If your a 90's kid how much do you remember?

Anybody under the age of 13 should not read this, and if you do, you should not repost this.

Just because you were born in '98 doesn't mean you're a 90's kid.

It's not like you could remember the original Simpsons. I am sorry but three conscious years of the 90's just wont cut it.

You're a 90's kid if:

You can finish this [ice ice _ _ _ _ ]

You remember watching Doug, Ren & Stimpy, Pinky and the Brain, and Two Stupid Dogs.

AAAAAAAH Real Monsters!

You've ever ended a sentence with the word "PSYCHE!"

You just cant resist finishing this . . . "Iiiiiiin west philidelphia born and raised . . ."

You remember TGIF, Step by Step, Family Matters, Dinosaurs, and Boy Meets World.

You remember when Tupac and Selena died.

You remember when it was actually worth getting up early

on a Saturday to watch cartoons.

You got super excited when it was Oregon Trail and Reader Rabbit day in computer class at school.

You remember reading "Goosebumps"

You took plastic cartoon lunch boxes to school.

You remember the craze and then the banning of slap bracelets and slam books.

You still get the urge to say "NOT" after (almost) every sentence . . . not

when everyhting was settled by rock paper scissors..or bubble gum bubble gum in a dish...and even better daddy had a donkey inky binky bonky.

when cops and robbers was a daily activity.

when we played Hide and go seek until our legs grew numb.

when we used to obey our parents

You used to listen to the radio all day long just to record your FAVORITE song of ALL time.

"Where in the World is Carmen San Diego?" was both a game and a TV game show.

Captain Planet. He's a Hero.

You knew that Kimberly, the pink ranger, and Tommy, the green ranger, were meant to be together.

You remember when Super Nintendos and Sega Genisis became popular.

You always wanted to send in a tape to America's Funniest Home Videos . . . but never taped anything funny.

You remember watching Home Alone 1, 2 , and 3 . . . and tried to pull the pranks on "intruders"

You remember watching The Magic School Bus, Wishbone, and Reading Rainbow on PBS.

You remember when Yomega Yo-Yos were cool.

You remember those Where's Waldo books.

You remember when Mortal Kombat Was "Da Bomb!"

You remember eating Warheads.

You remember watching the 1st Batman, Aladin, Ninja Turtles, and 3 Ninjas movies.

You remember Ring Pops.

You remember drinking Fruitopia, Surge, and Tang.

If you remember when every thing was "da BOMB!"

When they made the new lunchables so that you could make pizza AND tacos.

You remember boom boxes vs. cd players.

Writing M.A.S.H. notes.

Making those little paper fortune cookie things, and then predicting your life with them.

You knew all the characters names and their life stories on "Saved By The Bell".

You played and/or collected "Pogs"

You had at least one Tamagotchi, GigaPet, or Nano and brought it everywhere.

. . . Furbies.

You haven't always had a computer, and it was cool to have the internet.

And Windows 95 was the best.

You watched the original cartoons of Rugrats, Power Rangers, and Ninja Turtles.

You had a favorite "New Kid on the Block", and you knew all of their names.

When Goth (NOT EMO) was crazy cool! Smashing Pumpkins, Sonic Youth, the good bands.

You remember Bewitched, Jump 5, S-Club 7, and that whole period with the boy bands and pop divas.

You remember exactly where you were and what you were doing the first time you saw a Britney Spears or N'SYNC video.

Michael Jordan was a king.

YIKES pencils and erasers were the stuff!

All your school supplies were "Lisa Frank" brand.

You remember when the new Beanie Babies and Talking Elmo were always sold out.

You collected those Beanie Babies.

You remember the first Beanie Babies.

Growing Pains.

Carebears and The Gummy Bear show.

Gak was the coolest stuff invented.

Lambchop's song never ended.

The old dollar bills.

Silver dollars, which were cool to have.

You remember a time before the WB.

You collected all the Troll dolls

You owned a portable tape player.

If you even know what an original walkman is.

You remember wanting to sit on the orange Nickelodeon couch.

You've gotten creeped out by "Are You Afraid of the Dark?"

You know the Macarena by heart.

"Talk to the hand" . . . enough said

You always said, "Then why don't you marry it!"

You know the significance of the number 23.

You went to McDonald's to play in the playplace.

You remember playing on merry go rounds at the playground.

Before the MySpace frenzy . . .

Before the Internet & text messaging . . .

Before Sidekicks & iPods . . .

Before MIKE JONES . . .

Before PlayStation2 or X-BOX . . .

Before Spongebob . . .

Back when you put off the 5 hours of homework you had every night.

remember the boy band "dream street"---

When light up sneakers were cool.

When you rented VHS tapes, not DVDs.

When gas was $0.95 a gallon & Caller ID was a new thing.

When we recorded stuff on VCRs.

When we called the radio station to request songs to hear off of our walkmans.

When the Chicago Bulls were the best team ever.

Way back.

When it was all about N64.

WHEN YOU TRADED POKEMON CARDS FOR A LIVING.

Before we realized all this would eventually disappear.

Who would have thought you'd miss the 90's so much!!!!!

