80s nostalgia

6 Essential Parenting Lessons From ’80s Movies

I was a child of the ’80s (and part of the ’90s), which means I had plenty of exposure to what parenthood would really be like from iconic greats like…

Susan Finch |

Can Jem And The Holograms Make A Truly Outrageous Comeback With New Dolls From Hasbro?

Jem, the larger, cooler Barbie. At least to me she was. That’s why I’m so excited for this news. Hasbro has made a deal with Integrity Toys for a modern…

The Mary Sue |

Look! A “Full House” Reunion

Everywhere you look, there’s a face of somebody who needs you. Well, they don’t need you, more like we needed them back in the ’80s. Those were the days.Watching “Full…

Ami Angelowicz |

A Little Aerobics To Get Your Blood Pumping

Something most people don’t know about me: I grew up in an aerobics household. No, it wasn’t my mom who was into it, although, I occasionally joined her as she danced…

Ami Angelowicz |

When Your Favorite Obscure Television Show Comes To DVD: The “Rags To Riches” Edition

I have just heard the news that my very favorite obscure ’80s television show, “Rags to Riches,” is going to be released on DVD in June. This is like a…

Ami Angelowicz |

If Annie Is All Grown Up, That Means We Are Too

I may be over 30, but that doesn’t make me too old to  hold out hope for a Daddy Warbucks style adoption, right? So what if I own the “Annie”

Ami Angelowicz |

“Jem And The Holograms” Was Deeper Than We Thought

“Just because the show was for kids, I would never write down. I would write the kind of deep, rich story that I would like to watch – just trusting…

Ami Angelowicz |

My Obsession With “Jem And The Holograms”

“Jem and the Holograms” was my favorite television show as a kid. The show tells the story of Jerrica, a rich girl whose dad leaves her a record company when…

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Lisa Vanderpump Was In An ABC Video

I have a very soft spot in heart for ABC, the ultimate ’80s band in my mind. As a kid, I remember absolutely loving their video for the…

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“The Blues Brothers” And “Romancing The Stone” Getting Rebooted For TV Shows

For the past few years, ’70s TV shows like “Charlie’s Angels” and “Hawaii Five-O” have been the thing to reboot for TV shows. But now it feels like ’80s movies…

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