26 Totally Underrated Early 2000's Shows

26 Totally Underrated Early 2000's Shows

Before the Kardashians ruled TV, there was . . .

In no particular order, let's flip through the channels of cable television, before Hannah Montana and the Kardashians took over.

1. Kim Possible

Who could ever forget this iconic phrase?

2. The Amanda Show

Or this iconic phrase?

3. The Proud Family

When Penny and her girls gave you girl group goals

4. Teen Titans

Who misses when Teen Titans was drenched in teen angst?

5. That's So Raven

Old school Disney was so good at creating catch phrases

6. The Suite Life of Zack and Cody

Let's not talk about The Suite Life on Deck.

7. Baby Looney Tunes

Because everything small is always more fun

8. The Fairly Odd Parents

Cosmo was like the cartoon version of Joey and Phoebe in Friends

9. Recess


10. Rugrats

Nickelodeon prepared us for adulthood from way too young

11. Drake & Josh

They were always serving us classic moments like this.

12. Kids Next Door

They made us never want to grow up (but helped us accept changing from kids to annoying teens)

13. Lizzie McGuire

Who can forget when Lizzie transformed into an international pop star and got the most epic Roman holiday ever?

14. Code Lyoko

Probably one of the most underrated 2000s shows

15. Totally Spies

They were like the Charlie's Angels for kids

16. Total Drama Island

Cartoon Network fostering the millennial youth to love reality television.

17. Xiaolin Showdown

The best mix of fighting for justice and comedy

18. All That!

Literally SNL for kids. This seriously needs to make a comeback.

19. Digimon

We all wanted to go to the Digital World and have adventures

20. Yu-Gi-Oh i

We all knew that Yugi, transformed as the Pharaoh, would win with his heart of the cards.

21. Boy Meets World

22. Danny Phantom

Somehow even though Danny turned into a ghost, you could still relate to his teen troubles.

23. My Life as a Teenage Robot

Nickelodeon must have really had a thing for creating less-than-ordinary teens and making them have relatable teen problems.

24. 6teen

The show made you want to have a mundane part-time job at the mall

25. Samurai Jack

Nothing beats watching a samurai who has the ability to possibly defeat an almighty demon.

26. Unfabulous

Ah, baby Emma Roberts.

I would love to return to cable T.V. from the early 2000s, but I can't give up online Netflix. Netflix and Hulu just need to add these television shows to their repertoire and my life would be complete :D.

S/O to my friends that helped me assemble this list :D

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To The Friends I Won't Talk To After High School

I sincerely hope, every great quality I saw in you, was imprinted on the world.


So, for the last four years I’ve seen you almost everyday. I’ve learned about your annoying little brother, your dogs and your crazy weekend stories. I’ve seen you rock the awful freshman year fashion, date, attend homecoming, study for AP tests, and get accepted into college.

Thank you for asking me about my day, filling me in on your boy drama and giving me the World History homework. Thank you for complimenting my outfits, laughing at me presenting in class and listening to me complain about my parents. Thank you for sending me your Quizlets and being excited for my accomplishments- every single one of them. I appreciate it all because I know that soon I won’t really see you again. And that makes me sad. I’ll no longer see your face every Monday morning, wave hello to you in the hallways or eat lunch with you ever again. We won't live in the same city and sooner or later you might even forget my name.

We didn’t hang out after school but none the less you impacted me in a huge way. You supported my passions, stood up for me and made me laugh. You gave me advice on life the way you saw it and you didn’t have to but you did. I think maybe in just the smallest way, you influenced me. You made me believe that there’s lots of good people in this world that are nice just because they can be. You were real with me and that's all I can really ask for. We were never in the same friend group or got together on the weekends but you were still a good friend to me. You saw me grow up before your eyes and watched me walk into class late with Starbucks every day. I think people like you don’t get enough credit because I might not talk to you after high school but you are still so important to me. So thanks.

With that said, I truly hope that our paths cross one day in the future. You can tell me about how your brothers doing or how you regret the college you picked. Or maybe one day I’ll see you in the grocery store with a ring on your finger and I’ll be so happy you finally got what you deserved so many guys ago.

And if we ever do cross paths, I sincerely hope you became everything you wanted to be. I hope you traveled to Italy, got your dream job and found the love of your life. I hope you have beautiful children and a fluffy dog named Charlie. I hope you found success in love before wealth and I hope you depended on yourself for happiness before anything else. I hope you visited your mom in college and I hope you hugged your little sister every chance you got. She’s in high school now and you always tell her how that was the time of your life. I sincerely hope, every great quality I saw in you, was imprinted on the world.

And hey, maybe I’ll see you at the reunion and maybe just maybe you’ll remember my face. If so, I’d like to catch up, coffee?



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