Ultimate Trivia: How Well Do You Know the 1980s?

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Don’t you just miss the 1980s? Times were so much simpler. People still used landline phones, hung out at shopping malls, and everyone watched the same 5 TV shows. Kids basically raised themselves (according the films of the era, in which parents were fairly lax in supervision), and embarrassing moments didn’t live forever on the internet.

Test your 1980s knowledge with these pop culture moments that happened in January throughout the decade.


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Celebrate the biggest summer movies of the ’80s, when moviegoing morphed from mere entertainment to blockbuster events.

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