Trapper Keepers were a
very popular type of
folder in the 1990s. All of
the kids wanted them!
A favorite catch phrase of the 90s was
from a Life Alert commercial. As
The Macarena was a dance craze morbid as it seems now, everyone
that started in 1995. The song knew exactly what “I’ve fallen and I
was played over and over at ball can’t get up!!” meant and it was
games, schools, and clubs. parodied often.
Everybody knew the song and
danced right along!
One of the top toys in the 1990s was Tickle Me Elmo—the
hottest toy of 1996. It was so popular that several people
were injured during the Christmas shopping season that Hypercolor T-Shirts were very
year as frantic parents fought tooth and nail to get one of popular with teenagers in the
these toys. 1990s. The shirts changed color
when heat was applied.