Welcome to the 80s!
Oct14

Welcome to the 80s!

    Yelllllo and welcome to Yello80s, home of totally tubular memories from Generation X.  Use the menu on the right to dive right in to:     All your favourite 80s toys including international editions Computers and Video Game lists for the die hard retro gamer TV, cartoons, books and film including soundtracks and theme lyrics Only in the 80s- from favourite foods to world events you’ll find it here! Share...

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The Yello80s Christmas Countdown Day 17
Dec17

The Yello80s Christmas Countdown Day 17

Few things garnered as much Christmas excitement in the early 80s than Atari! Courtesy haikarate4 Share...

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The Yello80s Christmas Countdown Day 16
Dec16

The Yello80s Christmas Countdown Day 16

Who could make a more colourful Christmas than Rainbow Brite? Share...

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The Yello80s Christmas Countdown Day 15
Dec15

The Yello80s Christmas Countdown Day 15

Rodney Reindeer and his girlfriend Rhonda were Hallmark premiums but were also sold for a limited time in smaller editions at Burger King. Share...

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The Yello80s Christmas Countdown Day 14
Dec14

The Yello80s Christmas Countdown Day 14

In the 80s you could score this half-gallon thermal mug to keep warm on frosty winter days. Who says they’ve got a “half-gallon” mug?? Share...

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The Great Big 80s Christmas Jukebox
Dec14

The Great Big 80s Christmas Jukebox

Seems like just about everbody in the 80s put out a holiday single or even a full album- that’s a ton of 80s Christmas cheer and we’ve got so much of it here on yello80s we just had to share with you! Check out the Yello80s Christmas jukebox and jingle bell like it’s 1985. We’ve got Sting, Sheena Easton, Run-DMC, Tom Tom Club, Cocteau Twins, NKOTB, The Jets, Dan Fogelberg, Grace Jones, Dead or Alive, Stevie...

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Happy Birthday Yello80s!
Dec14

Happy Birthday Yello80s!

Yay-ay! It’s anothee birthday for Yello80s! Let’s have a nostalgic look at what was on tv this very day back in the day: Courtesy The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) Courtesy The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) Commercials, 1985 courtesy Pannoni 9 Courtesy marcowuzmypimp Courtesy WhooshWhooshHere Courtesy ClassicDoc Share...

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The Yello80s Christmas Countdown Day 13
Dec13

The Yello80s Christmas Countdown Day 13

This cute little Care Bears version of the famous poem was my own introduction to the Care Bears. Share...

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Hershey Kiss Choir and other classic ads
Dec12

Hershey Kiss Choir and other classic ads

I often bemoan, in this digital age, the loss of commercials. We’re not lacking commercials these days- if you’ve watched Nickelodeon lately you’ve probably got the FlipZee Girls song in your head and somebody in your house can’t wait until summer to break out the Super Wubble Ball. And I can’t even claim today’s ads don’t have any heart- as per any of the recent Marks and Spencer holiday ads...

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The Yello80s Christmas Countdown Day 11
Dec11

The Yello80s Christmas Countdown Day 11

If you were a kid in the 80s you’d definitely want a TMNT guarding those presents all the way to Christmas morn! Share...

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The Yello80s Christmas Countdown Day 12
Dec11

The Yello80s Christmas Countdown Day 12

Though not well remembered, the Cabbage Patch Kids also featured in porcelain sculptures and Christmas ornaments. author unknown author unknown author unknown Share...

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