ßří@ŋ WåŦ§øŃ (redjedi) wrote,
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Heh, takes me right back

Well I just had a plast from the past. Check out this little bit of our childhood (for those of us who grew up in the 80's):


YOU KNOW YOU GREW UP IN THE 80's IF-


1. You've ever ended a sentence with the word "PSYCHE." {oh yeah}

2. You watched the Pound Puppies. {religiously}

3. You can sing the rap to the "Fresh Prince of Belair" {not so much}

4. You wore biker shorts under your skirts and felt stylish. {not even}

5. You yearned to be a member of the Baby-sitters club and tried to start a club of your own. {more like, not}

6. You owned those lil Strawberry Shortcake pals scented dolls. {not as such}

7. You know that "WOAH" comes from Joey on Blossom {fer sher}

8. Two words: M.C. Hammer {Hammer Time!}

9. If you ever watched "Fraggle Rock." {trippy muppets}

10. You had plastic streamers on your handle bars. {red, white, and blue}

11. You can sing the entire theme song to "Duck Tales." {still can}

12. When it was actually worth getting up early on a Saturday to watch cartoons. {they were the BEST!}

13. You wore a ponytail on the side of your head. {not enough hair, but I did have a mullet}

14. You saw the original "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" on the big screen. {you know it!}

15. You got super-excited when it was Oregon Trail day in computer class at school. {the first american RPG}

16. You made your Mom buy one of those clips that would hold your shirt in a knot on the side. {not me}

17. You played the game "MASH" (Mansion, Apartment, Shelter, House) {yeah, I didn that}

18. You wore Jordache Jean jacket and you were proud of it. {didn't have the money for it}

19. L.A. Gear... {or British Knights}

20. You wanted to change your name to "JEM" in Kindergarten. {no, definitely no}

21. You remember reading "Tales of a fourth grade nothing" and all the Ramona books. {oh yeah}

22. You know the profound meaning of "WAX ON, WAX OFF" {Daniel-san}

23. You wanted to be a Goonie. {I AM a Goonie}

24. You ever wore fluorescent clothing. {had a hot pink fleece sweater straight from China}

25. You can remember what Michael Jackson looked like before his nose fell off... {yup, back in the days of 'Billy Jean' and 'Bad'}

26. You have ever pondered why Smurfette was the only female smurf. {she was hot}

27. You took Lunch Pails to school. {anything from Transformers to G.I. Joe}

28. You remember the CRAZE, then the BANNING of slap bracelets. {it was a school-wide travisty}

29. You still get the urge to say "NOT" after every sentence. {yeah... NOT!}

30. You remember Hypercolor T-shirts. {my favorite}

31. Barbie and the Rockers was your favorite band. {they can burn in hell for all I care}

32. You thought Sheera and He-Man should hook up. {except they were BROTHER AND SISTER! Star Wars anyone?}

33. You thought your childhood friends would never leave because you exchanged friendship bracelets. {almost, but not quite}

34. You ever owned a pair of jelly shoes. {nope}

35. After you saw Pee-Wee's Big Adventure you kept saying "I know
what you are, but what am I?" {the worst and best insult ever}

36. You remember "I've fallen and I can't get up" {hilarious... never got old... still funny}

37. You remember going to the skating rink before there were inline
skates. {yup, had a birthday party at one}

38. You ever got seriously injured on a Slip and Slide. {I call them battle scars}

39. You have ever played with a Skip-It. {was inept}

40. You had or attended a birthday party at McDonald's. {sadly}

41. You've gone through this list occasionally saying "Totally awesome" {totally awesome! I mean, yes}

42. You remember Popples. {i think so...}

43. "Don't worry, be happy" {wasn't Robin Williams in that music video?}

44. You wore like, EIGHT pairs of socks over tights with high top
Reeboks. {naw, Converse all-star high tops}

45. You wore socks scrunched down. {i was a maverick: I wore them pulled up, and I was seriously laughed at for it. And how, may I ask, do we wear them now? Pulled up! That's right. I'm a trend setter that one-one ever knew about.}

Ah nastalgia.
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