00s

21 Memories We All Share From Spending Hours Playing Neopets

There are a lot of sights and sounds of the internet from the early 2000s that bring back a flood of memories, but just hearing the word "Neopets" can cause intense flashbacks. We spent hours raising our virtual pets and catering to their every need. If you grew up playing Neopets, these memories are burned into your brain, probably forever.1. First, you had to pick your petsNeopets IncAgh! This is already too much pressure!2. Don't forget to pick up your daily ration of omeletteNeopets Inc.The easiest way to provide for your growing Neo-family.3. And stop by

Life

21 Pictures That Will Bring Back Painful Memories Of The Early 2000s

Our nostalgia can sometimes cut both ways. There are lots of things that make us yearn for the "good old days," but just as many that deserve to stay buried, forever, seriously. Here are 21 memories that we've tried to repress from the early 2000s:1. Wasting our money on these gooey aliensKerry's HabitatWhy did we want these in the first place?2. Watching endless reruns of 'The Simple Life'The BerryThe BerryThe Berry3. Coming home from school and putting a Heinz Baked Beans Pizza in the oven...Metro4. Then logging into MSN MessengerThe VergeOr AOL Instant Messenger (RIP)

70s

Arcade Photos That Bring Back So Much Nostalgia You'll Reach For Your Quarters

These days, when pretty much every video game ever created can be bought and downloaded in minutes, it's hard to believe we used to trudge down to the local arcade with rolls of quarters in our pockets.Like Totally 80sWhether you lived near a full-blown arcade,KOTTKEa bowling alley with a handful of games, Slateor a local pizza joint with one lonely arcade cabinet,Redditthere was something magical about popping a quarter into one of these machines and playing until your luck ran out. It's an experience that most of us haven't had in years, which is a shame because

Life

21 Photos That Will Have You Saying "Oh My God," Right Before You Drown In Nostalgia

They say a picture's worth a thousand words, and often all it takes is a single photo to bring back a tidal wave of memories. But sometimes, that photo can also bring back the sounds, smells, and feelings that come from those memories. Here's a bunch of pictures that will take you right back to your childhoodThe click of these on the gym floorSo satisfying, for some reasonAmazonThe fizzy taste of Clearly CanadianStill haven't found anything like itClearly CanadianThe struggle of picking the right movie to rentTrying to find a movie everyone agreed on was basically impossibleRoger EbertThe

90s

20 Things That Will Almost Make You Miss Going Back To School

With all the kids packing up their binders and brand new agendas, it's easy to get nostalgic. There were a lot of moments that made school super fun when we were kids. Our responsibilities were limited to what we had to do for homework and that was it. Looking back, school isn't really anything like what it used to be. Kids today have no idea what it was like back in our day, but I'm sure every generation says the same thing about the one that comes next. How many of these memorable things do you recognize from your experience

90s

15 Things That Prove Kids Today Should Be Jealous Of Our Childhoods

There are a lot of things that are awesome about being a kid. One of the best was obviously the fact that when you're a kid you have almost no responsibilities. Other than that, we had a bunch of amazing things that were super important to us at the time. How many of these do you remember? Wearing super bright spandex shorts Recollections of PlayGoing to The Disney Store with your parents and trying to convince them that you need everythingDVD DizzyPlaying Fireball Island as often as you couldYouTubeFollowing the story of Baby JessicaPeople WeeklyEating Pizzarias after schoolKeebler Dying of

90s

15 Things You Haven't Thought About Since You Were A Kid

There's a lot to think about these days. Now that we are all "grown up" we have to act like adults and spend most of our time thinking about all of the things we are responsible for. It's not the same as it used to be, when we could just waste our days away doing whatever kids do best. GiphyBecause our brains are so busy with work and family life, we often forget about all the stuff from our childhood. But that's where the internet comes in! It's always there to show us little artifacts that bring back all the

Fads

13 Photos That Will Slap You In The Face With Nostalgia Harder Than Those Rubber Dodgeballs

Being a kid we pretty awesome, I think we can all agree on that. Everything felt like it was tailored to our very particular needs and it was super fun. There were countless TV shows, movies, and toys all built with our entertainment in mind. Sometimes when you see these things now you have this flood of memories flowing through your mind, let's see if these things trigger any for you! Gym class scootersAmazonBecause who needs fingers?! OdysseyGiant parachutesOdysseyThe literal best gym class imaginable! RedditHippity HopsEbayThe OdysseyDodge BallsImgurBecause it was obviously super fun to get whipped in the face with

Life

15 Toys You Completely Forgot You Used To Love When You Were A Kid

It's hard to keep track of all the amazing toys and games we had as kids. There were just too many awesome ones! Remembering everything we had is a little tricky off the top of your head, but chances are you had some of the toys off this list! Barrel of MonkeysEbayShape-O-BallEbayChatter Box TelephoneEbayBreak Dancing CanEbayGlow WormEbayLittle People Play Family GarageEbaySing-A-Long Tape RecorderEbayThere are even more memories on the next page! Lite BriteEbayMagic SlateEbayEtch A SketchEbayDoctor's KitsEbayArt Supply KitsFunny JunkSticky HandsEbayFisher Price Roller SkatesEbayFashion PlatesEbayHow many of these do you remember? Share in the comments!

TV

13 Jingles You Still Remember Every Word To - Even Though You Wish You Didn't

So of us watched a lot of TV when we were kids. Our parents often said it was too much but oh well. TelegrafiWe honestly spent hours in front of the television, whether it was watching One Saturday Morning or TGIF. We had our schedules and we stuck to them. The thing was, back then we couldn't fast forward commercials like we do now. We had to endure each repeated jingle countless times while enjoying the latest episode of Boy Meets World or Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. And those songs really knew how to get into your head and stay