7 Reasons Why Rob Lowe Is the Ultimate '80s Icon

Rob Lowe was the '80s. The handsome actor started the decade somewhat innocently, then indulged himself at the height of his Brat Pack fame, and then saw it all go bust. As the "St. Elmo's Fire" star turns 50 on March 17, here's a closer look at seven reasons why Lowe is the decade's ultimate icon.