It's time to give Mean Girls
the praise it deserves. Today is the movie's 10th anniversary, which shows that it carries a legacy that few films from its time do. It may not have won any Golden Globes or Oscars (it was, however, nominated for a Kids' Choice Award), but it is a darn-good movie with attitude, edge, and sharp dialogue.Mean Girls
is also one of the most quoted and most rewatched comedies. The movie's references are still completely relevant in today's pop-culture landscape — even The White House capitalized on its genius
. So, if cable airings of the flick don't suck you in every weekend, here are 10 reasons why Mean Girls
has the ultimate staying power — besides the public's love for saying "You go, Glen Coco!"