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10 Strong And Powerful Female Characters We All Wished We Could Be In The 90s

Growing up in the 90s was a great time. We had the best toys, the most outrageous clothes, and obviously the most amazing music. But the one thing we were really lucky to have was a lot of really amazing, strong, tough, and unique women and girls in our movies and TV shows. While it may seem like a simple thing to some, it's nice to see these cool girls and women who are capable of fighting for themselves, standing up for what they believe, and going against the stereotypical roles that women are always put in. We were lucky

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11 Photos Of Your Teen Crushes That Will Make You Question Your Choices

I know, I know, times have changed. Fashion is different, hairstyles are different, and what counts as "dreamy" is obviously very, very different. But here's the thing, when you look back and remember all the things you used to be obsessed with, the posters that you used to have on your wall, and boys you used to think were your true loves you might find yourself cringing a little bit. Sure, those frosted tips may have been appealing at the time, and all of those mesh shirts may have been the ideal, but when you see it now... oh boy.

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Pixar Has Been Referencing 'The Shining' In Their Movies For Decades, And Here's Why

We all watched Pixar movies when we were growing up. They were family friendly, funny, and full of heart. They were some of the few kids movies that even our parents would enjoy when we put them on. But what you probably never realized was that many of your favorite Pixar movies have an unexpected connection to a horror movie. PixarThat's right, movies like Toy Story, Finding Nemo, and even the recently released movie Coco all have ties back to one of the most iconic horror movies of all time. The Shining came out in 1980 and it influenced a

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'Karate Kid' Stars Are Going Another Round, 34 Years After The Original Movie

Remember learning the important skills that Mr. Miyagi taught us? "Wax on, wax off."Somehow after hearing it enough times it suddenly clicks and then you can become the ultimate Karate Kid in the world. Okay well, at least in that dojo. Johnny Lawrence took on Daniel LaRusso in an epic battle, but in the end, the young grasshopper managed to beat Johnny and earn his respect. Columbia PicturesWell, apparently that respect hasn't lasted, because 34 years later Daniel and Johnny are back.That's right, the original actors are coming back to the roles that made them stars in the

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Their Songs Defined The 90s, But Where Are Our Favorite One Hit Wonders Now?

There are so many one hit wonders in the world. It's kind of sad to think about, because they worked hard on that song and it's not really their fault that they didn't stay popular. People's tastes change so quickly, it's almost impossible to keep up. But what happens to these people? When you have a huge song, what do you do after that? Do you go back to work? Do you just live off the money you earned in the 90s? Well, let's take a look at some of our favorite 90s one hit wonders and see what happened

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The Original Aunt Viv Opens Up About Filming The Iconic Dance Scene That Still Takes Our Breath Away

The show Fresh Prince of Bel-Air is definitely one of the most iconic 90s shows. Whether you were a fan of Carlton, Uncle Phil, or Will Smith himself, there were so many great characters. Probably one of the most under appreciated characters is Aunt Vivian. She's tough, shes confident, and she will not take your nonsense. The original Aunt Viv was played by Janet Hubert. The actress starred in the show for the first three seasons, but after some issues working with Smith, she was replaced. However, for a lot of us, Hubert remains the most memorable Aunt Viv, simply

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10 Stories From 'The Breakfast Club' Set That'll Make You Glad You Never Got Saturday Detention

We all identified with one of them. Whether it was the brain, the athlete, the basket case, the princess, or the criminal, one of those characters felt like they fit our experience.The Breakfast Club has managed to become one of those iconic movies that completely defines a generation, and yet there is still so much we don't know about the movie. Universal PicturesObviously working on a movie set with a bunch of young actors can get a little bit stressful, but some of the things that the cast and crew have revealed about their experience is pretty surprising. Honestly,

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*NSYNC Played 'Never Have I Ever' And Confess One Of Them Hooked Up With A Spice Girl

*NSYNC was one the biggest boy bands in the world, and it feels like it has been an eternity since we last saw them perform. Technically it has been 16 years since the iconic band went on their "hiatus," and just over 10 years since they officially confirmed that it wasn't temporary. But even though they have been out of the public eye as a group, they have all been working on their solo careers and keeping busy. After all of these years, the world has decided that even though they broke up a long time ago, it's time that

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Rizzo Is The Real Hero Of 'Grease' And We Have The Proof

I first watched the movie Grease when I was very young. I don't even remember how old I was, just that I was young enough to not understand anything they were talking about. But boy, those were some good songs. We actually had the soundtrack on a record and my sister and I would dance around in our basement while trying to learn the hand jive.Hours were spent, carefully putting the needle on that record, treating it like a piece of precious history that was too delicate to break. Paramount PicturesI couldn't even begin to estimate the number of

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5 Questions We All Have About Disney Movies That Still Keep Us Up At Night

Listen, I know suspension of disbelief is important, especially with cartoons. But here's the thing, sometimes these moments leave you with big enough questions that distract you from the rest of the movie. Obviously all these movies are amazing no matter what, but these silly little things make us wonder even after all these years. Whether it's a weird continuity problem or just a logistical error, these little moments just raise a lot of questions and we want answers! 1. Ariel, please can't you just write a letter? Walt DisneyAriel, she took your voice, not your brain. You value your