Trends last about as long as a Hollywood marriage. In other words, they are short lived. As years pass us by, we often forget the hottest fads of the previous day. Well here we are to remind you what you loved about the mid-2000’s. Not because they were so great, but maybe they were at the time. Here are 10 from 10 years ago.


Simons Bike Shop
Simons Bike Shop

Remember zipping around town in a pair of these? Yep, neither do I. But other people used them. If someone still owned these today I’d be mightily surprised and a little appalled.


Rap Basement
Rap Basement

This technology hasn’t gone away, but it was much worse in the 2000’s. Artists would routinely over-modulate themselves to make up for their lack of… well… singing capability.


Reductress
Reductress

These should have been left at the beach in a mountain of kelp and grime. They are finally fading out of pop culture, but they were around long enough.


Engadget
Engadget

Not sure what is more mid-2000’s… the Razr phone itself, or the Cingular service provider.


Skin Rich
Skin Rich

Okay Brad Pitt can pull off ANY hairstyle. But everyone else tried the frosted hair look and failed. Miserably.


Livestrong
Livestrong

We fell for the Livestrong campaign like the jury fell for O.J. Sure, the intent was noble and we never could have known that Mr. Armstrong was juicing. He always looked so skinny, it threw us off the scent.


Photobucket - Cytherian
Photobucket – Cytherian

Remember this little sucker? Talk about the signature device of 2005. This was it! Too bad some of them got recalled.


Buzzfeed
Buzzfeed

Remember when it was feeding time? There’s nothing like learning to be a parent when you are 12 years old.


Small Business
Small Business

Before every computer came with a built-in camera device, this was the only way to go. Do you remember American Pie? Ah, what a microcosm of the way in which cams were used back then.


Fanpop
Fanpop

But Avril is the only person who can truly pull this look off, that is just a fact. Let’s be honest about this. She is the queen to end all queens. And we still love her for it.

Source: Buzzfeed


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