the threat of Y2K to the terror that was 9/11,
the fear of tsunamis
and the shame of Katrina, global
warming and Britney's
meltdown, through the Bush
Years, Iraq and international economic collapse, to the election
of the first
black president of the United States .... it's was quite
Meanwhile, popular culture kept us all entertained with age-old and modern technical wizardry throughout the decade in the Harry Potter film series, the movie adaptation of Lord of the Rings, and the reemergence of 3D in the blockbuster Avatar.
On the music scene, rapper Eminem was the largest selling artist as music downloads emerged as the venue of choice for fans wordlwide.
the Web, follow the online trail that reveals the first 10 years
of the First Decade as told in historical retrospectives together
with news and opinion that attempt to answer the age-old question ....
More about the 2000 decade around the Web:
- Wikipedia - The grand sweep, with related resources
to more on the decade in fashion, movies, the Internet, television,
politics, wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, and more.
00's: A Decade from Hell - A cheery outlook from a TIME Magazine feature with
an overview of 9/11, crooked CEOs, economic collapse, and more
with video and photo essays.
the 00s.com - 2000s - Join the fray on this busy community
message board featuring opinion and trash talk about gas prices,
the economy, fashion, music, TV, movies and pop culture.