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Updated on Dec 7, 2019. Posted on Dec 1, 2019

Here's Proof That 2009 And 2019 Were Basically Complete Opposites

Emo girls walked so VSCO girls could run.

1. In 2009, it was cool to be an emo or scene girl.

In 2019, it was all about VSCO girls.

2. In 2009, everybody wore a studded belt.

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In 2019, Gucci belts were the coolest accessory you could buy.

3. In 2009, we had to carry both our cell phone and our iPod Touch wherever we went.

MoistPaperNapkin / Via reddit.com

In 2019, we were introduced to the iPhone 11 and people had lots of opinions.

iPhone 11 Pro, aka we put a fidget spinner on the camera lens #AppleEvent

4. In 2009, everybody was fascinated with Lady Gaga.

Bryan Bedder / Getty Images

In 2019, it was all about Billie Eilish.

Kevin Winter / Getty Images

5. In 2009, everyone you knew watched Jersey shore.

MTV

In 2019, everyone you knew watched and cried as the Fab Five changed lives on Queer Eye.

Netflix

6. In 2009, we wore silly bandz around our wrists.

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In 2019, we wore scrunchies around our wrists.

7. In 2009, we loved wearing band tees.

John Shearer / Getty Images

In 2019, we loved wearing crop tops.

8. In 2009, Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez had just begun their budding romance.

@selenagomez good seeing u. Until next time. Maybe new years ;)

In 2009, Justin Bieber and Hailey Bieber celebrated their wedding in France.

9. In 2009, everybody wanted to go to Vans Warped Tour.

Cor

In 2019, everybody wanted to go to Coachella.

10. In 2009, "Tik Tok" was the party anthem by Kesha all the youths were jamming out to.

RCA Records

In 2019, TikTok was the app all the youths were obsessed with.

11. In 2009, thick, smudged eyeliner was a MUST.

In 2019, makeup basically had no rules.

12. In 2009, we edited all of our photos with Picnik.

Shelby Heinrich/BuzzFeed

In 2019, we made sure all our photos were taken with Portrait Mode.

13. In 2009, everybody loved wearing bright and colorful skinny jeans.

Brendon Thorne

In 2019, everybody loved wearing mom jeans.

14. In 2009, we couldn't stop singing "Party In the USA" by Miley Cyrus.

Hollywood Records

In 2019, you couldn't go anywhere without hearing "Old Town Road" by Lil Nas X.

Columbia Records

15. In 2009, it was cool to wear shutter sunglasses even though you couldn't really see out of them.

Kevin Winter / Getty Images

In 2019, it was cool to wear tiny sunglasses even though they really didn't protect your eyes.

16. In 2009, the craziest moment at the VMAs was Kanye West interrupting Taylor Swift.

Christopher Polk / Getty Images

In 2019, the craziest moment at the VMAs was Camila Cabello and Sean Mendes nearly kissing.

MTV

17. In 2009, our purses just got bigger and bigger.

Bryan Bedder / Getty Images

In 2019, our purses just got smaller and smaller.

Emma Mcintyre / Getty Images

18. In 2009, we couldn't stop doing flash mobs.

Comedy Central

19. In 2019, we couldn't stop doing vibe checks.

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20. In 2009, we loved wearing gladiator sandals.

Alberto E. Rodriguez

In 2019, we loved wearing dad sneakers.

21. In 2009, celebrity tweets looked like this:

In 2019, celebrity tweets looked like this:

So grateful for the commitment and passion of everyone who voiced their support, the Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles for their recommendation to issue a 120 day reprieve, and the courts for issuing a stay!

22. In 2009, we were all obsessed with Twilight.

Mimi Ritzen Crawford / Getty Images

And in 2019, we're all still talking about Twilight.

bella: i know what you are edward: say it out loud bella: vampire me watching twilight for the 500th time:

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