It’s Wednesday, which means two things:
1. Some of you are probably wearing pink.
2. If you know why you’re wearing pink, you also know that it’s the 10th anniversary of Mean Girls.
Back on April 30, 2004, the world was introduced to Cady Heron (Lindsay Lohan), mean girl Regina George (Rachel McAdams), and Regina’s lemmings, The Plastics (Amanda Seyfried and Lacey Chabert).
After spending 12 years being home-schooled in Africa by her earthy parents, nice girl Cady is entering public school for the first time. Throughout the film are a few flashes of her old life mingling with her new life, when teenagers prove to be not much different than wild animals in their natural habitat. Cady starts out true to herself, making friends with a few fellow outcasts (goth girl Janice Ian and her “too gay to function” best friend, Damien), and even joins the Mathletes. But much like an animal brought in from the wild, Cady adapts to her surroundings and changes to blend in with her peers.
Cady becomes a mean girl….
Read the rest, including 5 things you don’t know about Mean Girls: 10 years of wearing pink on Wednesdays | The Press Democrat.
And if you’re a Mean Girls fan, leave your favorite quote in the comments! I leave you now with a clip from the movie:
P.S. This is my 100th post here!