30 Ways Teen Culture Has Changed In The Last Ten Years
From scene girls to eBoys.
In 2009, all the ~artsy~ girls used the editing site Picnik.
In 2009, the most popular YouTube video was Susan Boyle's Britain's Got Talent audition.
In 2019, it's the music video for Daddy Yankee and Snow's "Con Calma".
In 2009, being "scene" was this huge thing.
Now, the scene/emo/goth equivalent is an eBoy/eGirl.
In 2009, teens were still channeling Clueless, saying, "As if!"
Now, everyone's channeling Jasmine Masters with "And I OOP—."
In 2009, teens were bopping to "Run This Town" by Jay-Z, Rihanna, and Kanye West.
These days, everyone's streaming a different song about a town.
In 2009, the go-to pose was duck lips and a peace sign.
In 2009, the It Girls™ were Paris Hilton and Nicole Richie.
Now, it's Kylie and Kendall Jenner.
And in 2009, the It Couple™ was Taylor Swift and Taylor Lautner.
Now, it's Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner.
In 2009, Annoying Facebook Girl was a popular meme.
In 2009, makeup was all about perfecting the smokey eye.
In 2019, it's more so about getting creative with it!!!
In 2009, the TV show teens were obsessed with was Glee.
Now, it's Riverdale.
In 2009, Mariah Carey's "Obsessed" was a major diss track.
In 2019, the most controversial YouTube video was the whole James Charles/Tati Westbrook fiasco.
In 2009, teens couldn't get enough of The Office.
Which aspects of 2009 teen culture do you miss? Which from 2019 do you love? Let us know in the comments below!
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