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Nostalgic 90s Life Hacks

Can't say that we miss the days of having to print directions out from MapQuest. It's remarkable to take a look through these "90s life hacks" and realize just how much the world has changed. It's easy to forget just how fast things are changing around us. 

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    Clothing - lfyou don't have any more room in your packed bags before flying somewhere, wear cargo pants and cram a bunch of stuff in the pockets. To avoidgetting gouged on drinks at the airport, stuff a couple bottles of soda in those pockets, and a plastic flasks
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    Technology - lf a winged Tamagotchi appears on your screen, it means that your Tamagot- Chi decided to go back to its home planet. But don't despair, simply press the CA) and (C) buttons at the same time and your new egg is ready for hatching!
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    Vehicle - mapquest UEWatarioc Rd Dwe Use sites like MapQuest to print directions for where you're heading, Never get lost again!
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    Technology - EAMBICO Save yourself a lot of time and invest in a VHS rewinder.
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    Stuffed toy - Use a safety pin to securly attach the ty tag to your beanie baby and ensure it won't lose value.
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    Play - Hold your slammer between two fingers, and throw itdown hard whilespinning it. This will cause most of the pogsto flip! liyou're playing for keeps, jackpot!
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    Mouth - Waiting for a phone call and don't want your parents to hear itring? Call the movie theater and listen to todays listings until Call waiting beeps.
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    Building - BLOCKBUSTER BLOCKBUSTER VIDEO VIDEO BLOCKBUSTER VIDEO When you get a 2-day rental from Blockbuster in the evening, you actually Delil UETETE have until the morning of the third day to return it without a late fee.
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    Human - When you're watching scrambled pomaround midnight on the Playboy or Spice channels, make sure you have Cartoon Network or ESPN on your "Last channel" button just in case mom or dad check on you.
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    Product - If the game isn't working, just take it out and blow on it.
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    Technology - 5-10 25 U.S. CONS ONLY Southwestern Bell Tolephone ON REBASE LOCAL CALLS Pacific PTS Ielemanagement Services 50c 2 MINUTES FOR $1.00 WORLDWIDE FOR 15 MINUTIS 911 CHANGE NOT PRVIDED NO INCONING CALUS AEPUNRE RO. Des San Leindro, CA S4S Pacitic If you have a quick message for someone, and you are near a payphone but don't have 25 cents, dial 1-800-COLLECT and when it asks to say your name, say the message real fast. ring ring: "Hello?" "You have a collect- call from [ma-practiceisover
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    Electronics - This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. MACE KCHA FC PASSEN If your mouse is lagging, take out the ball and clean it. It's probably just dusty!
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    Dvd - When burning your next ripped Smashmouth, Nirvana or Alanis Morisette CD, make sure you close all open programs to avoid buffer underrun. CD-R
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    Camera - FUJIFILM Keep a disposable camera in your glove compartment. If you get into a car accident you can use it to take photos for insurance purposes.
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    Games - SMION SIMON When playing Simon, assign each color a number. Count them outas they light up, its easier to remembera numbersequence thancolors.
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    Stain - Twist a knoted slinky counter to the knot, then twist back the opposite direction to quickly fix a messed up slinky.
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    Technology - PROGRAM DISK Iset disk in your foppy disk drive (A or B); dick on the File menu ol your Windows Program Manager, select Run then type ASETUP (or BASETUP) and press OK AMER CA (uline FOR WINDOWS" Venion 2 Grab the free AOL floppies at CompUSA checkout stands, then place a piece of tape over the lock hole. Reformat the disks, and use them for personal files.
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    Urban design - File Speed Options Disasters Windows Newspaper Oct 3575 <LAKELAND> $20,000 Centering Tool ROY In SimCity press CTRL+SHIFT+Cand enter Motherlode for an extra 50,00O simoleans
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    Text - Microsoft stel Ihpde Ctrt AT Delete Computer frozen?P Hold CTRL+ALT +Delete to close the application or restart.
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