From Tamagotchi pets to Britney Spears not being bloody mental, novelty singles topping the chart and rollerblades. There were a lot of brilliant things about the noughties...

14 That we never actually found out...

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13 Samantha Mumba

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12 Nu-Metal was sort of cool

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11 People bought singles and you could still hang out in record shops

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10 We still thought the 'future' was possible...

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09 Teen movies changed your life –
American Pie

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08 Justin Timberlake wasn't cool

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07 Petrol was around 77p a litre

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06 Big Brother was an interesting study on normal human behavior... oh wait, no it wasn't

 

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05 The "Lady Marmalade" video


04 You didn't need a mobile to arrange things. People were just on time

 

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03 Old school non-crazy Britney Spears

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02 That year when everyone got rollerblades for Christmas

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01 You learnt how to be responsible by caring for a pixelated pet


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