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Catch Up With Nickelodeon Stars With the Stalking ‘GUTS’ Tumblr

Somebody out there was unwilling to forget the Aggro Crag and those who attempted to master it. Like, really unwilling. Actually, they stalked down all the kids from the Nickelodeon game show 'GUTS' on Facebook. Then they put their pictures on a Tumblr called 'Stalking GUTS.'

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TheFW March Madness Brackets Round Two — Best 90s Cartoons

It's March Madness, and we're ranking the stuff that really matters like animals, cartoons, retro snacks and memes. The results for the Sweet Sixteen in the 90s cartoon category are in - and we have our Elite 8!

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TheFW’s March Madness Brackets — Best Retro Snacks

It's March Madness once again, and you know what that means — tons and tons of brackets on the internet. Anyone can root for a 16th seeded team to finally pull off a Cinderella upset on a first-seeded team (we had to look that up), but what if you could actually DO something to help make it happen besides sacrificing chicken wings at a makeshift voodoo altar while watching the game? Here at TheFW, we’re putting the March Madness power in your hands.

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12 Retro Ads for Phones, Computers and Beepers That Will Make You Cringe

Ah, technology. What’s new today will most likely be old by tonight, which is why it’s so fun to look back at "must have" goodies that we felt compelled to buy to keep up with the times.

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Full House

See the Cast of ‘Full House’ Then and Now

1987 was a big year for trios of men banding together and raising families. On the big screen you had 'Three Men and a Baby' and on TV there was the debut of 'Full House.'

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9 Embarrassing Photos of Your 90s Crushes

Ugh. What were we thinking? What. Were. We. Thinking.

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Family Ties

See the Cast of ‘Family Ties’ Then and Now

Among the many television families we've encountered over our years glued to the TV set it seems certain that the 'Family Ties' cast is one of the most beloved. Week after week viewers flocked to the box to see what the Keatons had in store for America -- and it was rarely a let down. Perhaps unintentionally, the cast became the ideal family for the American culture of the 1980s as it dealt with issues such the changing liberalism of the '60s and '70s to the conservatism of the Reagan years. Amid it all, the series accidentally produced one of the most successful actors of all time: Michael J. Fox.

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This Is What Happens When You Drink 20 Year Old Crystal Pepsi

You know what? Good. We want this guy to puke. He calls himself LA Beast and thinks a shirt that says "SWAG SWAG SWAG" is cool. The only reason we wouldn't want him to puke is that he has a whole YouTube channel that is just footage of him subjecting himself to "Xtreme" food challenges that ultimately result in barf, so we suspect he might actually enjoy throwing up...

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16 Nostalgic Valentines You Probably Gave Away as a Kid

Remember when Valentine's Day was awesome? You spent all day gluing construction paper to a shoe box, for the sole purpose of having people stuff it with cheap candy and cards from the pharmacy. Now it's just Someecards on Facebook and the orange creams are all that's left in the Whitman's sampler in the office kitchen.

Here are some of those cards you maybe used to get in your shoebox, if the teacher was too depressed to make you make your own Valentines. Happy Valentine's Day.

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See Lori Beth Denberg From ‘All That’ Then and Now

Then: Lori Beth Denberg had been performing in community theater and school plays since the age of six, but it wasn't until she was 18 that she landed her first professional gig, on Nickelodeon's 'All That.' She was a cast member on the show for four years, most memorably as the tell-it-like-it-is host of 'Vital Information.'

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The 10 Most Amazing Steve Guttenberg Photos You’ll Ever See

To quote a friend, "1980s Steve Guttenberg: If Bill Murray can't do it, Gutt's your man." Let's take a moment to reflect on everyone's favorite '80s nice guy. A man who was described by Playgirl as "Cute, Cuddly (And Single!)." A man who needs no introduction, but if you do need an introduction you should probably watch this embarrassing video. A man who looks great in a silver wetsuit. Steve Guttenberg. The man, the myth, the star of 'Police Academy,' 'Short Circuit,' '3 Men and a Baby' and pretty much every movie that mattered between the years of 1982 to 1991. Need more proof? Get your Gutt on below.

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Funny or Die

Things Go Horribly Awry at ‘Pete & Pete’ Reunion

It's the 20th anniversary of the cult '90s Nickelodeon show 'The Adventures of Pete and Pete,' so the gang decided to get back together in this video for Funny or Die.

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‘Central Perk’ Replica Opens Up in Beijing

It's been almost a decade since NBC's hit sitcom 'Friends' left the air, but fans still can't seem to get enough of both the gang and famous coffee shop set alike. Apparently 'Friends' fans are attempting to fill whatever void the show left behind -- as is NBC, apparently. But one man in Beijing might have done it...

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Internet Explorer Helps Us Remember the ’90s

If you're feeling a tad nostalgic today the folks over at Internet Explorer are here to help. Yes, Internet Explorer. Sound familiar?

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Can The ‘Dell Dude’ Come Back and Save the Computer Giant?

A decade ago, Dell was riding high. They sold more computers than any other company in the world, and some of their success could be attributed to an ad campaign featuring a character affectionately (or not so affectionately) known as the "Dell Dude."

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