20 things that will immediately make you feel old in 2020

Jan 3 2020, 11:11 pm

Still quote Seinfeld on the daily?

Cool, it’s only been off the air for more than 20 years.

Speaking of 20 years, the first Harry Potter book has been out longer than that. Want to continue feeling old in the new year? Well, we’ve got 20 facts that will immediately make you feel ancient.

Anyone born in 2000 can now go to bars

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Hell, you may even see someone with a “2002” on their ID if you’re in Alberta, Manitoba, or Quebec…

Barack Obama started his first term 11 years ago

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Please come back.

Friends ended 16 years ago

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And it’s still dominating Netflix Canada.

Fight Club was released over 20 years ago

Brad Pitt in Fight Club (1999)

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And this guy ^ is now 56 years old.

Madonna is 61 years old

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And still looking FAB.

Michael Jackson died 11 years ago

The “King of Pop” would be 62 this year.

Seinfeld, The Simpsons, and Saved By the Bell all debuted more than 30 years ago

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And you still quote at least one of them daily.

It’s been nine years since we got down on “Friday”

And we’re STILL looking forward to the weekend.

Sex and the City has been over for 16 years

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And you’re still not the Carrie in your group.

This is what Justin Trudeau looked like in the ’90s


Of course, the whole world knows this.

Jimmy was shot 16 years ago

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Drake has never forgotten where his paycheques come from.

Facebook is turning 16 this year

Jesse Eisenberg in The Social Network (2010)

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And everything is fine.

The first Harry Potter book came out 23 years ago

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And Daniel Radcliffe turns 31 this year.

The Grizzlies left Vancouver 19 years ago

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And their swag is still selling.

Survivor has been on the air for 39 “seasons” and 20 years

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After all, its motto is Outwit. Outplay. Outlast

A Canadian team hasn’t won the Stanley Cup in more than 26 years

But we’re sure that this will be our year…

This song is old enough to vote

And yet, somehow Ja Rule is only 43. (Jenny from the Block turned 50 last year.)

This is what your cell phone looked like 20 years ago

No internet, no scrolling, just T9 till you die, baby.

The app Tik Tok had more downloads than Facebook did in 2019

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Here comes Gen Z.

We’re closer in time to 2050 than we are to the 80s

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Back to the Future reunion (Calgary Comic and Entertainment Expo)

And still no hover boards?!?

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