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LOL: Our Favorite Fashion People Reveal Their AIM Screen Names

Alan Eckstein, Timo Weiland

"Snoop2222, because I honestly just loved the rapper when I was young."


Contributing Digital Editor

Before Twitter, Instagram and all those other highly-addictive-yet-slightly-annoying internet toys, there was AIM. For many of us that grew up in the '90s, it was the main form of communication—especially before text messages. I spent countless hours talking (well, typing) about absolutely nothing with my friends, editing my profile (damn you, unseen HTML markup!) and coming up with the perfect away message.

Of course, the most important thing about AIM was your screen name. After all, that was the moniker that would appear on buddy lists across the world—it had to be perfect. Now, years later, what we once thought was perfect actually seems horrifyingly embarrassing. Click through to check out a few choice screen names from the fashion people we know and love.

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