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    People Are Sharing The Extremely Popular Things That Suddenly Fell Off, And I Can't Believe I Forgot About So Many Of These

    I haven't seen a selfie stick in years...

    Recently, Reddit user u/KaiserMazoku asked, "What was something hugely popular that suddenly fell off the face of the earth?"

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    The replies made me remember a looooot of things I forgot were a thing. Here are the best ones:

    1. "3D TVs. At CES (the annual Consumer Technology Association trade show) one year, they were super popular, and by the following year there was barely one in sight."

    u/shellwe

    Capitol Records

    2. "Pokémon Go. Sure, it still exists, but there was that one summer when it united the world."

    u/Burdicus

    TXN

    3. "As soon as Among Us came out, there were a bunch of memes for two weeks, and then everyone just kinda forgot about it."

    u/MaskedNavajo

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    4. "The whole Girls Gone Wild fad and all the videos about it on TV."

    u/Stonk_nubee

    Paramount Pictures

    5. "Ponchos. It felt like every girl was wearing them in the 2000s, and I've never seen one since."

    u/RarePossibility6327

    NBC

    6. "I remember Monster High dolls were very popular in the mid-2010s. I owned so many dolls and watched all the movies (there were so many). Once I outgrew them, I barely ever heard from them again or see kids playing with them today."

    u/Stupid_cerealbox


    Mattel

    7. "Juicy Couture velour sweatsuits with the writing across the ass used to be super popular."

    u/betterupsetter

    Donato Sardella / WireImage

    8. "Snuggies. They were an underrated comfort cape."

    u/LegendofYorkie

    Allstar Products

    9. "Trix yogurt used to be everywhere, and now it's nowhere."

    u/notjohni

    General Mills

    10. "Slap-on bracelets used to be a thing."

    u/lunger_sally

    Yvonne Hemsey / Getty Images

    11. "Guitar Hero."

    u/victorbarst

    RedOctane / Activision / Aspyr

    12. "Iggy Azalea. Where’d she go? Haven’t heard from her or about her in a bit. I know she was on Wild 'N Out that time, but that’s it."

    u/Bonus_Practical

    Dej Jam Recordings / Virgin EMI Records

    13. "People stopped dabbing, and I'm glad. I'm 'old' and thought it was kinda dumb from the start, but then it lasted far, far longer than it should have or than I expected. Thank goodness the collective finally decided it was over, and it disappeared virtually overnight. Actually, it's kind of impressive how fast it went away."

    u/brndm

    14. "I would say The Walking Dead. It was incredibly popular, and then people just stopped talking about it around Season 8."

    u/Accomplished_Buddy47

    AMC

    15. "You rarely see selfie sticks around these days, thankfully."

    u/Fun-Satisfaction-725

    Peter Kovalev / Peter Kovalev / TASS

    16. "The Avatar film! It was hailed as this amazing, super-popular, highest-grossing, 'bigger than Titanic' film ever, and after a bit of ruckus, everyone stopped talking about it. I don't think I’ve heard anyone mention it in years."

    u/rooooosa

    20th Century Fox

    17. "Hoverboards. I feel like that sounds weird, but I never see them in stores or even online, and it feels like they just disappeared one day."

    u/Im_a_noodle_101

    Picture Alliance / Picture Alliance via Getty Images

    18. And this: "Dubstep became super mainstream in like 2011 at some point and then went back to hell."

    u/DeadSoul7

    NBA

    Note: Some comments have been edited for length and/or clarity. 

    What are some other things that were hugely popular and have now been completely forgotten about? Let us know in the comments.