Oof. It's been a full two decades since Justin Timberlake, Britney Spears, Christina Aguilera, and Ryan Gosling made their inaugural appearances on Disney's the Mickey Mouse Club. The gang joined seasoned veterans Keri Russell and J.C. Chasez and a cast of other people who didn't end up becoming internationally famous.
In honor of the historic occasion, The Daily Beast's Kevin Fallon has trotted out a slew of old MMC clips to make you shudder and/or tear up with nostalgia.
Long live the '90s. [The Daily Beast]