Friday, March 11, 2005

Children of the 80's

I got this in an e-mail, and since I don't forward these things on, I thought I'd post it here. This one is actually really funny-to me at least. Some of these lists are way off but I know every one on this one :)

Children of the 80's - I don't have to say another word, just read below…..

1. You've ever ended a sentence with the word "SIKE".

2. You watched the Pound Puppies.

3. You can sing the rap to the "Fresh Prince of Bel Air"...and can do the"Carlton".

4. Girls wore biker shorts under their skirts and felt stylishly sexy.

5. You yearned to be a member of the Baby-sitters club and tried to start a club ofyour own.

6. You owned those 'ill Strawberry Shortcake pals scented dolls.

7. You know that "Whoa! " comes from Joey on Blossom.

8. Two words: Parachute Pants.

9. If you ever watched "Fraggle Rock".

10. You had plastic streamers on your handle bars...and "spokey-dokes" or playing cards on your spokes for that incredible sound effect.

11. You can sing the entire theme song to "Duck Tales" (Woo-oooh!)

12. It was actually worth getting up early on a Saturday to watch cartoons.

13. You wore a ponytail on the side of your head.

14. You saw the original "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" on the big screen... and still know the turtle's names.

15. You got super-excited when it was Oregon Trail day in computer class at school.

16. You made your mom buy one of those clips that would hold your shirt in a knot on the side.

17. You played the game "MASH" (Mansion, Apartment, Shelter, House).

18. You wore stonewashed Jordache jean jackets and were proud of it.

19. L.A. Gear....need I say more?

20. You wanted to change your name to "JEM" in Kindergarten. (She's truly outrageous.)

21. You remember reading "Tales of a fourth grade nothing" and all the Ramona books.

22. You know the profound meaning of "WAX ON, WAX OFF".

23. You wanted to be a Goonie.

24. You ever wore fluorescent clothing. (Some of us...head-to-toe)

25. You can remember what Michael Jackson looked like before his nose fell off and his cheeks shifted.

26. You have ever pondered why Smurfette was the only female smurf.

27. You took lunch boxes to school... and traded Garbage Pail kids in the schoolyard.

28. You remember the CRAZE, then the BANNING of slap bracelets.

29. You still get the urge to say "NOT" after every sentence.

30. You remember Hypercolor t-shirts.

31. Barbie and the Rockers was your favorite band.

32. You thought She-Ra (Princess of Power!) and He-Man should hook up.

33. You thought your childhood friends would never leave because you exchanged handmade friendship bracelets.

34. You ever owned a pair of Jelly-Shoes. (like #24, probably in neon colors, too.)

35. After you saw Pee-Wee's Big Adventure you kept saying "I know you are, but what am I?"

36. You remember "I've fallen and I can't get up"

37. You remember going to the skating rink before there were in-line skates.

38. You ever got seriously injured on a Slip and Slide.

39. You have ever played with a Skip-It.

40. You had or attended a birthday party at McDonalds.

41. You've gone through this nodding your head in agreement.

42. You remember Popples.

43. "Don't worry, be happy".

44. You wore like, EIGHT pairs of socks over tights with high top Reeboks.

45. You wore socks scrunched down (and sometimes still do...getting yelled at by "younger hip" members of the family.)

46. You remember boom boxes. . and walking around with one on your shoulder like you were all that. [I don't know about you but we had "Pocket-Rockers"]

47. You remember watching both "Gremlins" movies.

48. You know what it meant to say "Care Bear Stare!!"

49. You remember watching "Rainbow Bright" and "My Little Pony Tales."

50. You thought Doogie Howser/Samantha Maselli was hot.

51. You remember Alf, the 'lil furry brown alien from Melmac.

52. You remember New Kids on the Block when they were cool...and don't even flinch when people refer to them as "NKOTB".

53. You knew all the characters names and their life stories on "Saved by the Bell," The ORIGINAL class.

54. You know all the words to Bon Jovi - SHOT THROUGH THE HEART.

55. You just sang those words to yourself.

56. You remember watching Magic vs. Bird.

57. Homemade Levi shorts...the shorter the better.

58. You remember when mullets were cool!

59. You had a mullet!

60. You still sing "We are the World".

61. You pegged your jeans.

62. You owned a banana clip...and still do.

63. You remember "Where's the Beef?"

64. You used to (and probably still do) say "What you talkin' aboutWillis?"

65. You had big hair and you knew how to use it.

66. You're still singing shot through the heart in your head, aren't you!!!

67. Clear Pepsi and Van Halen's "Right Now" song

3 Comments:

Blogger jomama said...

Can't read that email. It disappears
on the blue background.

Am using Firefox.

Thought you'd like to know.

10:52 PM  
Blogger Sarah Beth said...

Thanks, yeah, I started using firefox too and this template is crap on firefox. I guess I might change it again but for right now I'm busy with the new site which works with both IE and Firefox :) Plus it's better updated now.

9:23 AM  
Anonymous Eric Clayton said...

Me and my roomate had fun reading through this list. We had a good laugh and it brought back some memories. :)

12:32 AM  

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