80 Totally Awesome Things From The '80s
With all of the nostalgia going on around here lately, I was inspired to come up with my own list of retro-awesomeness. If you grew up in the '80s, this list is for you.
Iconic '80s Characters That'll Bring You Back
The eighties are remembered for a lot of things, but no list would ever be complete without these pop cultural icons. Many of them have inspired present-day characters—and many are still present in some form as well.
From the B3ta challenge newkidstv
Crack out the finger paints and fairy liquid bottles and invent some new characters for the next generation to adore, in the tradition of Wombles, Teletubbies, Muppets etc. (Challenge suggested by fridgefreezer. Thanks to HappyToast for the FP illustration.)
Playdays - promotional badge (1997)
Playdays (known as Playbus until December 1989) was a BBC children’s television programme first aired from October 1988 to March 1997. The Playdays Magazine was a tie-in with the programme aimed at 2 to 7 year olds. First published in July 1990, its editorial content closely mirrored the TV episodes featuring all the main characters with puzzles and games. . References: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Playdays www.youtube.com/watch?v=aDY8IzlW4hg (Playdays opening signature song on YouTube)…
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