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Were You A Teen In The Early '00s?

Can you prove you lived through the most fetch time to be a teen: the early ’00s?!

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    Fox Television
    Never missing an episode of this classic.
    Fox Television
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    Via mtv.com
    Being excited whenever MTV did this.
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    Downloading all your favorite tracks from LimeWire or Kazaa.
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    Burning the perfect mix CD for every occasion.
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    Via yesican-specializedacademicsupport.blogspot.com
    And then carrying around all of your CDs in an organizer.
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    Via valentineperfume.com
    The nauseating smell of Abercrombie & Fitch cologne.
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    Via en.wikipedia.org
    The nauseating smell of an Abercrombie & Fitch store.
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    Via conversations.nokia.com
    The little joy you got from beating a level on Snake.
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    Via businessinsider.com
    Quoting the Dell Guy: "Dude, you're getting a Dell."
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    The stress of adjusting your MySpace Top 8.
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    Being friends with Tom.
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    Via asian-quest.tripod.com
    Getting your favorite college tees from Steve & Barry's.
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    Spilling your soul on LiveJournal.
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    Spilling your soul on DeadJournal.
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    Rating complete strangers on Hot or Not.
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    Via donkis.net
    Willa Ford.
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    Via reddit.com
    Rocking a pair of leather “dress” sneakers.
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    Via famousfootwear.com
    Rocking platform flip-flops.
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    MTV
    This was must-see TV.
    MTV
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    Paramount Television
    This was must-see TV — for your parents.
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    Via internethistory.tumblr.com
    Catching up on all the latest gossip via IM.
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    Via becauseimiss.tumblr.com
    Entertaining yourself by talking to SmarterChild.
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    Via dfordivas.blogspot.com
    The ultimate status symbol sweatsuit: Juicy Couture.
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    Via blogs.houseofgems.com
    The ultimate status symbol jewelry: Tiffany & Co. charm necklace.
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    Via live.drjays.com
    Visible thongs.
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    Via 99perfume.com
    The smell Calgon body mist.
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    ebay.com
    Light-colored tinted sunglasses.
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    HBO
    Wearing giant flower pins because you thought you were Carrie Bradshaw.
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    Via b93.net
    Using the TV Guide Channel to find out what was on.
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    Via libertygames.co.uk
    The workout you got from this.
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    Justin Timberlake's iconic first solo "Rolling Stone" cover.
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    Apple
    This iPod ad campaign.
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    That this was the best site to chronicle your trip to the mall.
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    The importance of frosted tips.
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    Via decoration0.com
    Cramming as many CDs as you could into your CD visor.
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    Sony BMG
    Learning all the words to Ja Rule duet songs.
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    Via mischabartonfashionandstyle.wordpress.com
    Dooney & Bourke bags (the poor man's Louis Vuitton).
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    Via sousstyle.com
    Chinese slippers and the weird sound they made whenever you walked in them.
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    MTV
    Madonna and Britney’s infamous VMA kiss.
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    Paramount Pictures
    "Vote for Pedro" T-shirts.
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    Sony Music
    The chorus to Crazy Town's "Butterfly": "Come, my lady / Come, come, my lady / You're my butterfly, sugar, baby."
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    MTV
    That "Clone High" was an underrated gem.
    MTV
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    Via ecover.to
    Learning the awesome moves in "Darrin's Dance Grooves."
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    ABC
    Using the phrase "Is that your final answer?"
    ABC
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    Via thesteepletimes.com
    Using the phrase "You are the weakest link, GOOD-BYE!"
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    Scott Gries/ Hulton Archive
    J.Lo's iconic Grammy fashion moment.
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    Via collegetimes.com
    Von Dutch trucker hats.
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    The Motorola Razr: The sleekest phone ever!
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    Via poshmark.com
    How cool and stylish you felt in distressed bootcut jeans.
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    That there was no better time for Xtina than her "Dirrty"-era.
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    MTV
    Saying, "This is where the magic happens" every time you walked into your bedroom.
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    CTV
    Relating to "Degrassi."
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    Relating to "Thirteen."
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    Via mensfashionforless.com
    Wearing white belts with EVERYTHING.
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    Wearing a puka shell necklace with EVERYTHING.
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    Via en.wikipedia.org
    Being a little to old to have a Razor scooter.
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    Via scootershack.co.uk
    Being maybe a little too old to wear Heelys.
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    Listening to this album over and over again.
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    Ryan Cabrera.
