By Maria Yagoda
Updated February 09, 2016 03:00 PM

In honor of Emma Roberts’ 25th birthday today, let’s all take a moment to honor the five things that made Nickelodeon’s Unfabulous one of the greatest – and most under-appreciated – shows of our generation.


We would totally jam to this if it came on at the clubs. Speaking of which: Why does it never come on at the clubs?

2. Roberts’ shirt-layering game …

… was flawless.

3. She told it to us straight.

4. Jordan Calloway … is our boyfriend … and will be forever …

5. Everything we learned about high school/social dynamics/life in general, we learned from this show.

Basically, we’re just super proud of Roberts’ journey, as best exemplified by the following Instagram:

Oh wait, and this one. We can’t resist this one.