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Have Mercy: The Full House Gang, Then and Now


Happy birthday, Bob Saget!

The actor, best known for playing Full House patriarch Danny Tanner, turns 58 on Saturday. Because we’re committed to bringing you the finest nostalgia Photoshop can make possible, PEOPLE proudly presents: The Full House gang with their younger selves.

They’re everywhere you look.

All illustrations by Linzi Silverman and Tiffany Hagler-Geard for

Bob Saget

Bob Saget in 2014 and 1990
In a weird universe where every TV and film character coexist, we love the idea of Bob Saget from Full House and Bob Saget from Half Baked crossing paths. Maybe in rehab.

Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen

Mary Kate amp Ashley Olsen in 1992 and 2013
Oh, the adventures the Olsen twins have had between then and now. Paris, Brazil, Rome … Transylvania.

Candace Cameron Bure

Candace Cameron Bure, 2013 and 1989
Cameron Bure told PEOPLE her favorite of Uncle Jesse’s catchphrases was “Have mercy,” which is how we got the title for this piece.

Jodie Sweetin

Jodie Sweetin in 1991 and 2012
Hopefully, Sweetin’s okay with this. We’d hate to have her call us rude.

Andrea Barber

Andrea Barber in 1991 and 2013
In the spirit of Girl Meets World, we would totally watch a Full House spin-off that catches up with Kimmy Gibbler.

Lori Loughlin

Lori Loughlin, 1985 and 2014
Oh, Lori Loughlin. Look at that smile. That smile destroyed millions of ’90s boys.

John Stamos

John Stamos in 2014 and 1986
Rippers reunion tour! The people demand it.

Dave Coulier

Dave Coulier in 2014 and 1987
“You oughta know … you might one day inspire a hit song.”

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