1980s TV

Ah, the '80s. While some parents might like to put that decade far behind them, others might want to relive the glory days by introducing kids to the fun of the Smurfs, He-Man, the Cosbys, and the timeless rivalry between Blair and Jo. But before diving into nostalgia-land, refresh your memory on the content of these old chestnuts. Some might have elements that you've forgotten, and your kids might not be ready to see.

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Little blue gnomes share, care, and learn.
Network: Boomerang
(2004)
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Fun globetrotting '80s cartoon can spark kids' curiosity.
Network: Disney Channel
(2013)
Still a classic, but times have changed.
Network: Boomerang
(2005)
Classic family sitcom offers fun with its lessons.
Network: Nickelodeon, Syndicated, TBS
(2005)
'80s classic still holds strong messages for today's kids.
Network: qubo, Syndicated
(2009)
Classic sitcom duo is still doing it their way.
Network: Syndicated, Discovery Family Channel
(2005)
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Broad '80s sitcom boasts sci-fi elements and sarcasm.
Network: Discovery Family Channel
(2012)
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Classic 1980s sitcom's messages still ring true today.
Network: Syndicated, Discovery Family Channel
(2007)
Popular 1980s cartoon fun, but glorifies battle, toys.
Network: Syndicated, Discovery Family Channel
(2007)
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'80s favorite offers laughs and life lessons.
Network: ION, Nickelodeon, Syndicated
(2006)
Classic '80s sitcom about a blended family.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2004)
Classic series with a sense of humor tackles racial issues.
Network: NBC, ABC
(2008)
Yee haw! Original Dukes leap the generation gap.
Network: CMT
(2005)
Wholesome '80s coming-of-age sitcom tackles serious issues.
Network: NBC
(2006)
Barrier-breaking sitcom mixes humor, stereotypes.
Network: Syndicated, TV Land
(2005)
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Cute '80s comedy sometimes touches on serious issues.
Network: NBC, Syndicated
(2001)
'80s series is more comedy than drama but has heart, too.
Network: ABC
(2013)
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1980s heartthrob solves cases in Hawaii.
Network: Syndicated
(2005)
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Seventies version of CSI is entertaining, if old-fashioned.
Network: NBC
(2012)
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Laughs are on tap in this classic sitcom.
Network: Syndicated, TV Land
(2005)
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Stellar war dramedy classic mixes humor, pathos.
Network: Hallmark Channel, Syndicated
(2005)

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