15 Things You’ll Remember If You Grew Up In Idaho In The ’80s

For those of us who still have our ringtones set as the Super Mario Bros. theme song, or scream “Ghostbusters!” whenever someone inadvertently asks who we’re going to call, this list is for us. A throwback to arguably the greatest fad decade of all time, these 12 iconic images will take any pre-90s Idahoan back in time to the days of neon, Michael Jackson, and hair metal. The good ol’ days never say die… or something like that.

Hold on to your jumpsuits, people.

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Thankfully, some of these things are coming back. Others are better left in the past.

What are your favorite ’80s memories and iconic status symbols?