90s

The Story Behind The Saddest "Fresh Prince" Scene Is Not What You Think

The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air was one of our favorite shows while growing up in the 90s. For six seasons, Will Smith and the rest of the hilarious cast made us laugh week after week with their shenanigans, but they also got our lives flipped-turned upside down whenever they addressed serious topics. The show wasn't afraid to tackle issues like drugs, sex, drunk driving, sexism, racism, and violence to teach us an important lesson or two about life. Some of the episodes even made us cry. Let's refresh our memories:There was the time Uncle Phil told Will about the

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9 Facts About Hanson That Will Make You Say "MMMCool"

When it comes to music, the 90s gave us a lot of gems, but none of them has defined an era as much as 'MMMBop' did. Everyone who's lived through the 90s knows exactly where that quasi-gibberish word came from and has definitely sung along to it. The band behind the hit song, Hanson, was formed in 1992, but it wasn't until they dropped their debut single in 1996 that they became worldwide sensations. Composed of brothers Isaac, Taylor and Zac, Hanson went on to sell over 16 million records worldwide and steal even more teenage hearts along the way.

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Drag Queen Transforms Herself Into 90s Cartoon Characters And It Will Blow Your Mind

There have been enough TV show reboots, film remakes, and fashion trends to convince us that the 90s are making a comeback. Everyone who grew up during that time has a slight obsession with everything 90s, and Phi Phi O'Hara is no different. Last year, the drag queen and former Ru Paul's Drag Race contestant kick started a project called the '365 Days of Drag' where she would sport a new makeup look every day for the entire year. PridePhi Phi, 25, brought some nostalgia into the mix by turning herself into many of our favorite cartoon characters from the

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9 'Liquid Television' Shows To Remind You Of How Much Cooler MTV Was In The 90s

Way before giving drama-loving teen moms a platform for fame, MTV was home to some compelling and game-changing content. In the early 90s, a time when animated television shows and films were mostly marketed to children, MTV made sure that it stood out from the rest by offering one of the best late-night programming to ever grace our small screens, Liquid Television. The weird, slightly psychedelic, uncensored animation and puppet variety show gave us gems like AEon Flux and Beavis and Butt-Head. All of the original cartoons shown on Liquid Television were created by independent artists and animators, which made

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6 Episodes Of '80s Shows That Were Too Messed Up For Cable TV

Generally in the 80s, there was nothing scandalous about network TV, or so we thought. Growing up we did not see much violence, nudity or drugs in our favorite sitcoms, but this does not mean that this type of content wasn't tackled by a show's producers and writers. It simply meant that episodes were censored before they hit the airwaves. Occasionally, an episode that pushes all the boundaries does come to light and left us all with our jaws-dropped. There have been instances when an episode was so messed up that it took years before it was allowed to air.

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'Roswell' Is Coming Back To TV With A New Twist

Imagine living in a town your entire life, then one day you wake up to find that there are teenage aliens living among the residents. Eventually, you learn that these aliens were survivors of a UFO crash that took place in your town a few decades ago, and you slowly start to fall in love with one of them after they saved your life.If this sounds familiar, it is because it was the plot for the late 90s show 'Roswell,' which was actually based on the popular book series Roswell High by Melinda Metz. The show ran for

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10 Movies From The 90s That Were Eerily Accurate About The Future

Nowadays when we watch our favorite movies from the 90s, not only do they induce nostalgia, we also notice that they have made many assumptions about the world in which we live today. Looking back at them, many of the predictions of how things would turn out were way off, and hilariously so. However, there were a few occasions when a movie's take on the future turned out to be eerily accurate. Here are 10 movies that accurately predicted things that actually took place in the years that followed: 1. The Truman Show (1998)FlowVellaWhen The Truman Show with Jim

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Never-Before-Seen Clip Of Selena Unearthed After Being Lost For 23 Years

Selena Quintanilla's unexpected death in 1995 was one the first celebrity deaths that many of us 80s and 90s kids really mourned. San Antonio CurrentThe 23-year-old Tejano singer was on the way to international super stardom when her life was cut short by Yolanda Saldivar, her friend and former manager of Selena Etc. boutiques. Selena discovered that Yolanda was part of a money embezzlement scheme involving her fan club and the clothing boutiques. As a result, Yolanda was fired, but initially refused to hand over the financial records. Three weeks later, Selena set up a meeting with her at a

70s

Debbie Harry Is A Psychic, And 11 Other Things About Blondie That Will Make You Say "What?"

The eclectic American rock band, Blondie, started as an underground band in the mid-seventies. It wasn't until 1978, when they released their iconic album Parallel Lines, that the band gained better recognition. Over the next few decades, the band's hits often reached number one on charts across the globe helping them cement their place in the music industry. In 2006, Blondie was induced into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame further proving that they are one of the best pop-rock bands to come out of the 1970s. The original band members, Debbie Harry and Chris Stein, are still releasing

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An *NSYNC Reunion May Be In The Works And We Can't Deal

Back in 2013, *NSYNC took to the stage at the MTV Video Music Awards for the first time since they broke up. The band members rose out of the stage to join Justin Timberlake, who was being honored with the Michael Jackson Vanguard Award.   Business InsiderThe reunion performance lasted only a little over a minute, but as you can imagine our teenage hearts exploded, and we couldn't help but wonder when the iconic 90s band will bring us that much nostalgia again. Fast forward to four years later, Lance Bass teased us with some details about the band being