Movie theaters only showed one film at a time. There were no advertisements on the screen.
Microwave ovens were just becoming affordable.
Nobody I knew owned a cellular phone.
Audio Cassettes were the preferred media for mass-consumption of music. The RIAA thought recordable audio cassettes would kill the recording industry.
Few people had heard the terms "Debit Card" or "ATM".
The arcade had all the best games.
Videocassette rental was all the rage. The MPAA thought video would kill Hollywood.
The words "Bitch" and "Ass" were never spoken on the air.