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13 reasons things were easier in the eighties
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1. This was as complicated as text messaging got

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2. This is how decisions were made

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3. There was a football team to believe in

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4. And  a song

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5. Computer games kept it simple, simple respawning, no playing strangers on the internet

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6. Princess Diana danced with John Travolta

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7. Ice creams were better

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8. This is what we thought Michael Jackson might look like in 2000

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9. Pat Kenny’s teeth/glasses/jumper combo

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10. Zig and Zag came into our lives

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11. This was where all our music knowledge came from

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12. And listening to music meant this

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13. But not yet this

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