Tuesday, August 20, 2019

#20YearsAgoOnAOLcom: Aug. 20, 1999 -- Go Out and Play; Katie Holmes' New Movie

August 20, 1999: To kick off the weekend, we went with a generic outdoor fun promo--links for weather, local events, and maps & directions, using a beach pyramid stock photo:
For the PM update, we went with the Katie Holmes movie (that we also didn't even bother to name), Teaching Mrs. Tingle, which was mostly notable for being originally named Killing Mrs. Tingle and renamed in the wake of Columbine:
[Series note: In the late 1990s, I programmed the content for the AOL.com home page, which relaunched with a new design on July 14, 1998. I printed screencaps and saved them. 20 years later, I'm scanning them in and posting them with a little commentary under the tag #20YearsAgoOnAOLcom.]

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