Dalton and Sophie's Mommy

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

You Know You're a 80's / 90's Kid If....

I actually grew up in the 80's / 90's some of these brought back great memories!

You're an 80's kid if:
- You had a crush on one of the New Kids on the Block members.

- You wanted to be on StarSearch. (Come on, we all did)

- You can remember what Michael Jackson looked like before his nose fell off. Or even when he had those freaky eyes in "Thriller" at the end of the video.

- You wore a banana clip or one of those slap on wrist bands at some point during your youth.

- You wore french rolls on the botom of your splatter painted jeans.

- You had slouch socks, and puff painted your own shirt at least once.

- You owned a doll with 'Xavier Roberts' signed on it's butt.

- You knew what Willis was "talkin' 'bout."

- You know the profound meaning of "Wax on, Wax off."

- You can name at least half of the members of the elite "Brat Pack."

- You can remeber watching full house and saved by the bell for endless hours.

- You have seen at least 10 episodes of Fraggle Rock.

- You know that another name for a keyboard is a "Synthesizer."

- 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. (Was there an 80's movie she WASN'T in?)

- You know what "Sike" means.

- You fell victim to 80's fashion: big hair, crimped, combed over to the side, and you wore spandex pants

- You wanted to be a Goonie ("Goonies never say die.")

- You've heard of Garbage Pail Kids.

- You knew "The Artist" when he was humbly called "Prince."

- You actually saw Ted Danson as the MacDaddy he played "Sam" to be.

- You ever wore flourescent -neon if you will clothing...(or nailpolish)

- You could breakdance, or wished you could.

- You know who Max Headroom is.

- You remember when ATARI2 was a state of the art video game system. (Remember Pong)

- You know all the words to "ice ice baby".

- You remember M.C hammer.

- You can still sing the rap to "fresh Prince of BelAir".

- You own any cassettes.

- You were led to believe that in the year 2000 we'd all be living on the moon.

- You remember and/or own any of the CareBear Glass collection 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 wanted to communicate with some being named Cinergy, or you wanted green hair like that lead singer of the Misfits.

- You know what a Doozer is.

- You wore biker shorts underneath a short skirt and felt stylish.

- You ever had a Swatch Watch.

- You actually spent countless hours trying to perfect the
care-bear stare.

- You had a crush on one of the Coreys (Haim or Feldman).

- You remember when Saturday Night Live was funny.

- You had WonderWoman or Superman underoos.

- You wanted to be The Hulk for Halloween.

- You Believed that "By the power of Greyskull, you HAD the power!"

- You thought that Transformers were more than meets the eye.

- You know what a "Whammee" is. ("No Whammy, no whammy, stop!!")

- Partying "like it's 1999" seemed SO far away

You're a 90's kid if:

You can finish this [ice ice _ _ _ _ ]

You remember watching Doug, Ren & Stimpy, Pinky and the Brain, and Two Stupid Dogs.

AAAAAAAH Real Monsters!

You've ever ended a sentence with the word "PSYCHE!"

You just cant resist finishing this . . . "Iiiiiiin west philadelphia born and raised . . ."

You remember TGIF, Step by Step, Family Matters, Dinosaurs, and Boy Meets World.

You remember when it was actually worth getting up early
on a Saturday to watch cartoons.

You remember reading "Goosebumps"

You took plastic cartoon lunch boxes to school.

You remember the craze and then the banning of slap bracelets and slam books.

You still get the urge to say "NOT" after (almost) every sentence . . . not

when everything was settled by rock paper scissors

when cops and robbers was a daily activity.

when we played Hide and go seek until our legs grew numb.

when we used to obey our parents

You used to listen to the radio all day long just to record your FAVORITE song of ALL time. ((( i Remember doing this. LMAO))

You knew that Kimberly, the pink ranger, and Tommy, the green ranger, were meant to be together.

You remember when Super Nintendos and Sega Genisis became popular.

You always wanted to send in a tape to America's Funniest Home Videos or You've Been Framed (UK) . . . but never taped anything funny.

You remember watching Home Alone 1, 2 , and 3 . . . and tried to pull the pranks on "intruders"

You remember watching The Magic School Bus and Wishbone

You remember when Yomega Yo-Yos were cool.

You remember those Where's Waldo books.

You remember when Mortal Kombat Was "Da Bomb!"

You remember eating Warheads.

You remember watching the 1st Batman, Aladin, Ninja Turtles, and 3 Ninjas movies.

You remember Ring Pops.

You remember when every thing was "da BOMB!"

When they made the new lunchables so that you could make pizza AND tacos.

Writing M.A.S.H. notes.

Making those little paper fortune cookie things, and then predicting your life with them.

You knew all the characters names and their life stories on "Saved By The Bell".

You played and/or collected "Pogs"

You had at least one Tamagotchi, GigaPet, or Nano and brought it everywhere.

. . . Furbies.

You haven't always had a computer, and it was cool to have the internet.

And Windows 95 was the best.

You watched the original cartoons of Rugrats, Power Rangers, and Ninja Turtles.

You had a favorite "New Kid on the Block", and you knew all of their names.

When Goth (NOT EMO) was crazy cool! Smashing Pumpkins, Sonic Youth, the good bands.

You remember Bewitched, Jump 5, S-Club 7, and that whole period with the boy bands and pop divas.

You remember exactly where you were and what you were doing the first time you saw a Britney Spears or N'SYNC video.

Michael Jordan was a king.

YIKES pencils and erasers were the stuff!

All your school supplies were "Lisa Frank" brand.

You remember when the new Beanie Babies and Talking Elmo were always sold out.

You collected those Beanie Babies.

You collected all the Troll dolls

You owned a portable tape player.

If you even know what an original walkman is.

You remember wanting to sit on the orange Nickelodeon couch.

You've gotten creeped out by "Are You Afraid of the Dark?"

You know the Macarena by heart.

"Talk to the hand" . . . enough said

You always said, "Then why don't you marry it!"

You know the significance of the number 23.

You went to McDonald's to play in the playplace.

You remember playing on merry go rounds at the playground.

Two words, Spice Girls!

Before the MySpace frenzy . . .

Before the Internet & text messaging . . .

Before Sidekicks & iPods . . .

Before MIKE JONES . . .

Before PlayStation2 or X-BOX . . .

Before Spongebob . . .

Back when you put off the 5 hours of homework you had every night.

When light up sneakers were cool.

When you rented VHS tapes, not DVDs.

When we recorded stuff on VCRs.

When we called the radio station to request songs to hear off of our walkmans.

Way back.

When it was all about N64.


Before we realized all this would eventually disappear.

Who would have thought you'd miss the 90's

****Feel Free To Add Your Own***


morewineplease said...

These bring back memories big time... so had a swatch watch!

An Unlikely Fashion Lover said...

So many things on the 90's list I remember doing despite the fact i was only born in 1993. I still sing the Fresh Prince of Bel Air theme tune. Thank you for bringing back memories :D