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    Updated on 28 Nov 2019. Posted on 27 Apr 2017

    18 Things '00s Aussie Kids Got Away With That You Can't

    I wish all of life's decisions could be decided with a chatterbox.

    1. Faking being sick so you could stay home all day to watch ABC Kids.


    2. Or angrily sitting through Aerobics Oz Style while waiting for Cheez TV to start.

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    3. Giving yourself a bomb-ass manicure with some correction tape or liquid paper.

    4. Or sketching on a dope temporary tattoo with a Sharpie.


    5. Throwing all your coins into a brown paper bag and being magically presented with food at lunch time.


    6. Or eating chocolate out of your fundraiser box and making your parents pay for them.

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    7. Spraying a whole can of Impulse or Lynx and having it pass as a shower.

    8. Carrying all your belongings in a old, ratty Supre bag and not being judged.

    9. Having stacks of cheap rubber bracelets pass as an acceptable accessory.

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    10. Scooting around in a pair of Heelys and having it be an effective form of transport.

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    11. Avoiding everyone you don't want to talk to by setting your MSN status to away.

    12. Or angrily ending a phone call by slamming shut your flip phone.

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    13. Letting all your friends know you were mad at them by rearranging your MySpace top eight.

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    14. Or by giving all your Bebo "luv" to someone else that day.


    15. Using a rubber to help you make those tough decisions in life.

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    16. Or getting a solid idea of your future life from a chatterbox.


    17. Secretly watching Big Brother: Uncut while your parents weren't in the room.

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    18. And actually having dreams of being able to afford to buy a house one day.

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