I didn’t want to make this blog all about how old some of my favorite albums are because I know my taste in music is someone else’s least favorite genre. So it’ll be a mixture of things to make some of us, if not all, nostalgic as we start 2017. Sometimes it’s okay to look back.
The Simpsons has been around since 1989, making it 28 years old
Saved by the bell (1989-1993) ended 24 years ago
Friends ended 13 years ago
Goosebumps ended 19 years ago
SpongeBob SquarePants is turning 18 years old this year. 18 years and SpongeBob is probably still trying to pass his driver’s test
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers was released 24 years ago and ended 18 years ago
Pokémon was released 20 years ago
Movies That Came Out 15 Years Ago:
Like Mike, Jackass: The Movie, 8 mile and Spiderman with the “original spiderman” Tobey Maguire
Albums turning 15 years old in 2017:
Simple Plan’s debut album No Pads, No Helmets… Just Balls
Foo Fighter’s One By One
Sum 41’s Does This Look Infected?
Eminem’s The Eminem show
For the 90’s babies:
The Nintendo DS was released in 2004, 13 years ago
The Nintendo 64 was released in 1996, 21 years ago
The Game Boy released 28 years ago
The first iPod was released 16 years ago, my iPod Still plays every song on my playlist but my smartphones can’t last me over a year
The 62 Goosebumps books written by R.L Stine began 25 years ago and ended 20 years ago
The Bop It game was released 21 years ago
Beanie Babies launched 24 years ago
Feel old yet?