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On TV

Central Perk Apron from NBC's Friends TV Series.

Friends

TV series 1994-2004

Who doesn't love friends?  Monica, Rachael, Phoebe, Joey, Chandler and Ross - Six friends living in implausibly nice digs in NYC and whose lives unfold in the Central Perk and their living rooms. - Friends could be side-splittingly funny at its best and managed to turn a simple plot into 10 years of great entertainment.

Related: Friends Trivia Game, Friends: The Complete Seasons 1-6

RETRO-SPECTIVE THE DECADES PAST:

1990s Fads And Culture

1997 Studies find Generation X keeping the faith.

1997 Survey Data Pie ChartsIn general, can people not be trusted?

Looks like GenX has a few trust issues! Although growing up in a child-hostile era could have something to do with that...

TECHNO, HOUSE, DANCE, RAVES ETC.

WHAT WAS YOUR FAVORITE 1990's Fad? Tell us at the retro housewife hotline!

Twin Peaks

Something that passed me by completely - but pretty much defined the early 1990s if the internet is to be believed... It's not that I've never heard of the phenomena Twin Peaks, it's just that back then I was way too cheap to pay for cable or whatever it took to get your TV to produce something watchable. Or it could be I didn't even have a TV set. I remember freaking out one night because I was sick of not having a TV, and being pregnant at the time, meant my life was pretty boring/wholesome - thus the freak out. Anyway, I wound up at the Circuit City on Van Ness (it's gone now)- and bought one on the spot. I still didn't watch Twin Peaks, though. I do remember watching a documentary about Mozu, the Snow Monkey - which ended up costing me $125 - because at the end I was in tears due to the little Mozu's heroic performance. The $125 was the donation to the local PBS which got me on their mailing list and a video of Mozu the Snow Monkey.

You might like Twin Peaks, though... Everybody else seemed to...

1990's Twin Peaks - The Complete Series - Available at Amazon
Twin Peaks - The Definitive Gold Box Edition (The Complete Series)

 


 
     
1990's Movies at the IMDB