A Friendly Reminder Of How The 'Gossip Girl' Stars Looked At The 2007 Premiere

In September 2007, George W. Bush was president, everyone still had Razr phones andBlake Livelywas only known as the cute soccer player from “The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants.”

Then S came back to New York and everything changed.

Blair Waldorf (aka Leighton Meester) made headbands cool again while Dan Humphrey (Penn Badgley) became the unlikeliest high schooler to score a poem in The New Yorker. The CW’s “Gossip Girl” painted, however ridiculous, a portrait of privileged Manhattan teens that fans ate up.

Let’s check in on how our favorite subjects of the ever-watchful, titular Gossip Girl are doing now, a decade after the show premiered — plus, what they looked like at the show’s premiere.

Well, first, let’s speculate as to why Ed Westwick (Chuck Bass) kept making this one face ...

Ed, WYD?? Moving on ... 

Blake Lively, 2007

Blake Lively, 2017

Leighton Meester

Leighton Meester, 2017

Penn Badgley, 2007

Penn Badgley, 2017

Pictured with Domino Kirke.

Ed Westwick, 2007

Ed Westwick, 2017

An important scarf.

Chace Crawford, 2007

Chace Crawford, 2017

Pictured with Kelly Rowland during the Hand in Hand telethon.

Taylor Momsen, 2007

Taylor Momsen, 2017

Jessica Szohr, 2007

Jessica Szohr, 2017

Kelly Rutherford, 2007

Kelly Rutherford, 2017

Connor Paolo, 2007

Connor Paolo, 2015

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This article originally appeared on HuffPost.