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Sam and co-host Jordan Morris count down the 11 worst fads of the glorious 1990s. Lots of fashion items…

Pointless nostalgia is back in full effect!

On this week’s episode of the 11 Points Countdown, I’m joined by Jordan Morris of the great Jordan, Jesse, Go! podcast to reveal the results of our poll on the 11 worst fads of the 1990s. And it was quite a battle.

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Here are the full results of the poll (highlight the first 11 to avoid spoilers)…

  1. Frosted tip hairstyles
  2. Waaaazzzzup!?
  3. Macarena
  4. Overalls with one strap down
  5. Sagging your pants
  6. Fanny packs
  7. Boy bands
  8. Furbies
  9. Kris Kross backwards clothes look
  10. Beanie Babies
  11. America Online
  12. Atkins Diet
  13. Abercrombie & Fitch
  14. WWJD
  15. Body glitter
  16. Pagers and beepers
  17. Barney the Dinosaur
  18. Hypercolor shirts
  19. Chat rooms
  20. I’ve fallen and I can’t get up
  21. Wallet chains
  22. Troll dolls
  23. Magic Eye pictures
  24. Pogs
  25. Pokemon
  26. The Rachel hairstyle
  27. Tickle Me Elmo
  28. Magic: The Gathering cards
  29. Tae Bo
  30. Eddie Bauer clothes
  31. Scrunchies
  32. Zima
  33. Hackey sack
  34. Power Rangers
  35. Giga Pets
  36. Neon
  37. Zubaz
  38. Slap bracelets
  39. 8-Ball jackets
  40. Raves
  41. Gel pens
  42. Reebok pumps
  43. Starter jackets
  44. Grunge music
  45. Saved by the Bell
  46. Swing dancing
  47. Polly Pocket
  48. Guess jeans
  49. Umbros
  50. TGIF lineup on ABC
  51. Gak
  52. Goosebumps books
  53. Rollerblades
  54. Skip It
  55. Koosh balls
  56. Nickelodeon shows (Rugrats, Doug, etc.)
  57. Marithe + Francois Girbaud
  58. Where’s Waldo
  59. Mortal Kombat

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