13 Things You’ll Remember If You Grew Up In The 80s In Illinois

It’s crazy to think that the 1980s were more than 30 YEARS AGO. But for those of us who grew up during the 1980s, it seems like just yesterday. Let’s take a trip down memory lane and look back on some of the fads back in the day.

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What do you remember about growing up in Illinois during the 1980s?