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21 Things Today's Aussie Teens Would Never, Ever Understand

Those long summer weeks waiting to see if Sally died from being stabbed on Home and Away.

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4. Pre-ordering the new Harry Potter book at Angus and Robertsons.

7. And always associating this Evermore song with that moment.

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8. Trying to guess who the eff the Summer Bay stalker was.


10. Watching this emotional Arias performance with awe.

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12. Knowing this guy as Andrew G, host of Australian Idol, rather than Osher Günsberg, host of The Bachelor.


13. Renting a new release DVD for $5.95 from Civic Video and only being able to keep it overnight.

15. Updating your iPod with songs you downloaded from Limewire.

16. Carrying around both a phone (flip or slide) AND an iPod.

The year is 2007. You just saw Juno and you’re feelin some type a way. You turn on the TV and see a commercial for…

There was no such thing as it all happening on the one device.


18. Getting magazines like Dolly and Girlfriend delivered to your door thanks to your monthly subscriptions.

19. And learning sex-ed from Dolly Doctor.