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27 Things From "Friends" That Are So Outdated It Physically Hurts

When Rachel left a drunk voicemail for Ross instead of some regrettable texts.

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3. When Carol went into labor and Ross found out via his pager.

4. When Monica and Chandler had to merge their CD collections when they got married.


6. When Rachel gave a guy her ~landline~ phone number but was afraid Ross would pick up the phone when he called.


11. The fact that Janice could go directly to the ~gate~ to see Chandler off when he went to Yemen without having a ticket or going through security.


13. When Monica invited Will to Thanksgiving and didn't know about his weight loss because Instagram wasn't a thing.

15. And then, when Rachel gave Chandler a hypnosis ~cassette tape~ that would supposedly help him quit smoking.

16. When Rachel and Monica freaked out because they accidentally erased Ross's answering machine.


19. When they had to worry about catching a cab right away because they couldn't just call an Uber.


21. When Ross had to use Rachel and Monica's phone to check his voicemail.

24. Everything about Chandler being trapped in an ATM vestibule with Jill Goodacre and having to borrow her "mobile phone."


27. And finally, the very fact that Ross slept with a girl who worked at "the Xerox place."