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thumbnail Relive the 1990s with these ancient, still-functioning websites
Jan 15th 2014, 11:00, by Evan Dashevsky

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Remember the 1990s? It was was a crazy time: Presidential candidates serenaded the nation with late-night-TV saxophone solos, a group of 20-something Friends tickled our collective funny bone, and the ditties of Limp Bizkit comforted America's weary soul.

The 1990s were also when most of the public first encountered all the digital magic the "World Wide Web" had to offer. The Internet has been through a lot in the subsequent decades, but you can still visit a number of stubborn vestiges of these primordial days. 

While there are any number of disposable personal and student websites still taking up bit space out there, we'll focus on still-functioning sites of that era created by major organizations that should have been able to clean up their digital mess by now.

You've Got Mail
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Back in 1998, a major Hollywood studio thought it would be a good idea to make a movie built around an AOL email notification. That sounded like a horrible idea to me, but the film went on to make over a quarter of a billion dollars. Which is why they don't let me make movies.

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