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Every Reason Why 80's Kids Should Be Dead Right Now (17 pics)

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When you look back on the 80's you quickly realize that it definitely wasn't the safest decade. How are 80's kids even still alive right now?

Dad would let you "drive"

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Parents did NOT watch their kids all the time


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Sunblock was a rarity


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Helmets were for losers


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"Smoking sections" meant that secondhand smoke was rampant


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Cooking unsupervised was a normal part of being a kid


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The cargo areas of station wagons were treated as freeform play areas


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Your mom may well have smoked when she was pregnant with you


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"Latchkey kids" were everywhere. This would often entail trying not to fight with your siblings or set the house on fire


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Young kids were responsible for watching even younger kids. This led to kids taking their two-year-old kid brother for a helmet-less, seatless bike ride around the neighborhood


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Playdates were usually adult-free too


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Kids had more opportunity to do illicit things like smoking cigarettes, considered the pinnacle of cool adults activities by 1985 tweens


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You had access to more dangerous toys


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1980s kids got to play with fireworks


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Back in the day it was normal to have at least one friend in a plaster cast at all times. This was considered a fun opportunity to cover the cast with graffiti, rather than a sign of negligent parenting


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Playgrounds were more "adventurous"


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Kids rode in the flatbeds of pickups


17 Every Reason Why 80's Kids Should Be Dead Right Now (17 pics)


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№1 Author: kryptor (3 Mar 2015 03:58) Total user comments: 4816


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I don't think kids are any safer today than they were back then ...
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№2 Author: joe cool (3 Mar 2015 05:13) Total user comments: 7


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kids are pussies now and their parents are assholes
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№3 Author: styopa (3 Mar 2015 08:00) Total user comments: 1258


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And we all survived.
Kids and parents today are gutless sissies.

Oh, and jarts ROCKED. Best toy ever.
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№4 Author: Aindy (3 Mar 2015 11:25) Total user comments: 2863


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I dont think any of that changed until the 2000s. Definetly not limited to 80s...
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№5 Author: ACuser (3 Mar 2015 13:10) Total user comments: 0


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ok, pic 5 looks slightly disturbing..
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№6 Author: rattte (3 Mar 2015 14:01) Total user comments: 170


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totaly agree to all coments, BUT: anren't the 80's kids now these shitti parents? btw i'm a 80's kid too..
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№7 Author: Tomaz86 (3 Mar 2015 14:44) Total user comments: 10835


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I :29: 80's
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№8 Author: b|shop (3 Mar 2015 17:26) Total user comments: 0


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at least in Germany 1 of the main problems (imho) are some authorities, that threatens parents with severe punishments for even looking angry at their children...

The parents feel themselves forced to overprotect their children due to that...

And I am an 80's kid too :)
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№9 Author: Boomer (4 Mar 2015 06:59) Total user comments: 181


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Riding my bike, across town. Walking out in the woods, all day. Seeing how fast a bike could go down a steep hill. No helmet...ever!

turned out ok. :10:
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№10 Author: bigdaddy2013 (5 Mar 2015 14:29) Total user comments: 712


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They were not pussified like today's kids....
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