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    Posted on Feb 26, 2016

    23 Things You Totally Forgot You Did As A Teen In 2009

    2009, so fine.

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    1. Missing Kanye interrupting Taylor Swift at the VMA Awards and then trying to find it on YouTube so you could talk about it the next day.

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    2. Telling your friends you had never seen Twilight even though you secretly saw it three times in theaters.

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    3. Learning the dance to "Single Ladies" with your BFFs.

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    4. Feeling like a badass when you opened up your sliding phone to text your BFF back.

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    5. Forcing your friends to listen to a hot new artist named Lady Gaga.

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    6. Figuring out how you were going to get to and from the midnight premiere of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince.

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    7. Becoming passionately involved in the drama between Ronnie and Sammi in the Jersey Shore house.


    8. Officially switching from Myspace to Facebook and wondering how you would let your friends know how much you liked them without a Top 8.

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    9. Referring to yourself in third person in your Facebook statuses so people knew how you were doing at all times.

    10. Having your Facebook status changed by your friend even though you only left the room FOR ONE FREAKIN’ SECOND.

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    11. Poking your crush and hoping to god they poked you back otherwise your life would be over.

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    12. Watching “David After Dentist” over and over again until you couldn’t breathe because you were laughing so hard.

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    13. Immediately fearing you were going to die from swine flu when the person next to you sneezed.

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    14. Going to iTunes after watching the latest episode of Glee so you could buy the cover songs.

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    15. Conducting detailed discussions with friends, trying to figure out what the hell was going on in Lost.

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    16. Attempting to slip Bruno or The Hangover quotes into casual conversation to let people know you were in on the joke.

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    17. Secretly watching Disney Channel to see Selena Gomez perfectly pull off her sassy role in Wizards of Waverly Place.

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    18. Attempting to go on Facebook on your phone to see if anyone posted something on your wall and then immediately needing to charge it.

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    19. Becoming low-key obsessed with Justin Bieber’s “One Time” and getting excited when you saw Usher's cameo.

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    20. Jamming out to "I Gotta Feeling" by the Black Eyed Peas and "Best I Ever Had" by Drake whenever they came on the radio.

    21. Listening to “Shots” while you were pregaming because it was basically mandatory to do so.

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    22. "Playing” Chatroulette while hanging with friends because it was the ~hottest~ thing to do and probably because someone dared you.

    23. And finally, watching Miley Cyrus slowly transform before your eyes as she danced on the bed of a truck in Daisy Dukes in “Party in the USA.”

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