Ever wake up one morning feeling really fucking old? I don’t know about you, but I’m still trying to deal with the fact that 90’s nostalgia is moving even further into the past now. Its younger sibling from the 00’s has moved in to take up residence, reminding us all of just how quickly time can get away from us, and just how much of a difference a decade can make. Presenting 10 things you probably won’t believe it’s been 10 years since.
1. This website launched:
3. This little console entered the handheld gaming market:
7. The first legal same-sex marriage was held in the United States, in the state of Massachusetts:
Feeling ancient yet? 2004 was also the year that saw Casey Donovan take out the title of Australian Idol, John Howard lead the Liberal Party to a fourth consecutive term in Government, the launch of budget airline Jetstar and the most upsetting moment of all: the cancellation of Burke’s Backyard.
What are your favorite memories from 2004? Sound off in the comments below.