27 Things From “Friends” That Are Now Woefully Outdated

The one with Chandler’s laptop with built-in spreadsheet capabilities.

1. Loving Pottery Barn and not understanding those who don’t.

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2. Calling it “the internet.” (At least in situations like this.)

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3. The way the cabs were.

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4. Bulky cordless phones.

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5. Being this psyched over Hootie and the Blowfish.

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6. Kangol hats.

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7. Getting stock info from the TV.

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8. Thinking the internet is a passing fad.

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9. PlayStation IS whack. But so is saying “whack,” which you last heard 15 years ago.

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10. Chandler’s excitement over this “high tech” machine.

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11. Being able to meet people at the gate at the airport.

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12. Sharing an answering machine with two other people…with a greeting as embarrassing as this:

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13. Jean-Claude Van Damme.

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14. Beepers.

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15. Screening calls.

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16. Truly blind dates.

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17. Boys getting off on Baywatch.



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18. Having to borrow someone else’s cell phone because you don’t own one. (Like Rachel did in this episode.)

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19. VHS.

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20. Although awesome, Buffy the Vampire Slayer spoof porn’s moment has passed.

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21. The game show Pyramid.

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22. Overalls…

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23. Or worse yet, “mom” jeans.

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24. Considering Chicken Soup for the Soul to be a wonderful read.

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25. Carrying around an enormous boombox.

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26. Checking your voicemail from a friend’s phone.

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27. Men in vests. Gelled hair. Collarless shirts. EVERYTHING IN THIS PICTURE.

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