Remember when it was cool to sit at home with your family, make a pizza and watch Nickelodeon's SNICK on a Friday night? I don't either, but that doesn't mean that wasn't the way I spent my weekend nights when I was a kid. The Friday night block of programming had all of my favorite shows, including Clarissa Explains It All and Are You Afraid of the Dark? Everybody was doing it in the '90s; were you?
In the past few years, I've come to the realization that I watched way too much cartoons as a kid. Like way too much. If somebody mentions a show that was on Nickelodeon or Saturday morning or Disney Channel at an indiscriminate point in the '90's, I can not only recall the show, but also on which strange Canadian sci-fi series the lead voices currently star. I wish I could do something useful. Still, since my brain managed to ward off most of its '90's rotting and I work--as all things--a writer, let's discuss some of the best cartoons from the '90s: