Ten Reasons Miami Was Better in the '90s
There's a lot to be said for the 1990s. Neon colors, boy bands, and Cory and Topanga's cuteness reigned supreme.
Wait, or is that today's world? Shit's getting confusing lately, what with all the pop culture throwbacks.
But seriously, the '90s were pretty rad all the way around -- particularly in Miami. Back in the good old days, we had fewer people, better baseball, and a lot more models milling around. Check out the top ten reasons why the 305 was better before the millennium hit.
10. There weren't as many tourists.
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Really, there weren't as many people in general, but South Beach certainly wasn't as overrun with lobster-red Northerners and Speedo'd Europeans as it is these days. Granted, they're pumping funds into our local economy (at least, when it's not funneled into the pockets of corrupt politicians). But still, spending a Sunday on the beach without hoardes of loud touristas would be a welcome change every once in awhile.
9. Dudes wore Hammer pants and fanny packs.
Seriously. Did you see Pain and Gain? Priceless.