* MemeticMutation
--> "Don't worry, it's Casper..."
* SomeAnvilsNeedToBeDropped: The film is far from subtle but it does give a scarily accurate depiction of teen life (for most people anyway).
* ValuesResonance: Teenage delinquency has stayed about the same if not worsened over the years, and ''Kids''' representation of it seems a lot more relevant nowadays.