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    Catching up with your favorite celebs on "TRL."
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    Catching up on your celeb gossip on Perez Hilton.
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    Wearing "Jesus Is My Homeboy" T-shirts."
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    Via fashionfemale.net
    Baggy camo cargo shorts.
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    Sipping on the deliciousness that was this.
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    Flipping through the latest issue of this.
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    Fox
    Paris Hilton and Nicole Richie.
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    When MTV used to world premiere music videos after "Making the Video."
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    Nipplegate.
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    MTV
    Feeling betrayed when Nick Lachey and Jessica Simpson broke up.
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    Universal Music
    Imitating Shaggy's voice and saying, "It wasn't me!"
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    Bravo
    Calling someone a "metrosexual."
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    Via cookingideas.es
    Decking out your Nokia 5110/5165 with the perfect face cover.
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    Warner Music Group
    Singing along (and probably crying) to Vitamin C's "Graduation (Friends Forever)" at your graduation.
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    Via stylefile.com
    Paul Frank T-shirts.
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    State T-shirts with sexual innuendos.
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    Secretly watching Disney Channel Original Movies.
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    Usher's "Confessions" was your go-to party album.
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    Sporting a Livestrong bracelet — 'cause you CARED.
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    Via stepbystep.com
    Uggs (especially worn with either denim skirts or cutoffs).
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    Sony
    Knowing what “shake it like a Polaroid picture” means.
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    Via coolspotters.com
    Disposable cameras were the only way to take selfies and photos with your friends.
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    Via Simon Cobb Getty Images Entertainment
    Ashlee Simpson's old face.
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    Cringing while watching the stunts performed on "Jackass."
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    Thinking Simple Plan was punk.
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    Via imagozone.com
    Thinking Avril Lavigne was a badass.
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    Via s216.photobucket.com
    Layered polos with popped collars.
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    MTV
    That the "Chappelle's Show" was the funniest show on TV.
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    Listening to this album over and over.
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    Roxy clothing.
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    Ashanti.
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    New Line Cinema
    That there was no greater to love story than "The Notebook."
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    Super low "hip huggers" jeans.
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    MTV
    Laughing at Justin Timberlake when he cried on "Punk’d."
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    Via ebay.com
    Chunky skate shoes.
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    Fox
    Spiky gelled hair.
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    Creating a Sim family and naming a character after your crush.
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    Via designtimeline.cias.rit.edu
    Wanting a iPod Mini just because of the cool colors.
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    Loving the over-the-top relationship that was "Bennifer."
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    Getting super excited to read the new Harry Potter book.
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    Cool kids that wore "Free Winona" T-shirts.
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    Kitson
    Wanting either a "Team Jolie" or "Team Aniston" T-shirt from Kitson.
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    MTV
    Getting a peek into the world of favorite celebrity on "MTV Diary." 'Cause, "You think you know... but you have no idea."
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    Sony Music
    Jamming all summer to "Crazy in Love."
    Sony Music
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    Via nrc.nl
    T-Mobile Sidekicks.
    Via nrc.nl
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    Via Twitter: @YourAwayMessage
    The WORK that went into changing your AIM profile and away message.
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    Via Universal Music
    Totally relating to the music video for Jimmy Eat World's "The Middle."
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    Sony Music
    Hoping they would play R. Kelly's "Ignition (Remix)" at your school dance.
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    Mischa Barton was a fashion icon.
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    Via lyricsmusic.name
    The Strokes.
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    Chingy.
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    Universal Music
    Replacing the "er" sound at the end of a word with the suffix "-urr."
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    Via devasbling.com
    Wearing bedazzled bandanas (so blingy).
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    Via auraisland.com
    Low-rise jeans with no back pockets (faded, of course).
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    American Apparel's "Salt and Pepper" hoody.
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    Via i.imgur.com
    The bitter yet addictive taste of Altoids Sours.
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    MTV
    Having a love-hate relationship with "Laguna Beach."
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    Quoting all the cheers from "Bring It On."
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    The only reason you know so much about the '70s.
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    Going to midnight screenings of the newest Harry Potter movie.
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    Via collegefashion.net
    You could never have enough graphic tees. NEVER ENOUGH.
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    Via hipsterrunoff.com
    Blink-182.
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    Dave Hogan/ Hulton Archive
    The sense of betrayal you felt when Justin Timberlake and Britney Spears broke up.
    Dave Hogan/ Hulton Archive
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    Paramount Pictures
    Quoting "Mean Girls."
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