1980s News and Stories

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History of the Action Figure, Part 2: Sometimes Less Really Does Mean More

‘Star Wars’ action figures break all expectations, the industry standard gets smaller and one line moves from action figure to cartoon

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This New ‘Jem and the Holograms’ Fan Film Is Truly, Truly, Truly Outrageous

We’re loving the new ‘Jem’ fan film, ‘Truly Outrageous,’ created by people who truly loved and understood the original ’80s cartoon series

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Gayest Episode Ever: That Time on ‘Cheers’ When Diane Pushed Back Against Gay Panic

Diane Chambers takes on heterosexual hysteria in a stellar sitcom episode that has Sam Malone realizing that gay customers are welcome in his bar

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This Re-Edited ‘Call Me By Your Name’ Trailer Imagines a 1983 Version of the Oscar-Winning Movie

The expertly edited Call Me By Your Name 1980s trailer reimagines the film as ‘Call Me,’ a teen comedy in the vein of ‘Fast Times at Ridgemont High’

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