What are some intrest of yuppies in the 80's?

What were some of the intrest the 80's young urban professionals had? What would they do for fun? Where would they live, I am thinking New york would this be correct?

Asked By: Ally... - 4/21/2008
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Yup, most lived in NYC... More
Answered By: xo379 - 4/21/2008
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music, drugs and sex! i believe not trying to be smart or anythin! but it reali was and it was al over the place they like to travel ^^
Answered By: Cathy Z - 4/21/2008
Cars, yachts, trips, clothing, jewelry, paintings.
Answered By: dnldslk - 4/21/2008
They were educated,upwardly mobile 25+ year olds who were after career, money and social status. They were actually all over the place. Large cities and smaller ones. Wherever the oppertunty was. As for fun, they liked money! that was their fun.
Answered By: Stan W - 4/21/2008
oh, you should see American Psycho w/ Christian Bale
Answered By: brooke - 4/21/2008
The main point of interest for yuppies in the '80's was themselves.I'm not joking. The '80's were nick-named "The Me Decade".That is important to understand as an underlying motivation of other habits and thoughts of that time.Others can fill you in on the trivia of what was current then for entertainment,fashion and... More
Answered By: anumber1cooks2000 - 4/21/2008
Designer clothes Designer lunches at famous restaurants Imported cars Cocaine
Answered By: DAR76 - 4/21/2008
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