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Throwback to 1997: What Was Popular the Year of Our Birth?

DealNews is turning 20, along with a famous boat movie, a catchy nonsense song, and some adorable virtual pets.
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Julie joined DealNews in 2015, after many years of becoming well-versed in technology issues as a communications professional for a software company. She first entered journalism in college, reporting on issues facing frugal students for CollegeCandy.com. Julie lives in DealNews' hometown of Huntsville, AL.
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★BoyntonBoys★
@SC122002 - they will sell on ebay for sure!
sc122002
Man, I just found 4 unopened Tamogachis at Goodwill a few weeks back. I had to double take because it's like holy crap these remained unopened for 20 years??

...ebaaaaay.
Lindsay Sakraida (DealNews)
@Elizabeth Zimmerman

Saaaaaaaaaame.
Elizabeth Zimmerman (DealNews)
Also born in 1997: my undying love for Taylor Hanson.
nimer
I was in high school in 1997, so I remember all those things. Crazy how time flies! Happy birthday!
jeffreolson
Wow! That is an amazing list of movies! Has to be one of the better years ever for Hollywood
trag
What I remember from 1997 is the excellent dealmac forum, where so much helpful information was shared and accumulated for years. Until someone senselessly decided to change the format of the forum, ruining participation, destroying the friendly community and losing the stored knowledge.
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