40 Photos From The 2000s That'll Leave You Saying, "OMG, I Remember That"
Literally, I can smell A&F's Fierce and Victoria's Secret's Love Spell coming off these pics!
You had that one friend who was an absolute pro at taking selfies with a back-facing digital camera...
...and who also perfected taking the mirror selfie with flash:
When you had to remember to bring your digital camera with you if you were going somewhere and wanted pics...
...and also had to make sure that you had enough space for photos in your memory card:
When everybody had like six different electronics connected to their TVs...
...and when everybody called flatscreen TVs "plasma TVs," whether they were plasma or not:
When you had to print out directions for your parents on MapQuest whenever you guys were going somewhere new for the first time:
When you downloaded your first illegal MP3 and thought the FBI was going to come to your door...
When you'd buy skinny jewel cases for your mix CDs in order to save space...
...and when you also had one of these for your CDs whenever you traveled:
When the iTunes Music Store would only allow you to play a 30-second clip of a song...
...and when your iPod was the most valuable thing you owned:
When there was no store in the mall with a cooler exterior facade than Hollister...
...and when you'd walk by Victoria's Secret and know there was a 90% chance that it was having a semi-annual sale:
When you'd go into Abercrombie & Fitch and have to walk past the wall of their logo sweaters that reeked of Fierce...
...and whenever you'd buy something at Abercrombie and save the bag to reuse later:
When this is what the cool kid's bedroom looked like and it was goals:
...and this were LOOKS:
When you were tempted to text Jamster for their ringtones (which were pricey AF)...
...and tempted to order a Snuggie 'cause the commercial for it made it seem next-level comfy:
When even if you were way too old for it, you thought Libby Lu was a pretty lit place to have a birthday party:
When you had to buy entire seasons of a TV show you liked on DVD (if you wanted to rewatch it)...
...and when having a BIG DVD collection was a thing:
When everyone had this exact setup in their family's computer room (which the entire family shared)...
...and when everyone's parents had this exact phone in their bedroom:
When you could entertain yourself by simply watching the visualization on the Windows Media Player:
When you'd feel so healthy whenever you'd treat yourself to Jamba Juice...
When you'd go directly to the CD kiosks (to listen to the latest album) whenever you'd go to the Virgin Megastore or Tower Records...
...and when you'd go straight to the magazine section and read your favorite mag whenever you went to Barnes & Noble or Borders:
When wearing a LiveStrong bracelet...
...and a big chunky watch was a must:
When (even if you didn't shop there) you knew this was one of the most popular stores in the mall:
And when you'd go to Old Navy to see what their item of the week was:
When there was no more satisfying way to end a phone call then by slamming your flip phone shut:
When your Nintendo DS was the only way to entertain yourself whenever you were on a car trip or on a long flight:
When sharing a viral video meant sending a link to it in an email:
And finally, whenever you'd fall asleep watching a DVD and wake up to this screensaver:
Take a trip down memory lane that’ll make you feel nostalgia AF