80s Awesomeness! is an original concoction of my
insanity need to live in the 80s. The flashback started here and posts weekly on Saturdays, highlighting the best of 80s fashion, music, movies and whatever else the coked up, yuppie Rubik’s Cube decade can throw at you.
Today is catch-up day! Hooray!
Look familiar? The original incarnation of The Simpsons, making their first appearance on The Tracey Ullman Show in 1989. They’ve, um, reformed since then, streamlining the look just a smidge. Quite frankly they look like something out of a nightmare here. But yes, you can thank the 80s for the cartoon powerhouse that is The Simpsons.