• 1. Anthrax

  • 2. DeadJournal

    A goth kid essential.

  • 3. AIM Subprofiles

    The best part of the subprofile was seeing who secretly had your screen name.

  • 4. Kazaa

    I still don’t know the proper way to say it.

  • 5. Jason Biggs

    He may have played the same character in every movie, but he still had such a promising career! (lol)

  • 6. Ja Rule

    J.Lo and Ja Rule were a match made in early 00s heaven.

  • 7. Bandanas

    I couldn’t find a picture of Justin Timberlake with his puffy blonde fro, so LFO will do.

  • 8. Darrin’s Dance Grooves

  • 9. Jeans With Flames/Anything With Flames

    I’m thinking of JNCO in particular.

  • 10. TRL

    Britney vs. Christina. BSB vs. NSYNC. Korn vs. Limp Bizkit. GLORY DAYS.

  • 11. Trucker Hats

    Von Dutch.

  • 12. Frosted Tips

    No words.

  • 13. Hanging A Flag Outside Your House

    A post-9/11 MUST.

  • 14. Boybands

  • 15. Old Navy Performance Fleece

    This commercial may be from 1998, but the craze lasted through the 00s.

  • 16. Fred Durst

    The original douche.

  • 17. Pepsi Twist

  • 18. Rubber Bracelets

    FOR EVERYTHING.

  • 19. Advertising CDs On TV

    WOW Worship was a personal fav.

  • 20. Volkswagen Beetles

  • 21. Nelly

    The band aid never really caught on.

  • 22. Dogpile, Alta Vista, Etc.

  • 23. “Bling bling”

  • 24. “The Weakest Link” Lady

    So scary.

  • 25. Chat Rooms

  • 26. The Dell Guy

  • 27. Ties

    Skater chic.

  • 28. “Metrosexual”

    A buzzword that you don’t really hear anymore.

  • 29. Being Closeted

    Lance Bass, NPH, etc. It was a thing.

  • 30. Lindsay Lohan’s Acting Career

  • 31. Trading Spaces

    Loved this show, until it got old.

  • 32. The Osbournes

  • 33. SARS

    This is more mid-2000s, but a “this list” MUST.

  • 34. Tom Green

  • 35. Showing Your Roots

    Blonde hair and black roots = 00s staple.

  • 36. State Shirts

    My other favorite was “Getting Lucky In Kentucky.” Thank Urban Outfitters.

  • 37. Shell Necklaces

    And hemp.

  • 38. Nick Lachey

  • 39. CD Walkmen

  • 40. Parachute Pants