1980s

‘Thor: Ragnarok’ Still Looks Like A Smashing Joyride In A Very ’80s Trailer Edit

“What if <i>Thor: Ragnarok</i> was actually made in the ’80s?” That’s the question answered by The Nerdist in the trailer edit and mashup above. The first trailer for <i>Thor: Ragnarok</i> already had a bit of an ’80s action movie feel to it thanks to <i>What We Do In The Shadows</i> director Taika Waititi, but this …

Movies

"Porn Fashions": Obscenely Tasteless Apparel From 1980s Adult Magazines

Artist Richard Satava Creates Fantastic Glass Jellyfish Sculptures<p>Women Volunteer To Strut Through A Busy London Junction In Skimpy Lingerie To …

20th Century

Thor: Ragnarok 1980s Trailer Returns to the Age of VHS

A new take on the <b>Thor: Ragnarok</b> trailer brings the movie’s stars and special effects back to the 1980s. From the reveal of the logo for <i>Ragnarok</i>, it …

Superheroes

One week ago Hurricane Irma was approaching North Florida. Today, gorgeous blue skies and temperatures in the high 80s for Jaguars-Titans.

One week ago Hurricane Irma was approaching North Florida. Today, gorgeous blue skies and temperatures in the high 80s for Jaguars-Titans.

Hurricane Irma

BBC Radio 2 - Sounds of the 80s, Welcome To The Pleasure Dome

Sara Cox plays hits and rarities from the 1980s. The Megamix looks at the Top 5 from this week in 1989, there's also an Anorak Track... and a Novelty Song to cringe along to!

20th Century

Stranger Things pays homage to 80s cinema with new posters

With the second season of <b>Stranger Things</b> set to premiere on Netflix next month, the streaming service has released seven new posters for the …

Netflix

Russia First, America Worst - I'm Talking About Stock Market Valuation!

Many of the stock markets around the world are extremely expensive relative to historical valuation levels. The S&P 500 is clearly one of those.<p>Other …

Stocks

The Ten Most Unforgettable Shows of New York’s Past Fashion Weeks

The conversation during the end of New York Fashion Week is always abuzz with this season's triumphs and tribulations, but it's also one of the best time to remember some of the most iconic fashion shows from NYFW's deep past. We asked Ilius Ahmed, who runs the Instagram account Unforgettable …

Marc Jacobs

Guess the ’80s References in These STRANGER THINGS Tribute Posters

Although <i>Stranger Things</i> fans have come to love the series as more than a simple throwback to 1980s horror and adventure flicks, there’s no denying …

Netflix

Netflix Made ‘Stranger Things’ Versions of Classic ’80s Movie Posters

As we are inching closer to the much-anticipated second season of <i>Stranger Things</i>, Netflix continues to ramp up promotion, now by unleashing a series …

Netflix

Here's your weekend weather forecast

If you are planning a weekend of fall activities, you had better dress for summer weather this weekend. Although showers are in the forecast on …

Weather

Visionary 1980s synth music of blind, self-taught composer Pauline Anna Strom released in new vinyl compilation

September 14, 2017 In News<p><b>Kaleidoscopic electronics with echoes of Midori Takada.</b><p><i>Trans-Millenia Music</i>, a new LP featuring eighty minutes of Pauline …

Vinyl Records

Propellerhead’s new Rack Extension lets you Layer classic ‘80s and ‘90s synth samples

<b>Synth fans continue to fascinated by all things retro, and now Propellerhead is seeking to satisfy Reason users’ desire for ‘80s and ‘90s synth</b> …

20th Century

Footloose is a fun reimagining of the 1980s classic - review

Ever wanted to see Gareth Gates in a pair of gold hot pants? Here’s your chance.<p>Footloose: The Musical has opened at London’s Peacock Theatre …

20th Century

Why The West Should Do Nothing About The Rohingya Crisis In Myanmar

The Kashimiri pandits are known for their dark humor, quite similar to Soviet dissidents during the 1980s. Pandits say when there is an Islamist …

Conservative View

Stranger Things and It share the same shallow nostalgia

Surface elements stimulate the love rather than the emotional alchemy underneath.<p><i>IT</i> is a hit. The second adaptation of Stephen King’s horror …

Netflix

Pornhub reveals how viewers get down and dirty with vintage porn

Pornhub reveals how viewers get down and dirty with vintage porn<p>Remember the ’70s and ’80s? About 80 million of Pornhub’s daily users do. Though the …

1970s

Mesmerizing street portraits from 1980s Mexico are a surreal glimpse of youth and style

Border capsules from Juarez, in a time before NAFTA<p>Strangeness is perhaps the feature of photography most difficult to pin down. We know it when we …

20th Century

The remnants of once powerful Hurricane Irma swipe Chicago with clouds and spotty showers Tuesday night into Wednesday—the storm’s once phenomenal-rainfalls and triple-digit wind gusts now just a memory; 4 days of 80s to follow later this week & over the weekend

Weather

Led Zeppelin's Doomed 'The 1980s: Part One': The Tour That Never Happened

After spending years off the road, Led Zeppelin made a triumphant return to the touring circuit with their 1980 European tour. Plans for an American …

Led Zeppelin

Will Breakthroughs In Motorcycling Occur Because We Want Them To?

The prediction of rapid change soon to come can create a buzz of expectation that outruns what is actually happening. I remember this well from the …

Porn Fashions: Obscenely Tasteless Apparel from 1980s Adult Magazines

A few years back we introduced you to porn fashions. Well, that was so much fun, I thought it was high time we go for another round. I have done the …

20th Century

What A Feeling This Montage Of '80s Movie Dancing Will Give You

You'll have the time of your life.<p>It’s Monday ― so you gotta cut loose!<p>This compilation of dancing in movies from the ’80s will take you back to big hair and even bigger moves.<p>Best of all, not one of these films ― from “Annie” to “Flashdance” to “Xanadu” ― features the Macarena. That’s another …

Movies

IT remake will haunt those nostalgic for the unbridled terrors of childhood

What used to terrify you as a child? For me, it was being asked to retrieve anything from my grandmother’s bedroom (which was almost certainly …

Afraid

The masters of Indian design

There are two ways to take a castle. From the front door; or, if they won’t let you in, from the back. The first designers of India devised a third …

India

Found: 4 Vintage Japanese Sports Cars You’ve Never Stopped Wanting

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> We love scouring the internet for reasons to spend money we don’t have on cars we daydream about owning, and these are our picks this …

Shopping

'It' Is an Indictment of the 1980s

Updating the story from the 1950s shifts what societal fears the monster represents.<p>Stephen King has always been about more than just the scares. <i>It</i> …

Movies

Gigi Hadid Rocks ’80s Beach Babe Hair With Peek-a-Boo Bra in Pajama Outfit — And Bejeweled Heels

We all know how much Gigi Hadid loves millennial pink, but she took her obsession with the blush color to a new level when she stepped out in the …

Fashion

Iconic Monarch Butterflies Could Soon Be Extinct in North America's West

End of a natural wonder.<p>A world-famous butterfly migration along the west coast of the US has reduced to a relative trickle in recent decades, …

Science

Hollywood Has Reached Peak '80s Nostalgia

'It' doesn't try to compete with 'Stranger Things' in the number of references it can pack in, but instead focuses on what it meant to be a kid …

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