You know you were an 80's OR 90's kid when...

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    Mar 17, 2011 7:59 AM GMT
    You Know You Grew Up In the 80's & 90s if (some apply to just females some apply to just males and some apply to both):
    1. You've ever ended a sentence with the word SIKE.
    2. You can sing the rap to the Fresh Prince of Bel-Air and can do the Carlton
    3. You know that "WOAH" comes from Joey on Blossom
    4. If you ever watched "Fraggle Rock"
    5. It was actually worth getting up early on a Saturday to watch cartoons.
    6. You wore a ponytail on the side of your head.
    7. You got super-excited when it was Oregon Trail day in computer class at school.
    8. You made your mom buy one of those clips that would hold your shirt in a knot on the side.
    9. You played the game "MASH"(Mansion, Apartment, Shelter, House)
    10. You wore stonewashed Jordache jean jackets and were proud of it.
    11. You know the profound meaning of " WAX ON , WAX OFF"
    12. You wanted to be a Goonie.
    13. You ever wore fluorescent clothing. (some of us...head-to-toe)
    14. You can remember what Michael Jackson looked like before his nose fell off and his cheeks shifted.
    15. You have ever pondered why Smurfette was the only female smurf.
    16. You took lunch boxes to school...and traded Garbage Pailkids in the schoolyard.
    17. You remember the CRAZE, then the BANNING of slap bracelets.
    18. You still get the urge to say "NOT" after every sentence.
    19. You thought your childhood friends would never leave because you exchanged handmade
    friendship bracelets.
    20. You owned Pokemon cards but you didn’t play.
    21. You ever owned a pair of Jelly-Shoes.
    22. After you saw Pee-Wee's Big Adventure you kept saying "I know you are, but what am I?"
    23. You remember "I've fallen and I can't get up"
    24. You remember going to the skating rink before there were inline skates.
    25. You have ever played with a Skip-It.
    26. You remember boom boxes and walking around with one on your shoulder like you were all that.
    27. You remember watching both Gremlins movies.
    28. You thought Doogie Howser/Samantha Micelli was hot.
    29. You remember Alf, the lil furry brown alien from Melmac.
    30. You remember New Kids on the Block when they were cool...and don't even flinch when
    people refer to them as "NKOTB"
    31. You knew all the characters names and their life stories on "Saved By The Bell," The
    ORIGINAL class.
    32. You know all the words to Bon Jovi - SHOT THROUGH THE HEART.
    33. You just sang those words to yourself.
    34. You still sing "We are the World"
    35. You tight rolled your jeans.
    36. You owned a bannana clip.
    37. You remember "Where's the Beef?"
    38. You used to (and probably still do) say "What you talkin' 'bout Willis?"
    39. You're still singing shot through the heart in your head, aren't you!


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    Movies & Shows:

    Seinfeld, The Simpsons, MTV, Friends.
    The Lion King, Star Wars Episode 1: The Phantom Menace, and Titanic.

    Hobbies & Toys:
    Tamagotchi, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Beanie Babies, and the Furbies

    Artists:
    N'Sync, New Kids on the Block, Madonna, Celine Dion, Mariah Carey, Britney Spears, Spice Girls, backstreet boys.

    Videogames (COPY AND PASTED from a 90's website):
    Super Mario World, Pokémon Red and Blue Versions, Pokémon Yellow Version, Super Mario 64, The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time, Gran Turismo, Mario Kart 64, Half-Life, Super Mario Kart, Tomb Raider series, Metal Gear series, Final Fantasy, Crash Bandicoot series, Street Fighter II, Spyro the Dragon series, Myst, Commander Keen series, Test Drive series, Monkey Island, Civilization, Fifa 97, Fifa 98, Fifa 99, Dune series, Mortal Kombat series, Warcraft series, Rayman series, Duke Nukem 3D, Tekken series, StarCraft, Unreal series, Counter-Strike, and the Sonic the Hedgehog series.

    Fashion:
    The Rachel, Jennifer Aniston's hairstyle on the hit show Friends, became a cultural phenomenon with millions of women copying it worldwide.
    Mom jeans were popular.
    Tucking in your shirt was always done for men and women.

    Inventions:
    DVD was invented!

    Anime:
    Sailor Moon, DragonballZ, Pokemon.

    Images:

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  • tuffguyndc

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    Mar 17, 2011 5:53 PM GMT
    lol dude, this is by far the best thread I have come across in a long time. ha ha ha this was hilarious. I am embarrassed to say that I could relate to most of the things you mentioned in this thread. I still wonder why smurfette was the woman in the whole village and why none of them ever hookedup with her
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    Mar 17, 2011 5:57 PM GMT
    Awww...so cute.

