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* EdutainmentShow: In contrast to the MerchandiseDriven shows of the previous decade, and taking advantage of certain laws limiting advertisements on shows in 1990, this decade focused on shows about teaching kids and teens on topics ranging from science to literature to morals to dinosaurs while also not losing the zaniness.

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* EdutainmentShow: If kids shows in this decade were not about slime and grossouts, then they were these. In contrast to the MerchandiseDriven shows of the previous decade, and taking advantage of certain laws limiting advertisements on shows in 1990, this decade focused on shows about teaching kids and teens on topics ranging from science to literature to morals to the environment to dinosaurs while also not losing the zaniness.



** With the growing popularity of the Grunge scene, a brewing coffee culture, and a rising video game industry, Seattle becomes the forefront of pop culture starting throughout the decade.
** {{Oireland}}, in response to the cooldown after the UsefulNotes/TheTroubles, and owing to [[UsefulNotes/TheCelticTiger the economic boom]], and a blossoming Celtic revival, became the center of cultural attention starting in the second half of the decade. Music acts of a myriad of genres were everywhere such as Music/SineadOConnor, Music/TheCranberries, B*Witched, Music/TheCorrs, Music/{{Westlife}}, and Boyzone.
** In the later part of the decade, Chinoiserie became a hot topic following Hong Kong's handover in 1997 and with the premiere of Disney's ''Disney/{{Mulan}}'' in 1998 with and odangos, mini-qipaos, dragon motifs and (embarrasingly inaccurate) Chinese characters becoming fashionable.

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** With the growing popularity of the Grunge scene, a brewing coffee culture, and a rising tech and video game industry, Seattle becomes the forefront of pop culture starting throughout the decade.
** {{Oireland}}, in response to the cooldown after the UsefulNotes/TheTroubles, and owing to [[UsefulNotes/TheCelticTiger the economic boom]], and a blossoming Celtic revival, became the a center of cultural attention starting in the second half of the decade. Music acts of a myriad of genres were everywhere such as Music/SineadOConnor, Music/TheCranberries, B*Witched, Music/TheCorrs, Music/{{Westlife}}, and Boyzone.
** In the later part of the decade, Chinoiserie became a hot topic following Hong Kong's handover in 1997 and with the premiere of Disney's ''Disney/{{Mulan}}'' in 1998 with and odangos, mini-qipaos, yin-and-yang, tiger and dragon motifs motifs, and (embarrasingly inaccurate) sometimes embarrasingly inaccurate tattoos Chinese characters becoming fashionable.


** ''Series/{{Arrow}}'': The flashback to [[TokenEvilTeammate Malcolm Merlyn's]] StartOfDarkness happens in 1994 with the murder of his wife.

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** ''Series/{{Arrow}}'': The flashback [[Recap/ArrowS3E12Uprising A Season 3 episode]] of ''Series/{{Arrow}}'' is dedicated to [[TokenEvilTeammate Malcolm Merlyn's]] StartOfDarkness happens in 1994 with the by showing flashbacks to his wife's murder of his wife.in 1994.



** ''Series/TheFlash2014'': The eponymous hero and his mentor Jay Garrick had a heart-to-heart talk in 1998 during the second episode of Season 3 when the latter stopped the former from attempting yet another CosmicRetcon.

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** ''Series/TheFlash2014'': [[Recap/TheFlash2014S3E2Paradox The second episode of Season 3]] of ''Series/TheFlash2014'' has the eponymous hero and his mentor Jay Garrick had have a heart-to-heart talk in 1998 during the second episode of Season 3 when the latter stopped the former from attempting yet another CosmicRetcon.


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* ''Series/OnBecomingAGodInCentralFlorida'': Premiered in 2019, story begins in 1992.


See Also: TheEdwardianEra, TheRoaringTwenties, TheGreatDepression, TheForties, TheFifties, TheSixties, TheSeventies, TheEighties, TurnOfTheMillennium and TheNewTens.

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See Also: TheEdwardianEra, TheRoaringTwenties, TheGreatDepression, TheForties, TheFifties, TheSixties, TheSeventies, TheEighties, TurnOfTheMillennium TurnOfTheMillennium, TheNewTens, and TheNewTens.
TheNewTwenties.

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* Wrestling/TripleCrownChampion: A lot of wrestlers achieved this feat in the decade.
** For the WWF/E, Bret Hart became the first wrestler to achieve this feat in 1992. He is then followed by Diesel (1994), Shawn Michaels (1996), Steve Austin (1998) and The Rock (1999).
** For WCW, Ric Flair became the first wrestler to achieve this feat in January 1991. He is then followed by Lex Luger (also in 1991, July to be precise), Sting (1992), DDP, Goldberg and Bret Hart (all in 1999).

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* Wrestling/BruceTharpe: Wrestled breifly in the early '90s.

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* ''Film/ABeautifulDayInTheNeighborhood'': Made in 2019, set in 1998.

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* ''Fanfic/TheRodSquad''

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* ''VideoGame/Skyland1976'' is set on October 15th, 1991.


* Large parts of ''Literature/SongOfSusannah'', and ''Literature/TheDarkTower'', the last two books of Creator/StephenKing's ''Franchise/TheDarkTower'' series, both released in 2004, are set in 1999.

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* Large parts of ''Literature/SongOfSusannah'', and ''Literature/TheDarkTower'', ''Literature/{{The Dark Tower|2004}'', the last two books of Creator/StephenKing's ''Franchise/TheDarkTower'' ''Literature/TheDarkTower'' series, both released in 2004, are set in 1999.


