Thursday's may seem like any other day for most of us, but in the social media realm they take on a whole new meaning. Embracing the world of nostalgia and reminiscing on old memories, the public decided to use Thursday's as a day to show the world snippets of their past. Henceforth, the world of Throwback Thursday was born!
So how does TBT work exactly? It's simple really -- people choose their favorite old 'throwback' photo, post it on social media with a sweet (and often sentimental) caption, then for the final touch, add #TBT or #ThrowbackThursday.
Check out some of the best throwback photos from today!
#TBT to the day I met the #SpiceGirls in 1996. We had both just released our first singles (WannaBe/ I Want You Back) ...
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After almost a decade of being missing, my parents finally found my childhood album. So #tbt you better hold on to your panties because the coming weeks are going to be epic. #baby #whatsthatsmellface
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