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  • 1 decade ago
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    i think i did something like this b4..ah well this is a little different

    anyway i was born in '88 so this would be for me.

    -yes..but boy how i hated that song!

    -Doug, yes plenty on Saturday Mornings. Pinky and the Brain some. i know what Ren & Stimpy is but i never watched it cuz we didnt have cable back then. and i have no idea what Two Stupid Dogs is

    -that was on Nick..couldnt watch it. but i had the Super NES video game (i look back on those days and i think boy that game was stupid)

    -no..hardly ever

    -not in the mood to..but i know the theme. ehh what the heck? im bored. "on the playground is where i spent most of my days. chilling out maxing all cool. when a couple of guys who were up to no good started making trouble in my neighborhood. i got in one little fight and my mom got scared, said youre moving with your auntie and uncle in Belair. i whistled for a cab and when it came near..the license plate was fresh and it had dice in the mirror. if anything i could say this cab was rare but i thought eh forget it. yo home to Belair!..*Will is driven to the house* i pulled up to the house about 7 or 8 and i told the cabbie yo homes smell ya later. looked at my kingdom i was finally there to sit on my throne as the prince of Belair. *theme song ends with him knocking on the door*" i dont watch it anymore but yeah i have a pretty good memory

    -oh yes i remember TGIF all too well *sniffs and sheds a little tear* RIP TGIF! we'll never forget you.

    haha! but seriously i really do miss those days sometimes. Step by Step..wasnt interested at the time but i watch it now some days. Family Matters? oh yeah i watched that all the time..as soon as Steve came on i made sure to never miss an eppy. Dinosaurs? no but i had one tape of an episode and watched it like maybe once. Boy Meets World? i seen practically all the younger episodes (when Topanga and Cory were really dating..about junior or senior year)..that was part of TGIF after a while. im starting to watch the older ones nowadays.

    -no whos Selena? Tupac i never paied attention to

    -oh yeah..definitely loved all those cartoons on ABC. the cartoons now are mostly trash.

    -um yeah sorta..i dont think we did Reader Rabbit though.

    -no..i didnt read those until way later

    -sometimes yes

    -huh? i still dont know what those are

    -no i only said it once in a while

    -oh yeah i remember Rock Paper Scissors..but we didnt really do bubble gum at my school (elementary or middle) i know what it is though. ive never heard of the 3rd

    -again a game i didnt learn til i was a little too old to play

    -yes

    -everyone did do more for their parents at that decade huh?and um yeah i guess you could say i was more obedient at that time..although i still had some behavior problems (i think it was because of the issues we had at home..with my father and that kind of thing)

    -no but i did listen to the radio alot

    -vaguely remember the tv show..never played the game

    -thats a commercial right?

    -i did watch that show when i was little but i never payed attention to the...uh..romance

    -yes definitely. i used to play Super NES all the time when i wasnt playing outside. it was my fav. indoor activity.

    -a little tiny urge to do that..yes. i want to do it now more than ever for the new Home Videos show

    -not the 3rd one..i didnt get to watch that until i was older. started watching after the new millenium. but i watched the 1st and 2nd quite a few times. and no i never thought to pull the pranks.

    -oh yeah! those shows were the best..Reading Rainbow was ok, a little boring. hardly watched it since i already knew how to read (and well i might add) Magic School Bus was good. and Wishbone was THE dog! i loved that..all the time. i cant believe the dog died years ago and thats why they never continued the show. it only lasted a few yrs cuz of that. i seriously think they should show Wishbone still..kids today need stuff like that. noone ever reads anymore. Wishbone was how i got into reading

    -what kind of yoyos? *confused*

    -yes..loved those. still have one now

    -no i hate those fighting games so i dont know anything about that

    -no i never got into those things..what was so great about them? way too sour for me

    -Ninja Turtles..watched sometimes. Aladdin, loved that movie and seen some eppys of the tv show. i get a craving to watch it still even now but the dumb Toon Disney we have is in Spanish. arrgh!!!

    -yes loved em once in a while

    -no

    -yes pretty much

    -yes i would almost always have lunchables when the school food of the day was not even edible in my book back then

    -yes

    -yeah sometimes..once i knew what it was i loved it so much

    -i could never make them sad to say

    -i just could not get into that show at all..sooo boring

    -whats a pog?

    -i accumulated like 4-5 giga pets..and two tamagotchis. and i could not stop playing with them on the go! whenever wed be at a restaurant or walking through a store. id be glued to the screen..and if my mum said something id be like huh? whatd you say?

    -ah..Furbies. i didnt get them til later when the fad had died out..but when i did i loved em then after a few months i got bored..not playing with em for a long time.

    -in school we always had computers of course..but those werent that good. i didnt get to play with a home computer til '98. through that time id be on the net and was so amazed with it. there was this one kids site id always go to..oh gosh now i cant remember the name! but it was the coolest. got a code for a new feature or something w/ it on snack labels. it had like customizable characters for your profile person..where you could change all parts of the body and make it as weird as you want it. ah now i remember, it was mama something.