* ''Series/{{Charmed 1998}}'': A [[Recap/CharmedS3E17PreWitched Season 3 episode]] (aired in 2001) had flashbacks to events six months prior to the series premiere.
* ''Series/{{Daredevil 2015}}'': The first season flashbacks to the eponymous protagonist's childhood and SuperHeroOrigin that happened somewhere during the middle or latter part of the decade.

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* ''Series/{{Charmed 1998}}'': A [[Recap/CharmedS3E17PreWitched A Season 3 episode]] (aired in 2001) had flashbacks of ''Series/{{Charmed 1998}}'' a WholeEpisodeFlashback to events six months prior to the series premiere.
* ''Series/{{Daredevil 2015}}'': The first season had flashbacks to the eponymous protagonist's childhood and SuperHeroOrigin that happened somewhere during the middle or latter part of the decade.



* ''Series/TheGoldbergs'' spinoff, ''Schooled'' was aired in 2019, but set in the 1990s.

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* ''Series/TheGoldbergs'' spinoff, ''Schooled'' [[Recap/RiverdaleS3E04Chapter39TheMidnightClub A Season 3 episode]] of ''Series/{{Riverdale}}'' is a WholeEpisodeFlashback to the high school days of the characters' parents.
* ''Series/{{Schooled}}''
was aired in 2019, but set in the 1990s.


** {{Oireland}}, in response to the cooldown after the UsefulNotes/TheTroubles, and owing to [[UsefulNotes/TheCelticTiger the economic boom]], and a blossoming Celtic revival, became the center of cultural attention starting in the second half of the decade. Music acts of a myriad of genres were everywhere such as Music/SineadOConnor, Music/TheCranberries, Music/BWitched, Music/TheCorrs, Music/{{Westlife}}, and Music/{{Boyzone}}.
** In the later part of the decade, Chinoiserie became a hot topic following Hong Kong's handover in 1997 and with the premiere of Disney's ''Disney/{{Mulan}} in 1998 with and odangos, mini-qipaos, dragon motifs and (embarrasingly inaccurate) Chinese characters becoming fashionable.

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** {{Oireland}}, in response to the cooldown after the UsefulNotes/TheTroubles, and owing to [[UsefulNotes/TheCelticTiger the economic boom]], and a blossoming Celtic revival, became the center of cultural attention starting in the second half of the decade. Music acts of a myriad of genres were everywhere such as Music/SineadOConnor, Music/TheCranberries, Music/BWitched, B*Witched, Music/TheCorrs, Music/{{Westlife}}, and Music/{{Boyzone}}.
Boyzone.
** In the later part of the decade, Chinoiserie became a hot topic following Hong Kong's handover in 1997 and with the premiere of Disney's ''Disney/{{Mulan}} ''Disney/{{Mulan}}'' in 1998 with and odangos, mini-qipaos, dragon motifs and (embarrasingly inaccurate) Chinese characters becoming fashionable.

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** With the growing popularity of the Grunge scene, a brewing coffee culture, and a rising video game industry, Seattle becomes the forefront of pop culture starting throughout the decade.
** {{Oireland}}, in response to the cooldown after the UsefulNotes/TheTroubles, and owing to [[UsefulNotes/TheCelticTiger the economic boom]], and a blossoming Celtic revival, became the center of cultural attention starting in the second half of the decade. Music acts of a myriad of genres were everywhere such as Music/SineadOConnor, Music/TheCranberries, Music/BWitched, Music/TheCorrs, Music/{{Westlife}}, and Music/{{Boyzone}}.
** In the later part of the decade, Chinoiserie became a hot topic following Hong Kong's handover in 1997 and with the premiere of Disney's ''Disney/{{Mulan}} in 1998 with and odangos, mini-qipaos, dragon motifs and (embarrasingly inaccurate) Chinese characters becoming fashionable.


Because most media is TwoDecadesBehind, Fictionland is currently set in TheNineties at the time of this writing. Expect for Fictionland to continue to be set in TheNineties until sometime after 2020, when it will be replaced by TurnOfTheMillennium.

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Because most media is TwoDecadesBehind, Fictionland is currently set in TheNineties this decade at the time of this writing. Expect for Fictionland to continue to be set in TheNineties the nineties until sometime after 2020, when it will be replaced by TurnOfTheMillennium.


* ''Film/TerminatorDarkFate'': The 2019 film's controversial prologue is set in 1998.



* ''Film/VoxLux'': The 2018 film's prologue is set in 1999.



* ''Series/AmericanCrimeStory:''
** ''Series/ThePeopleVOJSimpson''
** ''Series/TheAssassinationOfGianniVersace''



* ''Series/AnswerMeNineteenNinetySeven'': Made and set in 2012, half of the story takes place [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin in 1997]].



* ''Series/AmericanCrimeStory:''
** ''Series/ThePeopleVOJSimpson''
** ''Series/TheAssassinationOfGianniVersace''
* ''Series/AnswerMeNineteenNinetySeven'': Made and set in 2012, half of the story takes place [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin in 1997]].



* ''Series/{{Pose}}''
* Several opening flashbacks in episodes of ''Series/{{Psych}}'', starting in Season 5 (2010).


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* ''Series/{{Pose}}'': Season 2 takes place in 1990.


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* Several opening flashbacks in episodes of ''Series/{{Psych}}'', starting in Season 5 (2010).

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