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'Too Many Cooks' parodies '80s TV, with a sinister twist

Wacky TV sitcoms, crime shows, late-night soaps, Saturday morning cartoons and even space sagas get lampooned by Adult Swim in the ultimate creepy homage.

By November 8, 2014

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Porsche 959: Another reason why the 80s were awesome

With its roots planted in the now defunct Group B Rally series the 959 brought together the best the German manufacturer had to offer. XCAR took this beast out for a spin to relive the magic.

By September 25, 2014

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'Game of Thrones' cosplay with an '80s twist

A group of friends attend Dragon Con dressed as the '80s- and '90s-inspired "Game of Thrones" characters created by artist Mike Wrobel.

By September 22, 2014

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Cars of the future prone to hacking thanks to '80s security

Cars are becoming smarter and more connected than ever before, but according to one researcher these cars of the future are being held back by security systems fresh from the 1980s.

By September 18, 2014

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Amazon serves up Soderbergh '80s-era original comedy pilot

Amazon Studios rounds out its pilot season, which lets customers vote on which shows get made, with a '80s suburban tennis comedy starring some favorite (maybe) stars of the time.

By July 7, 2014

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Hear 'Game of Thrones' intro played on an '80s game console

This guy built a keytar out of an old NES system, then used it to create a rad music and laser light remix of the "Game of Thrones" intro.

By June 6, 2014

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'Game of Thrones' characters get '80s and '90s makeovers

Daenerys Targaryen in a tank top? Graphic designer Mike Wrobel makes awesome retro prints of "Game of Thrones" characters in garb from decades ago.

By June 2, 2014

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'Yellow creature'! Which '80s newscast described Pac-Man best?

More than 30 years ago, reporters were hungry to share the craze known as "Pac-Man fever," though they were challenged to describe the arcade game in a fresh way.

By May 27, 2014

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Radio Shack steps out of the '80s (just for Super Bowl)

Mary Lou Retton, Cliff from "Cheers" and Hulk Hogan are just a few long-gone stars brought out of cobwebs to sell Radio Shack.

By February 2, 2014

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Downsizing, '80s style: A guide to the decade's silliest superminis

Alex Grant looks at the maddest hatches from the decade that brought us stonewash jeans and Wham.

By November 30, 2013