Flashback Friday: Things That’ll Make You Feel Old

A bit of nostalgia never hurt anyone, right? If you’re a bit sensitive about your age I advise you not to read this. A reminder of your favourite movies, tv shows and songs from when you were young that’ll make you wish you could be a kid again. Here’s a blast from the past that is bound to make you feel old.

Dial-up Internet.

“Don’t pick up the phone!” For those who can’t remember what dial-up internet sounds like, here’s a reminder:

Totally Cool Phrases.

We thought we were the sassiest little shits there was.

“Bop it, twist it…”

“Take a picture, it will last longer.”

“Tip the can, I see….”

“It’s not a skirt, it’s a skort.”

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Potential Break Up Song is 8 years old.

“It took too long, it took too long, it took too long….”

Before Loom Bands, there were Scoobies.

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It’s been 11 years since the last episode of Rugrats aired.

And this is what age they’d all be…

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Mood rings.

“What colours your mood ring?”

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Fighting over the computer with your sibling.

Ew, what a horrible time to be alive. Now we all have our own computers.

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How scary the furnace in Home Alone was.

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The Crazy Frog

When your Gameboy’s backlight broke.

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The cast of Matilda now, 18 years later.

*wipes tear*

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The real era of Eminem.

15 years old.

Double Dips

They were like kids cocaine.

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The first Jurassic Park is 17 years old.

And it’s still terrifying.

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Recess last aired 14 years ago.

Admit it, we all fancied T.J just a little bit.

Forgetting to feed your Tamagotchi.

I’m the worst parent EVER!

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Going to see Bridge To Terabithia because it’s a “nice kids movie”.

WHAT THE FUCK?! Who would do this to a kids movie?

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Everyone had one of these.

And it tore the ankles off you.

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Having to rewind a movie before watching it

Oh, VHS.

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Love Me For a Reason by Boyzone is 21 years old

Excuse me while I go throw up from the amount of cringe.