Pluto is a planet
@ADHDButterfly, it still is to me and i give zero shjts if some nerd asshat with a telescope says otherwise. Pluto qualified as a planet once thats enough. GFY science guy.
@ADHDButterfly, damn you beat me
@ADHDButterfly, For real though, that's gonna be a big one.
@mycatsanahole, damnn sorry jerry chill
Sonic handleheld games at McDonald's
@SpyroTheBabyDwagon, I remember those! And you were riding the bike and had to dodge the obstacles!! Good times.
MTV used to play music.
Having to choose between using your phone or your computer
@magrar, "OMG YOU KNOCKED ME OFF THE MODEM!"
There are 2 genders.
Needing a cable to trade pokemon
@ZeroG1422, Connecting your Gameboy with a Console.
@ZeroG1422, don’t pull the cable , dude stop moving seriously ima lose my gravler, hurry up trade me you machamp
Super Mario Bros and Duck Hunt combo cartridge!
@Nemesis89, Super Mario bros/ duck hunt/ world class track meet
@Zodiac308, I still play that every once in a while. Just to keep the old school alive.
We only had 151 pokemon
We had to actually remember people's phone numbers.
using lime Wire and having to risk the endless malware
@Dillskrill, using lime wire and NOT having to risk endless malware (if you wanna go even older).
Using a pay phone
@LochNessMonsta, or even just using “the phone”
@LochNessMonsta, 1-800 Collect
@Kangaroo Jacked, I was going to comment this, and mention about the first colour screens being just black and green
It used to be safe, and actually encouraged, to go play outside.
Being on road trips playing pokemon at night and only being able to do anything when u passed under a street light.
@d3smondTheMoonB3ar, they will never know our pain. Full disclosure, I eventually got the added light that had to be the most elaborate flashlight ever.
Mounting a floppy disk on a dos system to play wolfenstien
The mitochondria is the powerhouse of the cell
@Prince super Vegeta , and how do you know that the powerhouse is not the mitochondria of the city?
@NamelessBug, I went to Powerhouse once. There was no mitochondria there
@Prince super Vegeta , there was because you were there
If I wanted music I had to record off the radio on to a cassette. Then take another cassette deck and make a mix tape with it.
I also had to choke my parents cars.
When you wanted to change the channel the smallest person had to stand up and walk to the tv to change it.
That’s not a new thing. If you’re 15, you probably know about this, even from just playing retro consoles. A genuinely old thing would be hand drawing all your Zelda maps because no internet or guides existed.
You watched MadTv when your folks werent watching and AllThat when they were.
Gay jokes were okay, but not as much as they were in the previous decade.
Statues didn’t offend anybody.
America Online floppy disks EVERYWHERE
@SauceMorty, honestly still one of my favorites
Phone calls fücked with your internet.
Getting a pencil to fix a cassette tape. - a computer game coming on 14 floppy discs
Back in my day uphill both ways
Dialing across town with only 5 digits.
@JelloBrain, we had 7 but still
@mtndewman9791, when I was a kid, you could do it with 5.
Choosing between leaded and unleaded gas.
Paying for AOL by the minute.
Sitting in a car with 'nothing to do'.
In school I was able to play smear the queer ! Seriously
What a pain it was to get all three colored cable in the designated colored ports
Cell phones only made calls and sent texts, and you couldn't get one until you were a teenager
How about trying to decide how much white out could be used on a type-writer document vs. just retyping the whole thing. That was a more difficult choice than Jamal deciding what store to go to
Pacific bell was a thing, and paying long distance prices for calling outside of your area code.
When the black tape came out of a VHS you used a pencil to twist the plastic things to tighten it back into place. Also you have to rewind the VHS before you can watch it again
1 hour photo
The save icon was a real thing that held 10gb of memory
Getting a free pizza at Pizza Hut for reading 10 books 📚📚📚📙= 🍕
Wasn't that for when Sonic Heros came out? I had Mr. Big's fishing 🎣
The tv had to be on channel 3 to use the VCR, too
Everything in general was just better
There were only two Fire Emblem characters in Smash Bros
Oregon trail on the giant floppy disk
You want to send something to your friends computer? Grab a floppy disk.
You were the antenna.
You had to play games with a notebook
They played on channel 4 if you moved the switch on the back of the console.
Sometimes also 4