2. She is also now older than Tom Selleck was when he first appeared as Dr. Burke on Friends.
Tom was 51 when he first appeared on the show.
3. Speaking of Friends, the show has been part of the oldies block on Nick at Nite for five years now.
4. Jonathan Taylor Thomas is only three years younger than Tim Allen was during the first season of Home Improvement.
JTT just turned 35, while Tim was 38 when the show premiered.
5. You haven’t been able to pick up a new issue of YM in 12 years…
6. …or a new issue of Sassy in 20 years!
7. Twenty years ago was also when the Spice Girls first dropped their debut single “Wannabe”…
8. …and when “Don’t Speak” was a hit for No Doubt.
9. CK One debuted the same year that Justin Bieber was born, 1994.
15. You might think of Alicia Silverstone as an eternal teenager, but she is now 40 years old.
17. Beauty and the Beast is truly becoming a “tale as old as time,” as this year marks the film’s 25th anniversary.
18. Kevin McCallister was left home alone 26 years ago…
19. This iconic moment from Casper is 21 years old.
20. Also, Christina Ricci is now older than Rosie O’Donnell was when she played “old” Roberta in Now and Then.
Christina is 36, while Rosie was 33 when she made the film.
22. If That ’70s Show was started today and set the same number of years back, it’d be called That ’90s Show and could take place in 1994.
The series, which started in 1998, took place 22 years earlier, in 1976.
24. ~Cool girl~ nail polish brand Hard Candy celebrated its 20th anniversary last year!
They temporarily released its original colors in honor of the anniversary.
26. If Zack and Kelly from Saved by the Bell were a real couple, they would have just celebrated their 22nd wedding anniversary.
And they probably would’ve had a kid who’d either be in high school or college. *gulp!*
28. Ben Savage and Rider Strong are now older than Anthony Tyler Quinn (Mr. Turner) was when he started on Boy Meets World.
29. …the Olsen twins are now older than John Stamos was when he started on Full House…
30. …and Will Smith is now three years older than James Avery (Uncle Phil) was at the beginning of Fresh Prince.
33. …Usher’s “You Make Me Wanna”…
34. …and Titanic — which will turn 20 YEARS OLD next year!!!
35. And finally, we’re closer to the year 2030 than we are to 1999!!!
Yup, 1999 was 17 years ago, while 2030 is only 14 years away!
- Donald Trump said that his comments about Sweden were referring to a Fox News segment, not an actual incident in the country 🇸🇪🙃
- The CEO of Uber is investigating sexism and sexual harassment claims after a former employee said her reports were ignored.
- Geologists say they've discovered an eighth continent beneath New Zealand. "Zealandia" is 94% submerged underwater 🔎🌍
- The US ambassador to Somalia gave the country's new president a "Make Somalia Great Again" hat and the exchange was ~confusing~.