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August 22nd, 2005

I Love the ’00s

It’s inevitable that VH1 will be debuting their new series, I Love the ’00s, in a little over four-and-a-half years. After all, I Love the ’90s was brought forth just a year or so ago. So what do you think’s going to be included in the series?

We’ll naturally have retrospectives on the US elections and the controversies surrounding them, September 11, and Michael Jackson. I expect a bit on Charlie Kaufman’s movies (Being John Malkovich, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind), blogging, and a showcase of how the letter “Z” became the new letter “S”.

Posted in Television, Movies, and Music

FROM: Joseph
DATE: Monday August 22, 2005 -- 9:07:24 am
Deep fried twinkies; stem cell research; avante-retro cars like the MINI, the T-bird, the PT Cruiser and the Chevy S-10 Bullnose lookin'; Paris Hilton; high school and middle school shooting sprees; rubber bracelets; the DC sniper; gas prices; Lime disease; BTK; the explosion of Oreo versions; the second space shuttle loss; Netflix, Google and ebaY and The Daily Ping.

FROM: snaily
DATE: Monday August 22, 2005 -- 5:05:26 pm
this is somewhat off subject, but joseph's blog reminded me. People tell me i'm crazy because ive never had a deep fried twinkie. although it sounds tempting, it also sounds like a giant artory clogger which i do not want. am i really that nuts?

FROM: jk
DATE: Monday August 22, 2005 -- 11:17:22 pm
I've never had a Twinkie.

FROM: aharris
DATE: Thursday August 25, 2005 -- 4:00:24 pm
What is "BTK"?

mike October 25, 2007, 11:01 am

definitely iPods, Myspace, Facebook, Youtube…maybe Kelly, like from the Shoes video. Movies like Shrek, Mean Girls, Napoleon Dynamite, Chicago. razor scooters, Razr phones, stem-cells, 2000 election, 2004 election, 2008 election? 9-11-01, Iraq invasion, Madrid & london bombings, 2005 hurricane season. Amy Winehouse, the Fray, Hips Don’t Lie (Shakira), Bratz dolls, the Fairly Oddparents.

Maria June 24, 2008, 8:32 pm

I didn’t watch it, but last night VH1 had “I Love the New Millennium” on their schedule. Guess they couldn’t wait another year and a half.

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