19 Tweets That Will Remind You What Life Was Like Before YouTube Existed

"#BeforeYouTube you watched your own cat."

Do you remember what your life was like before you could spend time browsing videos on YouTube?

Chris Hardwick, host of the Comedy Central game show @Midnight, asked his contestants to come up with clever answers about life #BeforeYouTube during a game of "Hashtag Wars." If you've never seen the game played before, three panelists buzz in with a response to a hashtag during the course of 60 seconds. 

At-home viewers are encouraged to use the hashtag and tweet their own responses. These responses could be featured on the show during the next episode. 

It wasn't long before #BeforeYouTube started trending on Twitter and people shared their own experiences about life before the video-sharing website. 

Here's what they had to say:

What was your life like before YouTube? Let us know in the comments.


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