June 30, 2022

The yr is 2003. You’ve got simply arrived dwelling from a horrible day of center faculty to study that Evanescence’s “Convey Me to Life” has as soon as once more claimed the highest spot on the VH1 High 20 Video Countdown. (You are pleased for Amy Lee, particularly.) After diving right into a sleeve of “Xtra Cheddar” Goldfish, you slip the “Freaky Friday” soundtrack into your Discman. You need to have the lyrics to Easy Plan’s “Comfortable Collectively” memorized by that sleepover on Saturday.

Right here we’re, 18 years later, and I’ve by no means been extra certain that point is a flat circle. Bennifer is making out throughout Los Angeles, once more. The forged of “Buddies” acquired paid thousands and thousands of {dollars} to movie an episode of tv, once more. Travis Barker is featured on a bop on the charts, once more.