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    If You Watched The Disney Channel In The Early-'00s, These 19 Things Will Give You Intense Flashbacks

    ♫ Let's watch a Disney Channel movie! ♫

    1. The "Let's watch a Disney channel movie" song.

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    Thing you'd probably forgotten about: The kids doing crazy jumps and air splits during the little Disney Channel Movie intro.

    2. Learning about your favorite Disney stars during the "Express Yourself" ads that aired at commercial breaks.

    Thing you'd probably forgotten about: The range of topics covered in these interviews was wide, from their dating preferences to life after September 11th.

    3. Lindsay Lohan was great in two Disney Channel movies, Life-Size and Get A Clue.

    Thing you'd probably forgotten about: The magnificent "Get A Clue" song and video that Disney used to play at commercial breaks.

    4. The Halloween themed movies Disney played in October.

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    Thing you'd probably forgotten about: Don't Look Under The Bed had several scary moments that legitimately traumatized you.

    5. The Christmas themed movies Disney played in December.

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    Thing you'd probably forgotten about: 'Twas the Night starred Heisenberg himself, Bryan Cranston, who played the main kid's irresponsible uncle.

    6. Sometimes Disney TV shows got their own movies.

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    Thing you'd probably forgotten about: The Even Stevens Movie actually served as the show's series finale.

    7. Sometimes the stars of your favorite Disney shows would pop-up playing completely different characters in Disney Channel movies.

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    Thing you'd probably forgotten about: The choreography in Cadet Kelly's "One Girl Revolution" scene was so, so bad, yet so, so iconic.

    8. The song from Zenon: Girl of the 21st Century, which is probably permanently embedded in your brain.

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    Thing you'd probably forgotten about: Proto Zoa's frosted, spiky hair.

    9. A young Shia LeBouf showcased his acting abilities and took us on a feel trip in Tru Confessions.

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    Thing you'd probably forgotten about: The terrible, awful, evil bully in Tru Confessions named Billy is portrayed by the same actor who played Paolo in The Lizzie McGuire Movie

    10. The Color of Friendship was one of, if not the most powerful Disney Channel Original movie of 'em all.

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    Thing you'd probably forgotten about: Just how serious the topics and life lessons in this movie were.

    11. Long before the Marvel Universe began putting out big budget hits, there was a family of superheroes in Up, Up and Away.

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    Thing you'd probably forgotten about: The dad from Up, Up and Away was played by Robert Townsend, who also starred on a widely under-appreciated TV series called The Parent 'Hood in the '90s.

    12. "Zoog Disney" on the weekends.

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    Thing you'd probably forgotten about: Going to ZoogDisney.com to try to get your comment or game scores shown on TV.

    13. The Lawrence brothers were all up in everything.

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    Thing you'd probably forgotten about: Aside from the many movies the brothers starred in, Matthew Lawrence was Shawn's brother Jack on Boy Meets World.

    14. There was a movie about the Irish teenage boy who played an evil leprechaun in a game of basketball.

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    Thing you'd probably forgotten about: The distracting, questionable accents.

    15. Disney's outdoors, reality TV show for kids called Bug Juice.

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    Thing you'd probably forgotten about: How badly this made you want to go to summer camp!

    16. The various commercials that sent you to the internet to play Disney Channel games online.

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    Thing you'd probably forgotten about: How remarkably simple and repetitive, yet addictive these games were, some of which can still be found online.

    17. Disney's under-appreciated, legitimately eerie series So Weird, that was like The X-Files for kids.

    Thing you'd probably forgotten about: How catchy the opening theme song was.

    18. Staying up late to enjoy some "Vault Disney."

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    Thing you'd probably forgotten about: The fun little intro that came before this block of classic Disney television you'd watch into the wee hours of the night.

    19. And finally, the years of frustration watching all of the wasted romantic potential and will they/won't they tension between Lizzie and Gordo.

    Thing you'd probably forgotten about: Lizzie McGuire ran for 65 episodes, but it also got a movie that actually played in theaters.

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