I think this is more of a case of pre-stalgia as technically these don't even exist yet.
If you think about it, Alf was pretty evil what with the threats to drink the cat's blood and all. Didn't keep me from loving him though! What was your favorite late '80s sitcom?
Did you go to day camp? Of course you did! Your parents couldn't afford sleepaway camp, whose could? This stuff was like cigarettes in prison, pure neverending friendship currency!
The incredible amount of aerobic exercise I got as a kid would be staggering to the children of today. Thank you, Pogo Ball!
Remember when you could just feed a robot some money and have a conversation? How quaint!