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21 Questions From Your Childhood That Just Have No Answers

Those questions that keep you up at night two decades later.

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1. Why did Zack Morris own a cellphone in the early '90s? Literally nobody owned one and his cell plan was probably $$$$!

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2. Why couldn't Dil talk like the other babies on Rugrats? Or did he have to reach a certain age to talk to them?

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3. What exactly is the liquid that is inside these things — and if it leaked, would it, like, leave a huge stain?

4. Why were Pete and Pete both named Pete? Didn't their parents think that would be confusing?!

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5. Why was Urkel even going to high school?! He was clearly a super genius that could be working for NASA.

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6. What happened to Kuzco's parents?! Did they die and he inherited the throne?

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7. Did Beanie Babies ever really sell for their inflated '90s-worth?

8. How old was Mrs. Potts supposed to be? And how old was she when she had Chip?!

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9. Also, what happened to Mrs. Potts' other two dozen kids at the end?!

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10. What was wrong with red ketchup? And did any kid actually want purple ketchup?!

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11. Was rewinding a VHS tape actually really bad for your VCR? Or was that just a myth to sell external VHS rewinders?

12. Were the Muppet Babies orphans?! None of them had parents.

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13. Did anyone actually buy one of these? And there is no way they took the place of a real dog.

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14. Did Annie and Hallie's parents ever plan to tell them the truth at some point? It was already a cruel idea to separate them from the start.

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15. Why could no kid ever put together the Shrine of the Silver Monkey?!

16. Was there an actual final level on Snake?

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17. Did they actually count the votes on TRL? It was thousands of kids calling and emailing in a 24-hour span.

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18. How did they know what type of DNA they were pulling out of the mosquitoes (it could have been any prehistoric creature) in Jurassic Park?

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19. On Supermarket Sweep, why didn't the contestants just head for the cheese section and baby stuff first? I mean, they always seemed to have the priciest items.

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20. How did CatDog poop? And if one ate, was the other one full?

21. And finally, did they think kids would like licorice scented markers?!

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