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Old 11-03-2003, 08:56 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default being 23, i thought that this was funny.

You know you were a Child of the 1980's when..



1. You were upset when She-ra, Princess of Power, and He-Man cancelled.

2. Snap bracelets were always getting you in trouble at school.

3. You played with "My Little Ponies".

4. Friendship bracelets were ties that couldn't be broken.

5. You've read Nancy Drew, The Hardy Boys, The Babysitters Club (Say

6. Hello to your friends!), or Sweet Valley High.

7. You know what Hypercolor is

8. You know all the words to "Ice Ice Baby".

9. You wanted to be The Hulk for Halloween.

10. You had a crush on one of the New Kids on the Block members.

11. You wanted to be on Star Search.

12. You can remember what Michael Jackson looked like before he had plastic
surgery.

13. Heaven forbid you wore one of those t-shirt rings or a scrunchi on one side
of your shirt during your youth.

14. You were styling with your french rolled pants.

15. You wore multiple pairs of socks in the middle of the summer just so you
could be "hip"

16. You had puff painted your own shirt at least once.

17. You owned a doll with 'Xavier Roberts' signed on it's butt. Cabbage Patch
Kids!

18. You know the profound meaning of "Wax on, Wax off"

19. You can remember watching Full House and Saved by the Bell for endless hours,
back when they were new episodes.

20. You have seen at least 10 episodes of Fraggle Rock.

21. You used to watch Strawberry Shortcake.

22. You hold a special place in your heart for "Back to the Future."

23. You always brought your sticker book to school

24. You have a collection of hackey-sacks

25. You know where to go if you "wanna go where everybody knows your name."

26. You wanted to be a Goonie. ("Goonies never say die.")

27. You knew "The Artist" when he was humbly called "Prince."

28. You even wore flourescent-neon clothing...

29. You could breakdance, or wished you could.

30. You remember when ATARI was a state of the art video game system.

31. You remember M.C. Hammer.

32. You can still sing the rap to "Fresh Prince of Bel Air".

33. How many of you can recite the theme to Duck tales?

34. You own any cassettes.

35. You owned a pair of L.A. Gear, Keds, or Converse tennis shoes.

36. You carried your lunch to school in a Gremlins or an ET lunchbox.

37. You have ever pondered why Smurfette was the ONLY female smurf. (And how
come Baby Smurf never grew up...)

38. My Little Pony, Gummy Bears, Transformers, You can't do that on Television,
Noozles, Punky Brewster, KIDS Incorperated, Maple Town, Captain Kangaroo,
Double Dare, and Hey Dude are familiar to you.

39. You ever had a Swatch Watch or a Doonie and Burke

40. You actually spent countless hours trying to perfect the "Care Bear
stare".

41. You had Wonder Woman or Superman underoos.

42. You thought that Transformers were more than meets the eye.

43. You spent hours in the basement building and re-building Lego cities.

44. Do Polly Pockets or Popples ring a bell?

45. Big wheels and bicycles with streamers were the way to go.

46. With your playschool record player you sang back up to Debbie Gibson.

47. "Party like it's 1999" seemed SO far away!!

48. You stayed up all night listening to Teddy Rupskin

49. Can we say Trapper Keeper?

50. Can you tell you how to get to Sesame Street?"

51. If you wanted to be on the AMERICAN GLADIATORS!!!

52. If you still have a crimper in your bathroom drawer

53. If you remember singing Amy Grants "Baby, Baby"

54. You owned a indiana jones hat

55. You had more than one Star Wars action figure

56. You loved your pink jeans and black stretch pants

57. Big loop earings

58. If you wanted to pick a lock with a toothbrush just like MacGyver

59. You wanted to travel through time on Quantum Leap

60. If you remember when rollerblades were the new thing

61. If you learned how to spell mouse from the Mickey Mouse Club theme song.

62. You felt like a big girl when your mom bought you GIRL TALK

63. You used to wear bright pink slip-ons and jelly shoes

64. You used to compare your little brother to Ferguson

65. You were scared of the Gremlins

66. You remember when Ren and Stimpy was a new show

67. When MTV was all about Rock Hard videos and BIG hair (first aired in 1981!!!)

68. Pee Wee's Play House...

69. Rainbow Brite

70. Fanny Packs (need I say more...)

71. If you can remember when you're "Kid Sister, Kid Sister" seemed
so tall...

72. G.I. Joes. "YO JOE!!!"

73. When Laser Tag was a cartoon.
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Old 11-03-2003, 09:06 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Default Re: being 23, i thought that this was funny.

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3. You played with "My Little Ponies".
56. You loved your pink jeans and black stretch pants
62. You felt like a big girl when your mom bought you GIRL TALK
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Old 11-03-2003, 09:49 PM   #3 (permalink)
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yeah and Ice used the lyrics "word to your mother" instead of "word to the mother" meaning the motherland africa, but since Ice was white he said your mother, haha.

i'm almost 25 and i remember most of these things. i cant beleive care bears and MacGyver is on the list. did you compile this list yourself shan?
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