Who knew back in 2004 when Mean Girls first came out that over 10 years later we’d still be talking about it? The film has had quite the impact on pop culture, whether we want to admit it or not. It’s one of the most quotable movies and one of the sharpest high school satires ever. Because we’re such big fans of the movie, here are 10 things you didn’t know about Mean Girls.
10. The Movie Was Based on a Self-Help Book
The movie was based on the non-fiction parental self-help book, Queen Bees and Wannabes: Helping Your Daughter Survive Cliques, Gossip, Boyfriends, and Other Realities of Adolescence by Rosalind Wiseman.