Max Headroom: the definitive history of the 1980s digital icon I was born in 1980 so I was just that bit too young to get Max Headroom beyond being aware of it, and thinking it was cool as fuck. #link 2015.06.07 @ 10:25 // Screen // You were reading Max Headroom: the definitive history of the 1980s digital icon, a link posted with comment by MacDara Conroy. It is filed under Screen and was published in June 2015. If you liked what you read here, you can follow this site on Twitter @MacDaraBlogs or via reader feed, and find many more entries in the Archive. You can also buy me a Ko-fi.