80s Awesomeness: 10 Reasons Why Life Should Be More Like an ’80s Movie

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If there’s one thing every single decade in the future will need, it’s a healthy dose of some good old ’80s charm. You might have heard someone saying that life should be more like an ’80s movie, but we’ve actually stumbled upon a detailed list of quite specific reasons.

Coming to you via Buzzfeed, check out some of the 10 awesome reasons why life should resemble an ’80s movie. And it’s not just those cool 80’s t-shirts we’re talking about either.

If you don’t have a girlfriend, you could just make one

Weird Science GirlSeems unlikely? Well, just check out “Weird Science” if you won’t take our word for it.

Vampires wouldn’t sparkle, they’d be awesome instead

Lost Boys Vampires

Some of us could definitely argue that “The Lost Boys” vampire could teach a thing or two to today’s big-screen vampires.

Dancing would solve all your problems

Footloose Dance 80s

“Footloose,” “Breakin’,” ’nuff said.

This guy would be the epitome of cool

Breakfast Club John Bender

If you were a high-school girl in the ’80s, you know exactly what we’re talking about – John Bender from “The Breakfast Club.”

You could be a genius nerd and a party maniac at the same time

Real Genius Party

Val Kilmer’s the fellow, and in case you’ve missed it, the film in question is the “Real Genius.”

Perfectly synchronized impromptu dance numbers would be a regular daily thing

80s Dance Scene

If you haven’t seen an ’80s teen film without one of these, well, you’ve probably never seen an ’80s teen film at all.

Cars and phone booths could be used for time travel

Back to the Future Hug┬áThis was an easy one, so you probably guessed it’s “Back to the Future” and “Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure” we’re talking about.

You’d likely see a guy with a boombox on his shoulder every time you hit the street

Boombox Guy 80s

This is just classic ’80s stuff now.

The meaning of life could be discovered by staring at a painting

Ferris Bueller Painting

This one baffled you a bit? Just ask Ferris Bueller.

You could impress all your friends by waving your underwear

Sixteen Candles Underwear

No, seriously, just check out “Sixteen Candles.”

So that about wraps it up. Can you think of any other reasons why life would be more better as an ’80s film? Let us know in the comments.

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