There was much to love about TV in the 1980’s: Kick-ass prime time lineups, Saturday morning cartoons, music videos on MTV, the newness of cable TV, and the ads. Yes, the ads. It feels like TV commercials were a bit more creative and entertaining growing up in the 80’s and we loved to watch, and talk about, them.
Here is a quick rundown of the 10 vintage TV commercials I stumbled on recently for a history project I am working on and I had to share the nostalgia. Let’s see how many of these you remember!
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