Kat George is an Australian writer living in New York. She is the creator of the web series "The Big Gulp" and author of the book "Pink Bits". Her work can be found at VH1, The Village Voice, Noisey, i-D, Vice, The Gloss, Refinery29, and a bunch of other places.

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11 Things Extroverts Did In The '90s

The '90s were a time of earnest introspection, but that doesn't mean there weren't things extroverts did in the '90s as well. Some of culture's most famous extroverts had their "moment" in the '90s: C...
By Kat George

Why You Wished You Were An Adult In The '90s

There were plenty of reasons you wished you were an adult in the '90s. Being a kid was great, sure: you had your Polly Pockets, Legos and POGs as far as the eye could see. You were an irresponsible Ta...
By Kat George

12 Super Sexist Things From The '90s

If you remember the '90s only fondly, you've probably blocked out the super sexist things about the '90s that really dragged the era down. Because the '90s weren't all Riot Grrrl, kicky Spice Girl pow...
By Kat George

How To Have The Perfect '90s Inspired V-Day

It's nearly time to have yourself the perfect '90s inspired Valentine's Day. It doesn't matter whether you're in a couple, with friends, or on your own — Valentine's Day can be celebrated by anyone, i...
By Kat George

12 '90s Inspired Valentine's Day Gifts

Valentine's Day is nearly upon us and that means one thing: you must buy for your sweetheart a '90s inspired Valentine's Day gift. Although it doesn't have to be your sweetheart if you don't have one ...
By Kat George

What It's Like Explaining The '90s To Young People

Sometimes it can be difficult to nail explaining what the '90s were really like to today's young people. It can be hard to connect with a generation of kids floating around on hoverboards when we spen...
By Kat George

12 Different Types Of '90s Child You Could Be

Nineties kids came in all shapes and sizes, and there were some very distinct types of '90s child you could be. Of course, everyone has their own distinct personality and tastes, but most of us still ...
By Kat George

Why '90s Kids Make Wonderful Nasty Women Now

Following the uprising of women the world over with last week's Women's March, consider that '90s kids make wonderful Nasty Women now. Nasty Woman, a phrase coined by Donald Trump when he hurled it at...
By Kat George

Cringeworthy Things You & Friends Did In The '90s

There were a lot of cringeworthy things you did with friends in the '90s. As we hold up the era as the height of cool, it was also sometimes deathly awkward. The catch is we didn't necessarily know ho...
By Kat George

12 Personality Stereotypes For Girls In The '90s

The media has always given us stereotypes for women. What's new there? In the '90s female stereotypes were just as prevalent as they are now, and from the TV and movies we consumed we got a spread of ...
By Kat George

What '90s Kids Were Scared They'd Get Coal For

Being on Santa's naughty list is a constant fear at this time of year, and there were plenty of things '90s kids were scared of doing that might get them a lump of coal. For those who are unfamiliar, ...
By Kat George

11 Nostalgic, '90s-Inspired Christmas Cards

It's time to start getting your season's greetings out into the world, and with these '90s-inspired Christmas cards you'll find something for every kind of '90s child. What better time to celebrate th...
By Kat George

All The '90s Inspired Mugs You Need In Your Life

Winter isn't just coming, it's here, and you're going to need a cool '90s inspired mug to keep yourself toasty with warm drinks all season long. There's something about drinking out of a mug you love ...
By Kat George

These Christmas Decorations Are Gloriously '90s

The holiday season is upon us and it's time to deck the halls with all the '90s inspired Christmas decorations you can get your hands on. I know you're probably freaking out a little bit with this new...
By Kat George

12 '90s Inspired Gifts For Dudes

It's time to treat the men in your life, and whether they're your bestie, your boyfriend, your brother, or your neighbor, you can treat them to a '90s inspired gift for dudes. Of course, not all dudes...
By Kat George

13 '90s Inspired Holiday Gifts For Your BFFs

'Tis the season to be giving, and what better than a '90s inspired holiday gift for the '90s child in your life? Everyone knows a '90s child. The kind of person who clicks on articles like this one an...
By Kat George

11 '90s-Inspired School Supplies For Your Office

Remember school in the '90s? School supplies in the '90s were the coolest. Lisa Frank was hot. Everyone had denim pencil cases with buttons on them. Owning gel pens made you a classroom legend. "Back ...
By Kat George

8 Moments The '90s Had Zero Chill

We love the '90s, sure, but that doesn't mean that there weren't moments when the '90s had zero chill. Chill moments, obviously, were dominant. There was brooding introspection, floral dresses, and a ...
By Kat George

What Your '90s Bedroom Decor Says About You

Contrary to what kids today might think, there were lots of different styles in the '90s, especially when it came to interiors. Sure, there are certain things we associate with the '90s that are fairl...
By Kat George

13 Embarrassing Things Parents Did In The '90s

Parents are universally embarrassing when you're growing up, but there were certainly specific things parents did in the '90s that were embarrassing. When you think about embarrassment and awkwardness...
By Kat George

Feelings '90s Kids Have When Looking At Old Photos

It happens every so often, that you wind up looking through old high school photos. Maybe you're visiting your parents place and late at night, you start rummaging through old boxes. Maybe you're havi...
By Kat George

12 Things You Did During A Breakup In The '90s

Breaking up is hard to do. It brings out the worst in us. The snively, self pitying, dramatic side that's OK for a few days in the immediate aftermath, but which gets tiresome pretty quickly. If we're...
By Kat George

How Using '90s Technology Made Us Better Adults

The '90s helped us be better adults today in various ways. Using '90s technology certainly taught us a lot about life. Technology in the '90s was quite basic. We had home phones and beepers. Cell phon...
By Kat George

What Your Favorite '90s Collectible Says About You

I don't know what kids these days do with their free time, but in the '90s, we collected things. The best '90s collectibles came in all shapes and sizes and there was something for every interest. For...
By Kat George

12 Reasons You Wanted A Brother In The '90s

I have brothers now, but I didn't in the '90s. I really, really wanted a brother. Mostly so I could have someone to fight meanies for me, but also so I could play Pokemon with someone who could play A...
By Kat George

12 Reasons All You Wanted Was A Sister In The '90s

I don't have a sister now, nor did I have one in the '90s. Yeah sure, I've got "friends that are like sisters," but that's not exactly the same as having a sister, someone that you shared a womb with,...
By Kat George