80's child

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

*. Your first date took you to the roller rink and you held hands for "Couples Only" skate.
*. You wore a banana clip at some point in your youth.
*. You carried a big colored comb in your back pocket.
*. You know what "Push Up" ice cream is.
*. You know the profound meaning of "Wax on. Wax off".
*. You wanted to be a Goonie.
*. You know who Max Headroom is.
*. You ever wore fluorescent or neon clothing.
*. You could breakdance or wish you could.
* You wanted to dress like the Hulk or She-Ra at Halloween.
*. You believed the "By the power of Greyskull," you had the power.
*. Partying "like it was 1999" seemed sooo far away.
*. You thought that Transformers were more than meets the eye.
*. You wanted to be on Star Search.
*. You remember Michael Jackson when he was still black.
*. Your first Walkman weighed about as much as a brick.
*. You knew what Willis was "talkin' 'bout".
*. You HAD to have your MTV.
*. You hold a special place in your heart for "Back to the Future."
*. You know where to go if you "wanna go where everybody knows your name."
*. You thought Molly Ringwald was REALLY cool.
*. You actually thought "Dirty Dancing" was a REALLY good movie.
*. You have heard of the "Garbage Pail Kids" and possibly owned and traded them with friends.
*. You got a Little Professor calculator for Christmas.
*. You knew "The Artist", when he was humbly called "Prince".
*. You stared a SLAM book or wrote in one.
*. You remember when ATARI was a state of the art video game.
*. You own any cassettes or records.
*. You were led to believe that in the year 2000 we'd all be living on the moon.
*. You remember and/or owned any of the CareBear glass collections from Pizza Hut.
*. Poltergeist freaked you out.
*. You carried your lunch to school in a Gremlins or an ET lunchbox.
*. You have ever pondered why Smurfette was the ONLY female Smurf.
*. You wore biker shorts underneath a short skirt and felt stylish, or know someone who did.
* You ever had a Swatch Watch, and a Swatch Guard for it.
*. You had a crush on one of the Corey's (Haim or Feldman).
*. You had to stay after class to scrub your desk because your silver Outliner pen leaked through.
*. You remember when Saturday Night Live was funny.
*. You were in Cub Scouts or Girl Scouts but now you have no idea what all the badges you got were for.
*. You know what a "Whammee" is.
*. You had a crush on Jon Bon Jovi, or know someone who did.
*. Your name is Jennifer or Jason.
*. You had a poster of Rob Lowe, Kirk Cameron, Michael J. Fox or Don Johnson on your wall.
*. You held the top score on PacMan.
* You owned a T-shirt that said, "I shot J. R. " or know someone who did.
*. If you ever said "I pity the fool".
*. Your dream car was either: the A-team van, KITT or The General Lee.
*. You knew who Max's boss Jonathan Hart was.
*. You were sad when the "Where's the Beef" lady died.
*. You remember when cellular phones weighed 15 lbs. and had to be carried over your shoulder.
*. You had to come in the house when the street lights came on.
*. You own a real Rubik’s Cube
*. You used to own a Snoopy Sno Cone Machine.
*. You have a tendency to turn the collar up on your Polo shirts.
*. You know what the "P" in Alex P. Keaton stands for.
*. You remember exactly where you were when you heard the space shuttle had exploded.
*. You could go through a case of hairspray in a week.
*. Your first computer was a Commodore 64 or an Atari 800.
*. You know what movie the phrase, "Number 5 is alive!" is from.
*. You tried a can of clear Pepsi but hated it like everyone else did.
*. You wore the little bootie socks with the colored balls on the back.
*. You wrote your boyfriends name on the side of your canvas bag.
*. You remember when McDonald’s served their burgers in styrofoam boxes.
*. You like the guy who played Freddy Kruger better as Willie on "V".
*. You hid out behind the gym during break time to read "Are you there God, it’s me Margaret?" with your friends.
*. You chewed Dr. Pepper bubble gum.
*. You remember Dirk Benedict as Starbuck long before he played Face.
*. You never thought they’d be able to top the special effects in TRON.
*. You freaked out a little when you realized you fall into the "26-50" category of most surveys.
*. You played with Lego’s when they were just blocks of various sizes, not any of the special little parts.
*. You made Star Wars shrinky dinks in your oven.
*. You know who Spuds McKenzie, The Noid, and Joe Isuzu are.
*. The TV movie "The Day After" still scares the heck out of you.
*. Pierce Brosnon will always be Remington Steele, not James Bond.
*. You owned at least one Choose Your Own Adventure book.
*. The Dark Crystal is still one of your favorite movies.
*. In many of your childhood photos you are wearing something plaid.
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