In 2007 the scene-scene was all the rage, how HXC were you?
Lets set the mood:
1.) You’ve made out with a boy with a lip-ring, and it was awesome.
2.) You were all about plastic jewelry, over-sized plastic pearls were all the rage.
3.) You either had gauged ears or wanted them.
4.) You thought Hot Topic was the gateway to Hell– until it was the only place you shopped.
5.) You owned a studded belt. Bonus points if you wore the buckle on the side
6.) Your skinny jeans were from Hollister (Thanks, Katie Clandestine)
7.) You proudly perfected the digital camera angles– a selfie queen before iPhones and proud.
8.) You were not “EMO” (and you’d deny it if anyone referred to you as “scene”)
9.) You’re borderline professional at editing photos.
10.) Most of your wardrobe consisted of band t-shirts from Hot Topic or Newbury Comics
11.) You have met real life friends on Myspace.
12.) You know what w4w or “whore4whore” means, and you probably aren’t proud of it.
13.) There was a point in your life where you identified yourself as “straight edge”
14.) Warped Tour was the social event of the year, but any hxc concert was means for an entire album.
15.) You had every color eyeliner, including yellow and red which made your eyes look infected.
16.) You’ve owned some sort of Hello Kitty,Invader Zim, Care Bears merch.
17.) You know what it means to be a “site model”, better yet– you were one.
18.) You had a minimalistic profile on myspace, and probably only a top 4.
19.) Jeffree Star.
20.) You regularly took self-asorbed surveys and posted them as bullitans.
21.) You knew HTML, and probably still can’t forget some of it. “If you didn’t know HTML you weren’t worth anyone’s time”(- Mella Morphine)
22.) You never left the house without a pair of converse, or your vans slip-ons.
23.) Honesty box was your shit. Despite how emotionally abused you were on a regular basis.
24.) You wore little plastic bows in your dark, straight hair.
25.) The boys you liked wore tighter jeans than you.
26.) Your customized layouts were your pride and joy and the reason you were so reluctant to join Facebook.
27.) You were constantly on the lookout for the newest underground local band to discover.
28.) Friday night you were most likely loitering at the nearest mall.
29.) You’ve considered piercing your monroe.
30.) Escape the fate, A Day To Remember, Metro Station, Scary Kids Scaring Kids, Bullet for my Valentine, Under0ath, All Time Low, Panic! At the Disco, The Devil Wears Prada, Chiodos, The Used, Death Cab For Cutie, Boys like Girls & anything not yet on the radio.