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Synonyms for 1980s

the decade from 1980 to 1989

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At the bar's entrance, customers are greeted by a life-size John Travolta cutout from the classic '80s flick "Saturday Night Fever.
Nina Blackwood's Absolutely 80s" welcomes the following featured '80s artists: Terri Nunn & Berlin on May 28; Dale Bozzio & Missing Persons on June 4; ABC on June 18; Colin Hay of Men at Work on July 2; Wang Chung with Naked Eyes on July 23; Loverboy on August 6; Tony Hadley of Spandau Ballet with Men Without Hats on Aug.
I look at the '80s as comfort food that you just enjoy," said Jonathan Shair, senior vice president of network operations for the Starz cable channels.
The seniors usually win," said Alicia Gordon, a senior who opted for the '80s girl look on Thursday.
The author is at his best when triangulating or cross-referencing these categories: In a discussion of the '80s vogue for anti-nuclear war films like Testament and The Day After, Jenkins notes how these pictures highlighted nuclear winter's threat to children, wryly concluding, "The bomb was the ultimate form of child abuse.
Throughout the early '80s, Cubist still-life concerns reappeared in paintings depicting coffee cups, shoes, and fragments of domestic interiors, while her Chicago connection insinuated itself in images of wispy, ghostly hands, wraithlike figures, and schematized animalistic biomorphs.
My hypothesis is that software vulnerabilities, or bugs, were more prevalent in the '80s than they are today.
Touch on an extreme trend like '80s punk in small doses.
Yet there was something oddly familiar about this year's offerings: Hasbro trotted out a Godzilla-sized Tonka Truck; Mattel reintroduced Hot Wheels cars; and the Cartoon Network touted its $20-million resurrection of the '80s cartoon smash "He-Man and the Masters of the Universe," along with 25 new He-Man toys aimed to coincide with the cartoon's comeback.
When asked about their best times in commercial real estate, most veteran New York leasing brokers are apt to cite a year or two from the booming '80s.
While there was an outmigration of blacks from the '20s through the '50s from Prince George's county, the '60s through the late '80s saw a resurgence of African Americans returning to the county.
San Jose's Club Rodeo, on September 23, 2012, will present several '80s metal acts, featuring San Jose's MAXX12.
While trying to whip up a tune that will please a sexy young pop diva, washed-up '80s New Wave idol Alex Fletcher (Hugh Grant) and insecure aspiring author Sophie Fisher (Drew Barrymore) duly fall in love.
All of your favorite comics, rock stars and celebs will come together once more to wax poetic about the essential '80s experience, and this time it will be a vision altering event.
The film begins in the early '80s, when Angel asks Enrique, now an openly gay director, to film a story about their childhood romance--and about how school priest Father Manolo (Daniel Gimenez Cacho) came between them because of his own designs on young Ignacio.