the 90s

RuPaul Reveals A Lot About Gay Culture and Why We’re Wasting Our Time Educating The Youth

He’s also not too hot on Lip Sync Battle stealing his idea More »


Brandy And Monica Made Up The Boy In “The Boy Is Mine”

The seminal jam revolves around both singers arguing about who really has romantic ownership of “The Boy,” but according to their breaking confession, there was no boy at all — not even a passing boy. More »


The Saddest Time Smashmouth Bottomed Out At An Oysterfest

Steve Harwell delivered the saddest version of “All Star” the world has ever seen, slurring the few words he even remembered, before half-heartedly imploring the audience to put their hands in the air.  More »


Crystal Pepsi To Make Its Triumphant Return, Probably

Fans of 1990s nostalgia and tooth decay, get excited, because Pepsi is dropping major hints that “Crystal Pepsi” is due for a comeback. More »


“Dirty Girls” Shows Teenage Girls Navigating A Murky High School Wasteland

I watched this 17-minute documentary called “Dirty Girls” and my heart fell out of my chest for these girls. Shot by then-high school senior Michael Lucia in 1996, the film investigates a group of 13-year-old girls with a reputation for being “dirty” –as in unwashed and unclean. The “Dirty Girl” crew is spearheaded by two… More »


5 Terrible ’90s Fashions We Can’t Believe We Ever Wore

Earlier this week, Lady Gaga went all ’90s on us and wore almost the exact same Versace safety pin dress that then unknown model Elizabeth Hurley made famous in 1994. Gaga had just spent the day with Donatella Versace, so who knows, maybe they’re in cahoots to make what’s old new again.

But let’s be clear — if we’re… More »


Get With the ’90s Program, Ladies

It’s the ’90s, so turn down the Spice Girls, get off your cellular, dial up your modem and let’s get this party started. … More »


Do Not Want: The Return Of “Beavis And Butthead” And “120 Minutes”

Now in most ways, I am thrilled to see the ’90s come back. I loved that, last year, both The Pixies and Pavement were on tour. I’m excited about rewatching both “Clarissa Explains It All” and “Hey Dude.” I watch the original “Beverly Hills, 90210” on SoapNet most afternoons, and get secretly excited… More »


’90s Teenybopper Crushes Presently Unworthy Of Our Love

Most of us recall the vague sense of pain accompanied by pining for a man who would never know we exist. Luckily, many of our crushes of yore seem much less intimidating now. We’ve come a long way since we got popcorn stuck in our braces while watching Nickelodeon. Click through to see what’s become… More »