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Daily Life and Popular Culture in the 1980s

American Life in the 80s   The 1980s were an exciting time for Americans. Many new types of technology and forms of entertainment were emerging. What were some of these new items? What was daily life like in the 1980s? Families in the 80s The American family was changing in the 1980s. Many families felt a need to increase their disposable income, and as a result, more and more women continued entering the workforce. Additionally, broken marriages were becoming more commonplace with divorce rates reaching their peak in the latter half of the 1970s and remaining high throughout the 1980s. Also, many women were choosing to remain single and pursue professional careers. As a result, single parent families became a...

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7 Reasons Why '80s Was Better

Living in '80s Of course, we are on the whole tired of the wistfulness trips, the '80s and '90s subject gatherings, and the unending yakkity yak about how extraordinary it was THEN and the amount it sucks NOW. Like, whatever, isn't that so? There are such a large number of wonderful things about the world we live in today: the extraordinary access to data, the advancements in innovation, and the manner in which we can impart for no cash to anybody, anyplace on the planet. Presently is a great time to be alive, at the same time, you know, the 80s had something to offer as well, regardless of whether there is no chance to get in hellfire you could...

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10 Most Listened Songs in the 80's

HERES MOST LISTENED SONGS IN THE '80'S 1- Billie Jean - Michael Jackson   2- Sledgehammer - Peter Gabriel   3- Like a Prayer - Madonna     4- Jump - Van Halen     5- Take on Me - a-ha       6- Def Leppard - Photograph       7- The Police - Every Breath You Take   8- Michael Jackson - Thriller      9- Guns N' Roses - Welcome To The Jungle       10- Duran Duran - Hungry like the Wolf

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The difference between Retro and Vintage

What is the Difference Between Vintage and Retro Concepts? In the last few years, we can easily observe that the demand of the old has increased in almost every sector; vintage and retro concepts are often encountered in boutique clothing stores, plaque shops or rags. So what's the difference?   vintage is not so old like antique. It is an adjective used for older products inspired by this fashion, such as old fashion clothing, jewelaries, cars.   retro is a prefix that means backward, backward and is an adjective used in the fashion world as "historical" / "as in the past". So Retro is the result of a mixture of old style and new style. But if a product is completely in old...

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