    -yes thats what we had for a while

    -Power Rangers..when i was little yes. Ninja Turtles..yes. Rugrats..no not really like i said didnt have cable. id watch it once in a while when we went to my grandmas house

    -no but i did have the dolls and all that came with it

    -yes

    -yes definitely loved alot of them..i got into almost every single one

    -yes pretty much

    -hated basketball and sports in general..but yes i suppose he was

    -no not really. they didnt call em yikes for nothing

    -basically yeah..i loved the little animals. they were so cute at the time

    -yes..i dont get what was so great about Talking Elmo. but i always wanted Beanie Babies..i hardly got any back then

    -like i said hardly got any but i WANTED them..i had a few teenies from McDonalds

    -sorta

    -no never watched it

    -only saw one tape of Carebears..thats it

    -whats Gak?

    -i dont remember it very well..but i do remember that she sang

    -yes

    -yes i suppose they were

    -yeah i guess you could say i do..i didnt watch that much tv as a kid. yes there are some shows i did watch but mostly i played outside

    -no but i had one or two

    -yes i took my walkman outside with me alot

    -yes

    -no

    -no

    -pretty much..but i could hardly understand it

    -cuz the face dont understand...ok well that was kinda stupid wasnt it?

    -no but i did hear of that phrase

    -no

    -yes i was pretty active as a kid

    -yes

    -i didnt even know what Myspace was until a few yrs ago..so yeah i never even heard of it b4.

    -yes..recently got my first cell phone and my mom got hers not too long ago too..and like i said no computer til 98 so i did what kids today should do, play outside alot. some kids are lazy these days sadly

    -Sidekick? wha??? ipods i didnt know what they were until a few yrs ago

    -never heard of em

    -yes

    -oh yes! those were the good ol days..b4 that..ahem thing came on tv

    -5 hrs? who had that much homework..but no i always tried to get my homework over with until i got to be in high school then it got harder to do right away

    -vaguely

    -yes

    -yes

    -is that how much it was back then? i guess i remember..vaguely..i never really payed attention. and yes i remember Caller IDs first appearance. first saw it at radioshack..we didnt get Caller ID for a while

    -yes..dont you people still do that? thats the only way me and my mom record stuff. i think i do it more now then we did back in those days..my mom was a recording queen then too though

    -no i never liked talking on the phone...sortof a phoneaphobic. but i guess that was more of an in thing back then

    -sports suck! so i didnt pay attention

    -yes..but again didnt get that til way later

    -remind me why i got those later in life and not now..i got em after the fad was over.

    -yes i bet we all thought all of this would be loved forever..we never expected all that stuff to be a fad. i always thought Furbys would last forever and with some other stuff i thought that too

    -i dont really miss those times because my childhood was hectic..with my parents fighting all the time. thats the main reason why i went outside alot. and i only had one playmate so i didnt have much of a social life. my Lhasa Apso mix dog was my best friend and him i do really miss... so that was the good part about my childhood

    but i love 90s music. its my favorite decade for that.

    Source(s): kids today need those wholesome 90s cartoons instead of those news ones out now..and Wishbone they need Wishbone..and the music was soo much better! gosh wouldnt the world be better if it could be like that all the time?
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  • jfoxie
    Lv 4
    1 decade ago

    Baby!! I am 24 so I remember the 90's better than the 80's. I loved the pop culture of my time. I actually miss the simplicity of being a kid. I miss my light up sneakers. I love Oregon Trail. I was in love with New Kids On The Block. I always wanted to get slimed on the orange couch.

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Dude I am sooo a 90's kid. I miss it so much. Everything you said I can relate to...its funny but nice when we look back on it. The 90's was a good time, chilled out, fun, no stress, just relaxing. No war or terrorism bull shi t. I think I speak for everyone when I say "The 90's were DA BOMB"

    Source(s): I miss saturday morning cartoons.
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  • 1 decade ago

    Whatever happened to Captain Planet? I loved pogs and I would totally be a cop in cops and robbers during lunh in first grade.

    Oh yeah, and I was totally born in '87

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  • 6 years ago

    I remember ed edd n eddy. I remember listening to 98 degrees and TLC a lot back them

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  • 1 decade ago

    oh my gosh you just described my life. although i was born in 1988 i still remember all of that... dinosuars, power rangers, rugrats, oh my gosh. reading that was a freaking blast in the past. and i do miss the 90's except the whole listening to my parents thing :)

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  • Allie
    Lv 4
    6 years ago

    I remember watching Pokemon.

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  • 1 decade ago

    Ya, when Simpsons was on the Tracey Ullman Show - now that's old school

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    1992 bebeh!

    the '90s were flippen rad.

    tamagachi, spice girls, grunge clothing, sugar ray, ren & stimpy...

    EVERYTHING you said.

    *sighs*

    those were some seriously fun times.

    then 2000 came and all of my family

    that i lived by moved.

    god i miss the '90s.

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  • Trese
    Lv 5
    1 decade ago

    Those were the good ole days......Thanks for the memories.

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  • I soo remember all that....ahhh those good old days....

    Source(s): born in 92
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