20 Reasons You Know You Were a 2000s Teenager

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Things were certainly different back in the early 2000’s and if you were a teenager back then, you remember the MySpace days when your friend count and those all important MySpace selfies were the biggest deals or when people still zipped around on Heelys. Today, things have definitely changed, but there’s nothing wrong with reminiscing, right? Here are 20 things you will remember if you were a teen in the early 2000s.

1. You had to have a school email address to create a Facebook.

FB


2. You had a Myspace account, tons of friends and took Myspace selfies.

Myspace



 

3. You wore flip flops, no matter what your outfit was.

Flip Flops


4. Your parents bought you Heelys.

Heely


5. American Eagle, Hollister, Abercrombie and Hollister was all you wore.

HCO


 

 

6. You had burned CDs of all the songs you downloaded.

 Burned CD


 

7. You remember Dream Street.

DS


 

8. You wore a tie because Avril Lavigne made it cool.

Avril


9. You remember TRL and when MTV was actually about music.

TRL


 

10. You had a poster of an Abercrombie model on your wall.

Abercrombie


 

11. You wanted a relationship like Nick and Jessica.

Nick and Jess


 

12. You had a Sidekick.

Sidekick


 

13. T9 Word was a thing and you could use it to text fast.

T9


14. Calls had to be made after 7 or 9 PM to qualify for free minutes.

CelL Phone


 

15. You dare not go over your texting limit.

Cell Phones Schools



16. You watched Lizzie McGuire like it was your religion.

Lizzie


 

17. Picking a ringtone for your phone was an important life decision.

Nokia



 

18. You owned puka shell necklaces and bracelets.

Puka


 

19. Limited Too was the greatest store to exist.

Limited Too



 

20. Everybody wore tattoo chokers.

Choker


 

 

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