I Was Born In the 80s

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    The Good Ol' Days

    For adults I think the 80s were about big hair bands, Magnum PI, and I don't know what else... But for me it was about Joe McIntyre (one of the Boston fab 5), Debbie Gibson, Dirty Dancing, slap braclets, and neon colored everything! *No shame in my game...I still have one of...
    orchid00 orchid00
    26-30, F
    Jan 13, 2013

    The Comparison. I was born in the Easter Monday

    in 1983. There were a really difficult times. We were living under a martial law set by socialistic authorities, which govered in this time in my state. As a baby I could observe all revolutions which took places in 1989 including collapse of a Berlin Wall, the reconstruction of...
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    1 Response May 10, 2014


    I was born in 1986. I find that I love a lot of things from that time period.
    LylaRocks LylaRocks
    26-30, F
    Jan 29, 2012

    I was born in 1984. Ugh,

    that means I turn 30 in August! But I like being in my 20s! NOOOOooooooo!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! D'x
    Whoami30 Whoami30
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Apr 2, 2014

    I'm a 80's baby, but the 90's was the best,

    who else remembers the 90 as the best years in their life.
    Original23 Original23
    26-30, M
    Aug 11, 2014


    I was born in 1982. I don't remember a whole lot from the 80's because I spent most of my childhood, from seven to seventeen, in the 90's, but I do remember some of it. I especially remember the terrible fashion lol. I remember my two older cousins wearing spandex pants while...
    lyricalongings lyricalongings
    31-35, F
    Apr 4, 2010


    I was born in Feb '89! guess they saved some of the best for last lol.
    lostprophet lostprophet
    22-25, F
    Dec 26, 2009
    OkamiLeilah OkamiLeilah
    26-30, F
    1 Response Sep 2, 2015


    1984 The Aids Virus is identified it is not the worldwide problem it is today. Following on from the PC Apple releases the Macintosh computer. Following the Widespread Famine in Ethiopia many of the top British and Irish USSR pop musicians join together under the Name Band Aid...
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    Jul 24, 2011

    A Big Round of Applause For the 80's! Lol

    i was born january 1980. so i'm one of the very first 80's kids! lol what wonderful carefree days they were! out all day and only coming home for tea when it got dark, roller skating as opposed to roller blading, apple and cola flavoured hubba bubba! making dens and forts etc...
    bishbashbosh bishbashbosh
    26-30, F
    Jun 26, 2008
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