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    Updated on Aug 17, 2020. Posted on Sep 10, 2014

    48 Reasons '90s Kids Had The Best Childhood

    We're talking Gushers, DunkAroos, the Oregon Trail...

    48. Because we tasted heaven.

    47. And were gifted food from the gods.

    46. Because we ate our French toast with milk...

    45. And Lion King color-changing spoons!

    44. Because this is how we exercised:

    43. This is how we relaxed:

    42. This is how we had fun in the classroom:

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    Heads up, 7-Up.

    41. And this is how we had fun outside of it:

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    40. We had orange VHS tapes...

    39. Mind games...

    38. Weapons from the future...

    37. Ways of predicting the future...

    36. Virtual reality...

    35. Digital pets...

    34. And butt scooters.

    33. Because we always wanted to test the limits...

    32. And we weren't afraid of anything.

    31. Except for some of these flavors...

    30. And all of these books.

    29. Which is why we had flashlights that changed colors...

    28. And SmarterChild, for the really important questions in life.

    27. And if that didn't work, we always had FEENY! to guide us.

    26. And let's not forget that Bill Nye was OUR science guy.

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    25. Plus, we had a secret logo...

    24. A briefcase full of art supplies...

    23. A see-through phone...

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    22. And the best computer game in the world.

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    21. Also, Kid Pix...

    20. Number Muncher...

    19. And book fairs.

    18. Because we learned to keep climbing...

    17. That hard work eventually pays off...

    16. And that if you just look at the world a little differently...

    15. You might come out alive.

    14. Not to mention, we solved the greatest mystery of our day...

    13. Made the world a little more colorful...

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    12. (with the help of Lisa Frank.)

    11. Challenged our senses...

    10. Made these our currency...

    9. Wore these as jewelry...

    8. And turned every night into a starry one.

    7. Because we dared to eat our pizza cold...

    6. And put our face and hands into nails.

    5. Because we were self-efficient...

    4. And never afraid to go big.

    3. While still being able to enjoy the little things in life.

    2. Yeah, I guess you could say being a '90s kid was All That.

    1. Plus, we had Fruit Stripe gum, so we win.

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