80s

20 Childhood Crushes Whose Posters Were Plastered All Over Our Walls

Childhood crushes are a very important thing. The first person you fall in love with when you are a kid will stick with you for the rest of your life. You will always remember the person who's pictures you cut out of magazines to post up on your wall. We asked our readers who their first celebrity crushes were, and they were happy to share who they were obsessed with when they were younger. Check out the most popular options to see if your first crush made the cut! 1. Zach MorrisNBC2. Leonardo DiCaprio Paramount Pictures3. Johnny DeppFOX4. Jonathon Taylor

90s

10 Shows We All Watched As Teens That Prove We Lived In The Golden Age Of Television

Let's face it, with a few exceptions, television as it stands now, sucks. "Reality" TV has taken over the air waves and it is systematically making us stupider for watching it. What ever happened to the golden age of TV? Throughout the 00s we were privy to some amazing characters and story lines; that was real entertainment. And if you happened to grow up during that period you were witness to some truly iconic television shows. The current generation will never know the joy of watching these 10 shows on a weekly basis, living through them like you were part

00s

10 Cell Phones We All Desperately Wanted To Own In The Early 2000s

Back in the early 2000s, owning a cell phone wasn't a common thing like it is now. It seems like every kid is born with an iPhone in their hand, but back in our day we had to earn it! We either needed to buy one ourselves, or successfully annoy our parents until we got one. There were a lot of them that we all remember wishing for when we were young, which of these did you always want? Nokia 3310The SunWe all knew that getting this phone meant that we would get to play 'Snake', and that was all

90s

Aaron Carter Was A Huge Star Back In the Day, But What Is He Up To Now?

Aaron Carter is one of those 90s pop stars that a lot of people were obsessed with in the 90s. He was one of the younger singers, so the little kids finally had someone more reasonable to have a crush on. More importantly, his preteen music was just what they needed for all those school dances. Celebs NowAs the younger brother of Backstreet Boy, Nick Carter, he had a lot to live up to. It wasn't always easy, but he managed to stand out with singles like "I Want Candy", "Aaron's Party (Come Get It)", and "That's How I Beat

Fads

15 Slang Words From The 80s That Were Totally Awesome To The Max

The 80s were a pretty outrageous time. There were a lot of bright colors, big hair, and happy music. As with every decade, there was also an entire unique language that seemed to become popular before completely phasing out. We probably still use a few of these phrases to this day, but some we haven't heard in thirty years. How many of these sound familiar to you? AirheadAn airhead is a way to call someone a ditz. Example: Jill was supposed to meet me at the Madonna concert but she forgot! She is such an airhead! GiphyBodaciousBodacious basically just means

Life

15 Old Caboodles Cases That You Know You Filled With Lip Smackers

We all had them. They were basically a requirement to be considered a preteen. What am I talking about? A Caboodles makeup case, obviously! Mirror80Getting one of these makeup cases was one of the ways that you knew you were growing up! As soon as you were old enough to own enough makeup or nail polish to necessitate a Caboodles case, you knew you were about to enter the days of training bras and teen magazines. You were becoming a real teen and it was time to pick the case that would accompany you on this dramatic period of your

80s

The Legacy Of River Phoenix: 10 Things About The Late Actor You'll Wish You'd Known Sooner

River Phoenix was talented actor who had legions of fans following his every move.He first showed up in Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, people became obsessed with him. After, he starred in Stand By Me, he was considered one of the biggest teen heartthrobs around. Columbia PicturesHe lived a tragic life, dying at such a young age, but people have remained fascinated by his story. Here are 10 facts you probably didn't know about River Phoenix. He was actually named River Jude Bottom when he was bornMGM TelevisionHis entire family changed their last name in the late 70s after

90s

It's Been 22 Years Since 'The Baby-Sitter's Club' Took Over Stoneybrook, But What Do They Look Like Now?

The Baby-Sitters Club were responsible for the best daycare on the block, but they were also dealing with all the problems of junior high! Columbia PicturesWhether it was meeting estranged family members, attending summer school, or experiencing first loves, The Baby-Sitters Club showed us what it was like to be a teen in the 90s. Not only that, but there were so many members that it was easy to find one you related to.Columbia PicturesLet's see how all the members of the Baby-Sitters Club look like now! Kristy Thomas - Schuyler FiskColumbia Pictures / Celeb MarriagesStacey McGill - Bre BlairColumbia

80s

Alyssa Milano Remembers 'Letting Out' All That 'Teen Steam' Back In The 80s

There was a lot of popular stars that we grew up watching, but few were as influential as the one and only Alyssa Milano. She was absolutely wonderful on Who's The Boss, and was a lot of people's very first crush. Teen SetStars always had to do a lot of things to figure out how to stay relevant, and Milano found a way to do it. Workout videos had become super popular, so she created the Alyssa Milano's Teen Steam video and it was awesome.Yahoo! CelebrityShe explained how the video actually came to be, "It was during the time

80s

15 Teen Heartthrobs We Were All Totally In Love With In The 80s

The 80s were a pretty wild time. We all had hair bigger than basketballs, everyone was rocking shoulder pads and technology was changing so quickly. We had a lot going for us at the time, including a bunch of teen heartthrobs who seemed to be perfectly designed for each of our individual types. Whether you were into the preppy kid, the jocks, or the rebel without a cause, there was absolutely a teen heartthrob in the 80s that was basically custom made for you. Which one were you totally in love with? 1. Emilo EstevezUniversal Pictures2. Andrew McCarthyParamount Pictures3. Michael