#The90s

Entertainment | Entertainment

These people just watched Friends for the first time – and have questions

The beloved '90s sitcom is now available to stream on Netflix, and a new generation is binging it until their eyes fall out.

Music | Music

'Smells Like Teen Spirit' played in a major chord turns Nirvana into a late 2000s pop punk band

A musician has remixed Nirvana's classic hit 'Smells Like Teen Spirit' in a major chord and the effect is...disturbing.

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

There's A 'Mad About You' Revival Reportedly In Talks | HuffPost

“Mad About You” won multiple honors during its run between 1992 and 1999, with Helen Hunt taking home three Golden Globes and four Emmys.

News | In The News

Once Its AIM Was True, But Soon AOL's Instant Messenger Will Be No More

AOL Instant Messenger, with 100 million users at its peak in 2001, was overtaken by mobile text messaging and social media platforms such as Twitter. It will be shut down in December.

Music | Music

Watch a Rare Video of Nirvana Rocking Out at Radio Shack in 1988

The band appeared at the Shack the day after they recorded their first studio demo.

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

10 Fun Facts About ‘The King of Queens’ | Mental Floss

Test your knowledge with amazing and interesting facts, trivia, quizzes, and brain teaser games on MentalFloss.com.

Entertainment | Entertainment

Why has time forsaken Home Improvement? · For Our Consideration · The A.V. Club

For its 1991-1999 run, Home Improvement dominated TV ratings—even outpacing Seinfeld and Friends. Yet 25 years later, it's rarely part of the cultural conversation.

Music | Music News

MTV Launches 'Classic' Channel Dedicated to 1990s

MTV will transform VH1 Classic into MTV Classic and air "an eclectic mix of fan-favorite MTV series and music programming drawn from across its rich history."

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

See Photographer Dafydd Jones's Party Photos From the 80s and 90s | Vanity Fair

Jones recently decided to go back through his archive and reprint photos taken for *Tatler* and *Vanity Fair.*

Miscellaneous | Other Kinds of Whatnot

People Are Creating Fake Facebook Invites To Mock ’90s Bands

Some of these invites are absolutely genius and will definitely get a few fans to fall for the joke.

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90 Amazing Facts About the '90s

In this nostalgic List Show episode, John Green remembers the '90s.

Business & Finance | Advertising/Marketing

Advertising the 1990s: It Was Longer Ago than You Think – Feature – Car and Driver | Car and Driver Blog

In ads ripped straight from our pages, see the $1200 mobile phone, trees being used to advertise cars, and "Hi." See more at Car and Driver.

Science & Technology | Tech

You can run Windows 95 inside your browser now | PCWorld

Windows 95 now runs in a browser. Just don't expect to do much with it.

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

David Schwimmer: Friends Reunion Isn’t a Reunion -- Vulture

You know that Friends reunion people have been gabbing about, where all the stars of the show's cast (minus Matthew Perry, who is stuck in London) will gather to honor director James Burrows?

Miscellaneous | Other Kinds of Whatnot

1990's snacks that would never fly today

When you think back to your most coveted snacks of the 1990's, they were probably geometrically shaped, graced with goofy cartoon faces and/or had more psychedelic colors than your Lisa Frank Trapper Keeper.

Music | Music

Kurt Cobain Single "And I Love Her" b/w "Sappy" to Be Released | News | Pitchfork

Breaking news, release dates, videos, tour dates, and more from across the music spectrum.

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Cisco’s Default Hold Music Was Written By a 16-Year-Old Computer Nerd | Mental Floss

If this music sounds familiar, you're not alone.

Music | Music

Here's What The MTV VMAs Looked Like In 1995

This Sunday will mark the 31st annual MTV Video Music Awards, and in anticipation of the big day, let's look back -- 20 years back to be precise -- at what the VMAs looked like in 1995.  To set the scene

Entertainment | Entertainment

20 'Seinfeld' Cultural References Explained for Younger Viewers | Mental Floss

The show about nothing is full of cultural references that may be unfamiliar to younger viewers today.

Music | Music News

Album of unreleased Kurt Cobain songs will be released in summer | EW.com

Kurt Cobain’s legacy as a musical giant only expands and becomes deeper in the 20 years after his death. On Monday, HBO will air the Brett Morgen-directed documentary Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck, which is already in theaters to heaps of praise. Coba

Business & Finance | Advertising/Marketing

This '90s Sizzler Video Is More Patriotic Than the National Anthem

This 1991 promotional video for Sizzler is blowing up on Reddit. And given it's surreal love of America and salad bars, it's easy…

Music | Music

Frances Bean Cobain on Life After Kurt's Death: An Exclusive Q&A

Cobain's daughter speaks publicly for the first time about her father, her complex relationship with Courtney Love and 'Montage of Heck'

Science & Technology | Tech

15 Computer Sounds That Will Take You Back to the '90s | Mental Floss

Modems screeching, ham(p)sters dancing, floppies grinding, AIM buddies leaving, ICQ messages coming in....

Entertainment | Movies & Other Stuff

At long last, Limp Bizkit mashed up with the Seinfeld theme song

A new mashup pairs the vocals of Limp Bizkit's 'Break Stuff' with the 'Seinfeld' theme song.

Entertainment | Movies & Other Stuff

Nerdist Presents: FRIENDS: REBOOTED

♫ So no one told you life was gonna be this way… ♫ It’s been a full month since Netflix released all ten seasons of Friends, which means we’ve had plenty of time to rewatch the series from start to finish. And…

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15 eBay Finds That Bring Back the 1990s!!!

Ahh the '90s, a magical time where small, colorful cardboard circles made for the hottest game in town and Michael Jordan ditched both the NBA and MLB to go play space basketball with Bugs Bunny. It’s...

Music | Music

Black Crowes' Rich Robinson: 'The Band Has Broken Up' | Rolling Stone

Black Crowes guitarist Rich Robinson says the band has broken up.

Business & Finance | Business

3 Ways Brands Are Marketing Nostalgia in the Age of Throwback Thursday

You know you're a '90s kid if companies are trying to win you over through memories of your childhood.

Science & Technology | Tech

These Were the 20 Most Popular Websites Every Year Since 1996

Webcrawler and AOL were the Google and Facebook of the 90s.

Entertainment | Movies & Television

1999: The Last Great Year in Movies - Esquire

Get the latest in pop culture as Stephen Marche and the writers of Esquire recap what's new in movies, TV, music, books and more.

Music | Music

The mixtape will always have a place in my music collection - Telegraph

Advances in technology heralded the end of the mixtape, the most intimate and personal of musical mementos. But is it making a comeback?

Science & Technology | Tech

17 Ancient Abandoned Websites That Still Work | Mental Floss

The golden age of dial-up is over, but these Internet fossils will make you feel like it’s 1996 all over again.

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

'Twin Peaks' Is Coming To Showtime In 2016

"Twin Peaks" is back! After rumors and teasing, Showtime announced that the cult classic will return in 2016 for nine new episodes. The network released a cryptic "special 'TWIN PEAKS' announcement" on YouTube to confirm the news....

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The Most 90s Thing That Could Ever Exist

The zeitgeist summed perfectly in one technological artifact, which is a VHS tape promoting Windows 95, starring Jennifer Aniston and Matthew Perry.