Tuesday, May 17, 2005

Bon Jovi rules!!

Found this tonight and thought is was great and SO SO true!! It's scary how many things that I remember!! Hope you all enjoy a good walk (and laugh) down memory lane!!

YOU KNOW YOU GREW UP IN THE 80's or early 90's IF-
1. You've ever ended a sentence with the word "PSYCHE ".
2. You watched the Pound Puppies.
3. You can sing the rap to the "Fresh Prince of Bel-air " ...andcan do the "Carlton".
4. Girls wore biker shorts under their skirts and felt stylishlysexy.
5. You yearned to be a member of the Baby-sitters club and tried tostart a club of your own.
6. You owned those lil' Strawberry Shortcake pals scented dolls.
7. You know that "WOAH " comes from Joey on Blossom
8. Two words: Hammer Pants
9. If you ever watched "Fraggle Rock."
10. You had plastic streamers on your handle bars... and"spokey-dokes" or playing cards on your spokes for that incredible sound effect.
11. You can sing the entire theme song to "DuckTales " (Woo ooh!)
12. When it was actually worth getting up early on a Saturday towatch cartoons.
13. You wore a ponytail on the side of your head.
14. You saw the original "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles " on the bigscreen..and still know the turtles names.
15. You got super-excited when it was Oregon Trail day in computerclass at school.
16. You made your mom buy one of those clips that would hold yourshirt in a knot on the side.
17. You played the game "MASH " (Mansion, Apartment, Shelter,House)
18. You wore stonewashed Jordache jean jackets and were proud ofit.
19. L.A. Gear....need I say more?
20. You wanted to change your name to "JEM " in Kindergarten.(She's truly outrageous.)
21. You remember reading "Tales of a fourth grade nothing " and allthe Ramona books.
22. You know the profound meaning of "WAX ON, WAX OFF "
23. You wanted to be a Goonie.
24. You ever wore fluorescent clothing. (some of us... head-to-toe)
25. You can remember what Michael Jackson looked like before hisnose fell off and his cheeks shifted.
26. You have ever pondered why Smurfette was the only female smurf.
27. You took lunch boxes to school... and traded Garbage Pail Kidsin the schoolyard.
28. You remember the CRAZE, then the BANNING of slap bracelets.
29. You still get the urge to say "NOT " after every sentence.
30. You remember Hypercolor t-shirts.
31. Barbie and the Rockers was your favorite band.
32. You thought She-ra (Princess of Power!) and He-Man should hookup.
33. You thought your childhood friends would never leave becauseyou exchanged handmade friendship bracelets.
34. You ever owned a pair of Jelly-Shoes (and like #24, probably inneon colors, too).
35. After you saw Pee-Wee's Big Adventure you kept saying "I knowyou are, but what am I?"
36. You remember "I've fallen and I can't get up! "
37. You remember going to the skating rink before there were inlineskates.
38. You ever got seriously injured on a Slip and Slide.
39. You have ever played with a Skip-It.
40. You had or attended a birthday party at McDonalds.
41. You've gone through this nodding your head in agreement.
42. You remember Popples.
43. "Don't worry, be happy "
44. You wore like, EIGHT pairs of socks over tights with high topReeboks.
45. You wore socks scrunched down (and sometimes still do...getting yelled at by "younger hip" members of the family)
46. "Miss MARY MACK MACK MACK, all dressed in BLACK BLACK BLACK "
47. You remember boom boxes.. and walking around with one on yourshoulder like you were all that.
48. You remember watching both "Gremlins " movies.
49. You know what it meant to say "Care Bear Stare!!"
50. You remember watching "Rainbow Bright" and "My Little PonyTales"
51. You thought Doogie Howser/Samantha Micelli was hot.
52. You remember Alf, the lil furry brown alien from Melmac.
53. You remember New Kids on the Block when they were cool... anddon't even flinch when people refer to them as "NKOTB".
54. You knew all the characters names and their life stories on"Saved By the Bell", the ORIGINAL class.
55. You know all the words to Bon Jovi - SHOT THROUGH THE HEART.
56. You just sang those words to yourself.
57.You remember watching Magic vs. Bird.
58. Homemade Levi shorts.. (the shorter the better)
59. You remember when mullets were cool!
60. You had a mullet!
61. You still sing "We are the World "
62. You tight rolled your jeans.
63. You owned a bannana clip.
64. You remember "Where's the Beef?"
65. You used to (and probably still do) say "What you talkin' about Willis?"
66. You had big hair and you knew how to use it.
67. You're still singing shot through the heart in your head, aren't you!!!

Anyone remember anything else or think I'm old because you don't remember a thing?? ha ha


Jenna said...

Hey cousin...I enjoyed reading your list and could relate to almost everything listed. I thought of you when I read,

66. You had big hair and you knew how to use it.

I was always in awe of your big, stylin' bangs! :)

Matt Pinson said...

I can definitely sing the Ducktales theme song.

jodyreese said...

Okay, Heather...I do remember your gorgeous hair in a banana clip...and or course Jordan and Jenna often had to wear a "sides ponytail" (my ponytails were usually crooked anyway!), but I am thinking of your prom picture in the navy dress...Hmmmm...bangs and banana clip, maybe??? You were beautiful!!

Heather said...

YES!!! and the banana clip had real flowers going down the side....oh, lovely!! ha ha ha AND THOSE BANGS...what was I thinking?? hee hee There are great memories of Alabama and doing yalls hair.....fun times!! :)

Michael said...

"And your too late, darling, you give love a bad name..."

yep, I was caught up in the song as I read the list.

Thanks for memory lane! You know you are getting older when there are lists about remember when and you remember.