Step back in time to 2005 and immerse yourself in the world of cable TV. Remember those days when you had to push the round button on your dinosaur-sized square TV? In this article, we’ve curated a list of the top ten trashiest throwback shows that will transport you to an era filled with cringe, trashy moments, and hilarious entertainment. Get ready for a binge-watching experience you won’t forget!
Ashton Kutscher’s celebrity prank show aired in 2003-2015, bringing celebs into cringy yet hilariously uncomfortable situations with undercover actors and hidden cameras.Experience the cringy yet hilariously uncomfortable situations created by Ashton Kutcher’s celebrity prank show. With undercover actors and hidden cameras, celebrities were caught off guard in the most outrageous pranks.
My Super Sweet 16 (2005-2011)
Enter the dramatic world of spoiled brats in the OG hit TV show, “My Super Sweet 16.” Witness the mind-boggling extravagance as teenagers control their parents, demanding luxury cars and insanely expensive sweet sixteen parties.
Jersey Shore (2009-2012)
If you haven’t heard of Snooki and the gang, it’s time to come out from under your rock. “Jersey Shore” follows a group of twenty-something, overly spray-tanned, hair-gelled kids from Jersey, getting wasted at the shore.
MTV Cribs (2000-2009)
Indulge in the voyeuristic pleasure of peeking into the XXL super-sized dream houses of celebrities like 50 Cent. From lavish mansions to the contents of their fridges, this show offers a glimpse into the lifestyles of the rich and famous.
Date My Mother (2004-2009)
Prepare for the wild and weird world of MTV dating shows. In “Date My Mom,” a guy gets to know three different moms and chooses one to take on a date. It’s an unconventional dating show that guarantees surprises.
Thick skin is a prerequisite for this dating show. Imagine being yelled “next” just seconds after stepping off the bus. Contestants go on timed dates, and if the chosen person isn’t interested, they yell “next” and move on. It’s a hilarious show for those who are ready to laugh.
16 and Pregnant (2009-2015)
Discover the original show that paved the way for “Teen Mom.” “16 and Pregnant” showcases the challenges faced by young girls as they navigate the journey of motherhood at a tender age.
Girl Code (2013-2015)
While relatively more recent than other shows on this list, “Girl Code” is a must-watch for its entertainment, information, and relatability. Various personalities and comedians discuss topics related to the female sex, offering advice (both good and crappy) on everything from one-night stands to waxing and more.
Pimp My Ride (2004-2009)
Witness the ultimate car transformation on “Pimp My Ride.” From busted to boujee, this show takes your ordinary ride and turns it into a customized masterpiece. Mechanics and customizers work their magic, adding cool extras like flatscreen TVs, hot tubs, fryers, bars, and even CT scan machines.
Prepare for outrageous stunts and daredevil antics in the infamous show, “Jackass.” Join co-hosts Johnny Knoxville, Bam Margera, and Chris Pontius as they fearlessly perform jaw-dropping acts that you’d never dare to try at home.