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Night two of The 80s: The Decade That Made Us continues tonight at 9P. First up, Shop ‘Til You Drop. 1983: America leaves recession and falls in love with retail therapy. Nonstop glamor and excess find a new poster girl in the 1980s when a hot young singer sees her chance to create her own…

Although many people would argue that fashion in the 1980s was too big, too loud and just plain too much, we here at Nat Geo disagree. After all, the 1980s gave us Calvin Klein’s underwear, Donna Karan’s power suit, Naomi Campbell’s sexy catwalk and, of course, legwarmers! But don’t take our word for it. For…

In honor of our upcoming mini-series The 80s: The Decade that Made Us, we want you to journey back in time with us and show off your ’80s style! Congrats Jeffery and the rest of our top 10, thanks for sharing your amazing 80s fashion! Miss your chance in the spotlight this week? Well, don’t worry,…

Except for fashion that is. At least, that’s what we found when NGC and Kelton Research surveyed Americans’ affection for the 80s, as featured on the front page of USA TODAY this morning. Despite its reputation for bad hair and loud clothing, just about everything about the era — from the politics, leaders and safety…

Bizarre Bridal Dresses

What’s a weird wedding without unique, or at least nontraditional, wedding attire? This week’s episode of Taboo explores the world of strange weddings and viewers will get a gander at a few interesting ways to dress up (and dress down) an unusual wedding. In the United States we normally expect brides to walk down the…

Tuna fishing can be an exciting and rewarding activity, but it can also be a physically demanding one. If you are planning to cast your fishing rod into the ocean you have probably considered which boat you are going to use, as well as your reels.  A component that is sometimes overlooked is what you…