    All my faves on there:

    Britney, Mariah, Titanic, The Lion King, first time I watched a DVD (WOW LOOK AT THAT QUALITY!), NOT...lmfao
  • Hammer89

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    Mar 17, 2011 6:01 PM GMT
    "Shot through the heart and you're to blame, darling you give love a bad name!"
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    Mar 17, 2011 6:02 PM GMT
    haha that made me laugh. all true!
  • soccerboi21

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    Mar 17, 2011 6:09 PM GMT
    Fuck..... you made me LMAO at 38..... I was still singing it...

    btw you forgot the Spice girls..... "if you wanna be my lover"
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    Mar 17, 2011 6:13 PM GMT
    You know you're OLD when the decade you grew up in is the THEME Party at your local gay bar! icon_lol.gif
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    Mar 17, 2011 6:14 PM GMT
    Sweet Dreams Are Made of This.... icon_cool.gif
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    Mar 17, 2011 6:19 PM GMT
    Pogs
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    Mar 17, 2011 6:29 PM GMT
    Don't forget the Golden Girls and the Great Ronald Reagan.
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    Mar 17, 2011 6:34 PM GMT
    Undergrads no longer get jokes that reference The Simpsons. icon_confused.gif
  • matt13226

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    Mar 17, 2011 6:34 PM GMT
    What the heck game is MASH never heard of it?

    when you wore jeans in different colors like purple yeah that right i had a pair of purple jeans laugh it up
  • tuffguyndc

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    Mar 17, 2011 6:37 PM GMT
    matt13226 saidWhat the heck game is MASH never heard of it?

    when you wore jeans in different colors like purple yeah that right i had a pair of purple jeans laugh it up
    i had a pair of red, blue, white, yes i said, black, and green. i have you beat. do not forget duran duran and who can forget tribe called quest
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    Mar 17, 2011 6:39 PM GMT
    the lion kind stands as the most epic disney movie evericon_biggrin.gif
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    Mar 17, 2011 6:44 PM GMT
    tuffguyndc saidlol dude, this is by far the best thread I have come across in a long time. ha ha ha this was hilarious. I am embarrassed to say that I could relate to most of the things you mentioned in this thread. I still wonder why smurfette was the woman in the whole village and why none of them ever hookedup with her


    sorry to break it to you, but smurfette was a drag queen.
  • tuffguyndc

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    Mar 17, 2011 6:45 PM GMT
    Corvin saidthe lion kind stands as the most epic disney movie evericon_biggrin.gif
    yes it was and it was very funny too
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    Mar 17, 2011 6:48 PM GMT
    tuffguyndc said
    Corvin saidthe lion kind stands as the most epic disney movie evericon_biggrin.gif
    yes it was and it was very funny too

    Hankuna Matataicon_biggrin.gif
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    Mar 17, 2011 6:51 PM GMT
    Corvin saidthe lion kind stands as the most epic disney movie evericon_biggrin.gif


    i cried
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    Mar 17, 2011 6:58 PM GMT
    S-s-s-s
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    Dance-dance-dance-dance

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    Mar 17, 2011 7:00 PM GMT
    new wave ruled MTV and they actually made funny teenage comedies like Fast Times, Back to School, 16 candles, Breakfast Club, Heathers
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    Mar 17, 2011 7:01 PM GMT
    HeartRobb saidS-s-s-s
    A-a-a-a
    F-f-f-f
    E-e-e-e
    T-t-t-t
    Y-y-y-y
    Safe-safe-safe-safety
    Dance-dance-dance-dance




    HAHAHAHA YEEEEEEEESSS!!!!! icon_biggrin.gif
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    Mar 17, 2011 7:11 PM GMT
    HeartRobb saidS-s-s-s
    A-a-a-a
    F-f-f-f
    E-e-e-e
    T-t-t-t
    Y-y-y-y
    Safe-safe-safe-safety
    Dance-dance-dance-dance




    My god!!!!

    It drove me nuts in school.....


  • HndsmKansan

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    Mar 17, 2011 7:18 PM GMT
    You can tell your an 80's kid when you remember seeing Madonna's videos for the first time in school... and they were her first videos as a new artist.

  • eddieross69

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    Mar 17, 2011 7:26 PM GMT
    I still use the phrase "Gag me" outside of the bedroom.
    Totally.
    For sure.
  • OJ89

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    Mar 17, 2011 7:37 PM GMT
    I still watch Dragonball Z and Pokemon.
    Just never seemed to grow out of it! icon_biggrin.gif