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Re: 80's Talk (November 20, 2007 9:29 PM)
Posted by: Rayna Gorowitz

>You knew what Willis was \"talkin\'
>\'bout.\"
>You know the profound meaning of \"Wax on,
>Wax off.\"
>You can name at least half of the members of the
>elite \"Brat Pack.\"
>You know that another name for a keyboard is a
>\"Synthesizer.\"
>You\'ll always hold a special place in your heart
>for \"Back to the Future.\"
>You wanted to be a Goonie (\"Goonies never
>say die.\")
>You knew \"The Artist\" when he was
>humbly called \"Prince.\"
>You ever wore fluorescent socks or electric blue
>Jumbo cords....
>You could breakdance, or wished you could.
>You know who Max Headroom is.
>You had a crush on one of the Coreys (Haim or
>Feldman).
>You actually thought \"Dirty Dancing\"
>was a REALLY good movie.
>You have heard of \"Garbage Pail Kids\"
>(and perhaps still have a collection of them).
>Partying \"like it\'s 1999\" seemed SO far
>away.
>You remember the days that hooking your computer
>into your TV wasn\'t an expensive option that
>required gadgets - it was the ONLY WAY to use your
>computer!
>You\'ve recently horrified yourself by using any
>one of the following phrases:
>\"When I was younger\"
>\"When I was your age\"
>\"You know, back when...\"
>\"What the HECK is this noise on the
>radio?\"
>\"Just can\'t (fill in the blank) like I used
>to\"
>You used to hold in your head the thought that
>all those gold chains on Mr. T actually looked
>kinda cool and the thought that Mr. T made
>millions seemed rational to you at the time.
>You remember when film critics raved that no
>movie could ever possibly get better special
>effects than those in the movie TRON.
>You think thirty is not that old afterall
>You remember any or all of the following: Musical
>Youth, New Kids on the Block, Haircult 100, Durran
>Durran, Weird Science, Breakfast club...
>Think of any more? Submit them at
>http://www.maggiethatcher.com/if.html
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