and bob to

willy wonka and the chocolate factory

the snowman

police academy

ET

flight of the navigator

beverley hills cops

madonna

green goddess GMTV

wimbledon (tennis)

olympics

world cup

the nit nurse

conkering

apple picking

bonfire building and penny for the guy

halloween

the great storm (michael fish)

perm hairstyle (men & women, you know who you are)

football pools

teletext

ceefax

videos

saturday night tv

yuppies

i know a lot of these still exist today, but im sure it all seemed better back then, what do you think?

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
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    airwolf, streethawk, the grumbleweeds, cannon and ball, ra ra skirts, staypress trousers , pod shoes , kickers, fingerless gloves, luminous socks (green or orange) grifter bikes, astro wars, atari, rocky iv, top gun, red hand gang, champion the wonder horse in school holidays, flipper, puma g vilas, choose life t-shirts, the thin man from the boy from space(look and read) ghetto blasters, walkmans. good website "do you remember when" has loads of these things on inc pictures. edit- and fairy liquid bottles for waterfights.

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  • 1 decade ago

    Depeche Mode, Tears for Fears, HoJo, Cyndi Lauper, Oingo Boingo, Echo and the Bunnymen, Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark, The Smiths

    Candie's, Capezios, Member's Only

    boomboxes,

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    OK well it's Knight Rider for a start, then I remember shows like Manimal and Street Hawk ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CCItnKrXvMM

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    &feature=related ) Airwolf and Blue Thunder...

    I remember Howard Jones and Haircut 100.

    I remember flat-tops.

    I remember chinos and pastel jackets.

    I remember Sinclair ZX81 and Manic Miner/Chuckie Egg etc.on the 48K Spectrum.

    I also remember buying Brothers in Arms on CD

    I also remember Shakin' Stevens and his pink blazer.

    I also remember Look-in magazine with pullout centrefolds of Amazulu.

    Thx for the memories and there's more but I won't bore.

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  • 1 decade ago

    BMX

    mutual nuclear destruction policies. :-<

    fraggle rock.

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