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Law360 (October 29, 2020, 1:24 PM EDT) -- Eighties hair was all the rage when I was a teen. I fell victim. I spent an hour each morning using a curling iron to singe Aqua Net hairspray into my hair until my bangs stood up just so — like a satellite dish, my uncle said.

Sensibilities changed, and my hair did too. Pictures of me — and my bangs — sometimes make their way into family videos or jokes. I still cringe a bit every time. But I have mostly been able to leave my 1980s hair behind.

I shudder to think if I hadn't. What if pictures of...

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