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What '90s pop culture item should be rebooted next? (CNET's Open_Tab Ep. 9)

With the recent resurgence of mega 1990's icons -- TMNT, Power Rangers -- the Open_Tab crew have to ask: are these highlights or lowlights? And what else should return?

The '90s cartoons that were huge parts of many peoples' childhood are being recreated today for modern audiences. But are all the right ones coming back?

So far, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Power Rangers and perhaps even the "Suicide Squad" movie are examples of Hollywood reimagining characters and franchises loved in the past for a new generation.

Or, in the case of the soda named Surge, just outright bringing back something loved from the past in order have it ready for a now-adult audience that missed growing up on the sugary treat as a kid.

The Power Rangers helmets and coins on show at San Diego Comic-Con recently.


But is this a sign that companies have run out of ways to make truly new ideas? Or are there properties that are getting missed out on that deserve the reboot treatment? Let us know what you think in the comments below.

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