22 Things Only People Who Had A BlackPlanet Page Will Understand
You have new notes!
That feeling when you saw that "You have new notes!" light blinking.
And when you noticed that your page hits had gone up.
When they instituted the BlackPlanet pager.
And when you got a page from that cutie you'd been admiring and sending notes to.
Nearly everybody listed "Native American" along with black in the race portion of their profile.
And everybody who stopped by to "show some love."
The ones that did just a liiiiittle too much.
And the gross ones who referred to your guestbook as your "g-spot" and made you mad uncomfortable.
When someone knew how to do scrolling text, you know it was serious.
And how hard you judged someone when their HTML was messed up.
When they made it possible to see who was visiting whose page, and you noticed someone on your boo's page a little too often.
And when you saw that some creeper was on YOUR page too much.
Those five or six pictures of afrocentric art that EVERYONE had on their pages.
Those BlackPlanet compilation pages, like BP_Dads
Those little thugged out cartoon people that everybody had.
Those ANNOYING pop-up dialogue boxes some people had on their pages.
You were confused when you saw someone who wasn't black with a BlackPlanet page.
But then you made a MiGente.com page when you got bored with BlackPlanet.
And the best part: THE NAMES.
Are you brave enough to confess to your old BlackPlanet screen name in the comment section??
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