TUPPER: Daily Republic series explores impact of 1980s - the decade that made us
For many people these days, renting a movie means selecting one from an Internet-based service and watching it instantly on a TV, computer or portable device.
When I was a young child in the 1980s, this is how movies were rented in my world:
• Drive 10 miles to the Corner Pantry convenience store in Wessington Springs.
• Select a movie on VHS tape.
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