* well, not ruined exactly.
If Friends hadn’t been so successful, Courtney Cox wouldn’t have become famous and I’d have continued in blissful ignorance, thinking that Bruce Springsteen had pulled an ordinary (but very pretty) young girl out of the audience for the dance of a lifetime.
It took weeks and a round of merciless teasing from schoolfriends before a chance remark made me realise that during the scene in the coffee shop, Annette passed a condom to John Travolta, not a sachet of sugar for his coffee.
Waaaay back in the 90s when Internet Explorer was the
browser of choice only option available to newbies, suddenly realising that you could have more than one window open at once was a joyful revelation.
Go on, ‘fess up, what took you longer than the average bear to realise?