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17 Things That Would Change If "Friends" Were Made Today

Phoebe would have a vegan Instagram influencer.

1. The show has some storylines that, er, haven't aged well. Hopefully if the show were made today it would be a lot more diverse and represent what New York is really like.

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2. Monica's weight would not be the butt of the joke, instead she would have a storyline about loving her body.

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Obviously though her dance moves would remain just as great.

3. Rachel and Ross would hire a male nanny and it wouldn't be a huge thing, or even an episode arc.

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4. The group would often feel uncomfortable when Joey makes sexist jokes and they'd call him out on it

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It would be a big learning moment and would be applauded for starting a conversation.

5. Chandler kissing a guy would not be a big deal.

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6. And neither would Rachel kissing a girl, hopefully.

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7. Monica definitely couldn't get away with this now.

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Tbh I don't know how the show got away with it at the time.

8. A lot about the show would change, for example they wouldn't be able to afford such a beautiful flat in the centre of New York.

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How were we supposed to believe that when Monica and Rachel were working as waitresses that they could afford this?

9. Instead they would all probably live with their parents.

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10. Phoebe would have a vegan Instagram where she'd use her influence to encourage people to be more mindful of the earth.

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11. She'd also occasionally post videos of her singing.

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These would maybe be less successful.

12. Ugly Naked Guy would just be Naked Guy and everyone would admire him for being in touch with nature.

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Phoebe may even get into a relationship with him.

13. Joey would still say "How you doin'?" but would do it over DMs.

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14. Chandler would have a Twitter Account and would constantly be trying to go viral.

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15. And he wouldn't be immune to a YouTube prank scandal.

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He'd follow the video up with a public apology to Monica.

16. Rachel would still put beef in the trifle but afterwards she would start a hipster café selling beef trifle which would go viral.

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17. And finally, Ross and Rachel should know whether they were on a break because someone should have live streamed the whole thing.

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And maybe then Ross would finally admit he was in the wrong.

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