Tag Archives: 80s

Monday, September 16th, 2013

better call saul 80s sitcom

This is an edit that imagines Better Call Saul as a 80s series, complete with Miami Vice soundtrack. [VIA]

Monday, March 11th, 2013

spring break 1985

This is a flashback to spring break in Ft. Lauderdale back in 1985 – bikini contests and all.

Monday, February 11th, 2013

blue jump 80s mashup

This is a mashup of Van Halen, New Order, Duran Duran and Tears For Fears – so 80s-tastic.

Friday, September 7th, 2012

hoverboard test footage

Here is some test footage for the hoverboard scenes in “Back To the Future 2.” You can totally see the strings but I think it looks pretty cool out of context from the film scenery. [VIA]

Monday, July 9th, 2012

comedy gymnastics routine

This is a comedy gymnastics routine from gymnast Paul Hunt in 1988 in Los Angeles. Even though he is trying to be bad, he is still pretty good. [VIA]

Tuesday, June 19th, 2012

dial an ape

This is a commercial from 1983 for a 1-900 number where people could call up and listen to an orangutan talk to them. So that happened in the 80s.

Monday, June 18th, 2012

early 80s arcade video games

This is a clip from a show from the early 80s called “Wired In.” In it, you will find out about this new video game obsession and see cameos by Bill Murry and Lily Tomlin. See the whole video here.

Monday, May 14th, 2012

50 best very special episodes

This is a compilation of 50 of the best “very special” episodes of sitcoms – from “Diff’rent Strokes” to “Dinosaurs.” So much 80s up in here. [VIA]

Friday, May 11th, 2012

1984 skateboarding commercial

This is a commercial from 1984 for Rip City Skates in Santa Monica, California and their new decks featuring Raymond Pettibon illustrations and Black Flag iconography. Watch out for the guy in the mask.

Monday, April 2nd, 2012

if social were invented in the 80s

If you ever wondered what Twitter, Facebook, and even Draw Something were to look in the 80s, then you are in luck! Check out these 8-bit versions of some of the most popular sites/apps. [VIA]