Nostalgia can be a powerful thing. For almost as long as online social networking has been a thing, online petitions have been thrown up in order to convince Nickelodeon — considered by many a fan to have been in a Dork Age for some time — to resurrect its old shows in reruns. And it's about damn time.As you could tell by this page, it worked in a way no one expected — Nick dusted off the Big Orange Couch, gave Kenan Thompson (now grown-up and a cast member of Saturday Night Live) a seat on it, and created the two-hour block The '90s Are All That, which airs on TeenNick from midnight to 4 am EST. The show's website is very active, encouraging viewers to log in to it via Facebook or Twitter, has noted and embraced the resulting memes (#ThingsClarissaDidntExplain, #WheresKel, #NowiGetRocko, etc.), and frequently polls on favorite shows and related topics.In October 2011, the block resurrected Stick Stickly of "Nick in the Afternoon" fame as part of "U-Pick with Stick", a Friday-night feature with online voting for what shows would be aired that night.Did we mention that the block is giving TeenNick its highest late-night ratings ever, and outperformed the shows of Jay Leno, David Letterman, Jimmy Fallon, George Lopez, and Jimmy Kimmel in two demographics on its first night along with outperforming Conan in a third? It's true!
Programs include (all times EST):Move times up two hours between October 7 and 23, 2011.
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