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23 Questions Everyone Had About '90s Music Videos

So many unsolved mysteries!

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1. In "...Baby One More Time," did Britney Spears go to Catholic school or public school?

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2. Why is Cher trapped in a box at a nightclub in "Believe"?

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3. In "Waterfalls," are the members of TLC human beings or gods of the sea?


4. And why is Alanis Morissette naked in "Thank U"?


5. In Aerosmith's "Crying," how did Alicia Silverstone get safely off the rope that left her dangling over the freeway? She couldn't just hang there all day.

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6. Speaking of Aerosmith, is Steven Tyler the one responsible for casting his daughter as a stripper in "Crazy"?


7. How did Stephanie Seymour die in Guns N' Roses' "November Rain"?


8. Is that Chelsea Clinton in Soundgarden's "Black Hole Sun"?


9. In "The Boy Is Mine," will Brandy and Monica stay friends?


10. Did Kim Basinger come back to life at the end of Tom Petty's "Mary Jane's Last Dance"?


11. In Björk's "It's Oh So Quiet," where did that mailbox learn to dance?

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12. What the fuck is going on in Radiohead's "Paranoid Android"?

13. And what the fuck is going on in Garbage's "Push It"?

14. And Nirvana's "Heart-Shaped Box" video...why?!

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15. Did the Bee Girl in Blind Melon's "No Rain" die and go to bee heaven?


16. Can you actually lick a club stamp so hard that you can transfer the ink to someone else, like Dorothy did in Blues Traveler's "Run-Around"?

17. Why is Fred Durst wearing a winter coat in "Nookie" when it's clearly warm outside?


18. What the hell is Lady Miss Kier saying at the beginning of "Groove Is in the Heart"?

19. Does Puff Daddy always read magazines with himself on the cover when he's on the John...or is it just for "Been All Around the World"?

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20. What were the missing scenes in Nine Inch Nails' "Closer"?

Of course, now we know the answer.

21. What's the deal with the drummer in Live's "I Alone" video?

22. Why is Madonna's "Justify My Love" giving me such strange feelings?


23. What mental institution would allow NSYNC to be locked up together in a padded room in "I Drive Myself Crazy" wearing silk pajamas?


And why does that singer have ramen noodles on his head?


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