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Graduating High School Seniors Don’t Know A World Without These 17 Things

Quick reminder that most of the Class of 2016 was born in 1998.

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1. Harry Potter

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone came out June 30, 1997.
Via en.wikipedia.org

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone came out June 30, 1997.

2. AOL Instant Messenger

Released May 1997.
Via buzzfeed.com

Released May 1997.

3. Playhouse Disney

Launched May 8, 1997.
Via allmusic.com

Launched May 8, 1997.

4. The death of Princess Diana

She passed away August 31, 1997.
Via knoe.com

She passed away August 31, 1997.

5. Anyone other than Steve Jobs as CEO of Apple

He became CEO of Apple again when Apple bought NeXT in 1997.
Via wbur.org

He became CEO of Apple again when Apple bought NeXT in 1997.

6. "Barbie Girl" - Aqua

Released May 1997.
Via listas.20minutos.es

Released May 1997.

7. Juicy Couture

Founded in 1997.
Via perfumesociety.org

Founded in 1997.

8. Any of these movies

9. Mapquest

First launched in 1996.
Via techcrunch.com

First launched in 1996.

10. South Park, Angry Beavers, and Daria

Released in 1997. The same year King of the Hill and Johnny Bravo were also released.

11. "Spice Up Your Life" - Spice Girls

Released October 1997.
Via rymc730.deviantart.com

Released October 1997.

12. Pokémon

Created in 1995.
Via twinfinite.net

Created in 1995.

13. The Monica Lewinsky scandal

News broke in January 1998.
Via mirror.co.uk

News broke in January 1998.

14. Dolly the Sheep

Born July 5, 1996.
Via urbanrealm.com

Born July 5, 1996.

15. Border Collies and Cavalier King Charles Spaniels

They became AKC recognized in 1995.

16. DVDs

Created in 1995.
Via freethoughtalliance.org

Created in 1995.

17. Nintendo 64

Released in the US September 28, 1998.
Via en.wikipedia.org

Released in the US September 28, 1998.

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