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    Updated on Dec 2, 2019. Posted on Dec 1, 2019

    23 Random Facts That Will Be Truly Upsetting To Millennials

    "Mr. Stark, I don't feel so good." —You reading this

    1. First off, 2019 is to 1990 as 1990 is to 1961.

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    2. This year, kids who started high school were born in the year 2005. YUP, 2005!!!

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    3. Which means they never lived in a world where the Motorola Razr didn't exist...

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    4. ...or where Facebook didn't exist.

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    5. There has also never been a new episode of Friends in their lifetime.

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    6. They also have only lived in a world where Paris and Nicole are no longer BFFs. :(

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    7. And they have NO idea who NSYNC is.

    “bye bye bye” just came on and my 14 year old brother goes “what’s that from? high school musical?” sigh we’ve reached the generation that doesn’t know who *NSYNC is

    8. The Killers are now considered classic rock.

    Hearing "Mr. Brightside" by the Killers being played on a classic rock station is a great way to make you feel older than dirt.

    9. While Britney Spears' music gets played on the oldies station.

    Britney Spears just played on the oldies station. Where do I apply for my AARP card?

    10. Speaking of Britney, "...Baby One More Time" is now older than "Like a Virgin" was when she and Christina Aguilera performed at the 2003 VMAs.

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    "Like a Virgin" was a 19-year-old song in 2003, while "...Baby One More Time" is 21 years old.

    11. ~Kids~ entering college this year weren't even alive when the Spice Girls were originally a group.

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    The Spice Girls broke up in 2000 — which was the year before these kids were born.

    12. And the Harry Potter films have always existed for them...

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    The first one came out in 2001, the same year they were born.

    13. ...and so have iPods.

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    14. Speaking of iPods, kids today have NO idea what they are.

    Tried to ask the 2nd graders the riddle, “What happens if you put your iPod in the refrigerator” and they were like “what’s an iPod?”

    15. They also have no idea what floppy disks are...

    16. ...or what Game Boys are.

    17. They also don't know what Myspace is.

    @PopCrave I'm sorry but what is MySpace? Is it like an old version of Facebook? Not hating I genuinely do not know

    18. If The Wedding Singer were created today and set the same number of years back, it’d take place in 2006. 2006!!!

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    The movie, which was released in 1998, was set 13 years earlier, in 1985.

    19. And if Now and Then were created today and set the same number of years back, it’d take place in 1994.

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    The movie, which was released in 1995, was set 25 years earlier, in 1970.

    20. Lindsay Lohan is now older than the actress who played Meredith was when she was in The Parent Trap.


    Lindsay is 33 today, while Elaine Hendrix was 27 when the movie premiered in 1998.

    21. And Jake Lloyd, who played Anakin Skywalker, is now older than Ewan McGregor was when he played Obi-Wan Kenobi in Star Wars: Episode I — the Phantom Menace.

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    Jake is 30 today, while Ewan was 28 when the movie premiered in 1999.

    22. And Ewan is now older than Liam Neeson was when he played Qui-Gon Jinn in The Phantom Menace.


    Ewan is 48 today, while Liam was almost 47 when the movie premiered in 1999.

    23. And finally, we're now closer to the opening of the Nickelodeon time capsule than to when it was buried.

    The time capsule was buried in 1992, which was 27 years ago, and won't be opened until 2042, which is 23 years from now. And yes, 50 years will have passed.

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