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Old 09-03-2001, 07:30 PM   #16
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Head Over Heels - Tears for Fears

I'll Melt With You - Modern English

The Walk - The Cure

Jumping Some Else's Train - The Cure

Jeanette - The English Beat

Lay Your Hands on Me - Thompson Twins

Mickey - Toni Basil (yes, i liked it)

Don't You Forget About Me - Simple Minds

Promised You a Miracle - Simple Minds

Grey Matter - Oingo Boingo

Sheila Take a Bow - The Smiths

Rumble in Brighton - Stray Cats

Synchronicity II - The Police

The Hungry Wolf - X

Christmas Wrapping - The Waitresses

The Wait - The Pretenders

(I had to make corrections on 2 of the song titles)

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Old 09-03-2001, 07:35 PM   #17
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Originally posted by pub crawler:

Don't You Forget About Me - Simple Minds
Thank you! I couldn't remember for the life of me who sang that song.

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Old 09-03-2001, 10:10 PM   #18
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LMAO pubcrawler - you could burn that list on a CD and sell it on late night TV, maybe retire early?

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Old 09-03-2001, 11:07 PM   #19
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Haha! Damn straight, Crzy! I could put together about 5 discs of good 80's music.
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Old 09-04-2001, 01:16 AM   #20
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Favourite 80's song....
Play That Funky Music? Was that 80's?

Apologies..some of these are Australia only, but most aren't...


You know you were a child of the 80's if...

*You remember snap bracelets getting you into trouble at school.

*You ever played with "My Little Ponies".

*You remember friendship bracelets - ties that couldn't be broken.

*You ever read Nancy Drew, The Hardy Boys, the Babysitters Club, or Sweet Valley High.

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

*You had a crush on one of the New Kids on the Block members,

*You remember the New Kids On The Block.

*You wanted to be on Star Search.

*You had Garbage Pal trading cards.

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

*You wore one of those t-shirt rings or a scrunchie on one side of your t-shirt during your youth.

*You wore french rolled pants or the ones with the zippers on the back of the legs.

*You have puff painted your own shirt at least once.

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

*You knew what Willis was "talkin' 'bout."

*You know the profound meaning of "Wax on, Wax off"!

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

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

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

*You hold a special place in your heart for "Back to the Future." ("Hydrate level four please")

*You remember Madonna in her cone stage.

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

*You even wore fluorescent-neon clothing...

*You could break dance, or wished you could.

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

*You remember M.C. Hammer, (and owned a pair of "hammer pants"!)

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

*How many of you can recite the theme to Duck! tales?

*You own any cassettes.

*You owned a pair of L.A . Gear, Keds, or Conversetennis shoes.

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

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

*Gummy Bears, Transformers, You can't do that on Television, Double Dare, and Ridgy Didge are familiar to you.

*You ever had a Swatch Watch or POP-Swatch.

*You actually spent countless hours trying to perfect the "Care Bear Stare".

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

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

*Do Polly Pockets or Popples ring a bell?

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

*With your playschool record player you sang back up to Debbie Gibson (she was SO cool!).

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

*You stayed up all night listening to Teddy Rupskin.

*Can you tell me how to get to ! Sesame Street?

*You still have a crimper in your bathroom drawer!

*You remember singing Amy Grant's "Baby, Baby".

*You had more than one Star Wars action figure.

*You loved your acid-wash jeans, black stretch pants and big loop earrings.

*You wanted to pick a lock with a toothbrush just like MacGyver.

*You wanted to travel through time on Quantum Leap.

*You had at least one Hypercolor shirt.

*You remember when rollerblades were the new thing.

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

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

*You used to wear bright pink slip-ons and jellyshoes.

*You were scared of the Gremlins.

*Your parents wouldn't let you watch The Simpsons because it was inappropriate.

*The Wonder Years was a part of your daily lifestyle.

*You had Hotwheel races down your street.

*Rainbow Brite...

*You remember when Bum Bags were cool! < BR>

*Did you keep your hot pink lipstick in a Caboodle?

*You could not get enough hair spray on those bangs (curled in a circle!)

*How many trolls did you have?

*Does "Heros in a half shell" mean anything to you?? (TURTLE POWER).

*Everything was rad, totally awesome, and tubular!!!

*You remember when the original Nintendo was the best $100 you could spend.

*You remember when Astro Boy was the Pokemon of the day.

*Do you know who killed Laura Palmer?

*Or were you not allowed to watch TV at that hour?

*You didn't quite know what those two grumpy old men in the Muppets were saying until the show was taken off air.

*When bubble skirts and ra-ra skirts were all the rave!

*When Kylie and Danni said 'goodnight Australia' on a weekly basis and later when you were embarrassed to say that you liked Kylie.

"Don't worry about the world ending today. It's already tomorrow in Australia."
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Old 09-08-2001, 02:22 AM   #21
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The Reflex - Duran Duran
Hell.... anything Duran Duran!

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