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23 Struggles That Were Too Real For '00s Kids

They were tough times.

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1. Whenever you generously offered your Hubba Bubba tape to a friend, and they took a massive bite out of it before giving it back.

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Which basically meant the whole thing was ruined, because what's the point of tape if it's broken?

3. Getting your Baby G confiscated because it went off in class, and having to collect it at the end of the school day.

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Why didn't your teachers understand that there was no point in having a watch if it didn't beep on the hour, every hour?

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5. Learning how to compose a new ringtone on your Nokia 3310 and then having to patiently teach every single one of your friends how to do it.

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12. Putting your Tammy Girl top through a hot wash and having to prize apart the sticky plastic bit that got stuck together.

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Then having to explain to your mum why it was really important that you had a top that stated you were a babe with attitude.

15. When you found out who died in the newest Harry Potter book before you got there.

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Even if you managed to avoid hearing it on the radio, or seeing it the newspaper, you always had one friend who'd read it really fast and ruined the surprise.

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