Anachronisms: There are a number of slang terms and gestures that are out of place in 1984. Some examples are the words "convo" and "ginger," the idiom "take a chill pill," the high five, and the fear of AIDS which wasn't widely known until the following year. See more
There are several arcade machines at the bowling center scene. One of them is Polybious, which never existed (might explain the Out Of Order sign taped to the screen). Next to it is an Atari Asteroids that had been converted to LCD flat screen and is missing it's cardboard bezel. LCD monitors came up in the early 2000s and the original Asteroids hardware requires a real vector monitor. See more
Even serial killers live next door to somebody. Tough pill to swallow, I know, but it's true. If I've learned anything, it's that people hardly ever let you know who they really are. Just past the manicured lawns and friendly waves, inside any house, even the one next door, anything could be happening and you'd never know. And that's the thing about this place, it all might seem normal and routine, but the truth is the suburbs are where the craziest shit happens. You never know what might be ...