Who Were the Top Teen Idols of the 1980s?

Ah, the 80s. It was a time when walls were absolutely covered in posters and all the teen idols looked really young. For teenagers then, the most important quality in their idols was an unmistakable aura of goodness and innocence. That’s not to say that looks weren’t important—they were, believe me—but for teenagers, what they […]
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Popular Foods from the 1980’s

When you think about the 1980s, often it’s all about fashion (neon and shoulder pads), music (Michael Jackson, Madonna, and new wave), and films (the John Hughes oeuvre). But quite a few of us do remember some signature food items from the 1980s. And like a few 80s items, some of these things can really […]
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Top 7 Movies of the 1980’s

When it comes to the 80s, it was the feel good films that made truckloads of money. This shouldn’t come as a surprise. After all, this was the era when people considered pastel and neon shades to be cool!   Here are the top 7 movies of the 80s:   E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial This is […]
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Popular Pastimes of the 1980’s

For a lot of kids today, the 1980s seemed like the Dark Ages. There were no Internet, people used typewriters all the time, and there were no smartphones. So just what the heck did people do for fun during those times?   Actually, for many people who lived through the 80s, it was a decade […]
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