Why My ’80s Childhood Was Radical, Dudes! (via Prawn And Quartered)

If you remember the Eighties – and, let’s face it, who doesn’t? Even the kids born in the nineties rave about how cool the eighties were… – then have a look at the blog linked below that I found as I randomly browsed the web this evening while watching Horizons on BBC iPlayer, in which they questioned reality.

Sitting here watching that show, browsing this blog and drinking a Bacardi and Coke, I found myself wondering what reality is too…!

And seriously, is it really twenty five years since the Challenger shuttle disaster? I can remember that one as clear as if it just happened…

Why My '80s Childhood Was Radical, Dudes! “Be excellent to each other.” “Party on, dudes!” ~from Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure (1989) I love it when a decade comes together! Seriously, I felt the ’80s nostalgia pretty bad this week. It was the 25th anniversary of the Challenger tragedy. At the time, I was a precocious seven, and pretty annoyed that my cartoon shows were pre-empted for news coverage. I know better now, of course, and my heart is with those who lost loved ones on that … Read More

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  1. Thanks for the repost. Glad you enjoyed it!

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