When the show premiered in 2002, we got to know Ryan Seacrest, and of course very briefly Brian Dunkleman. Randy Jackson became our dawg, and Paula Abdul made us feel like things were going to be okay every time Simon Cowell was on one and scared the bleep out of us.
In case you want to reminisce with us but missed the finale that lasted more than two hours, we've got the highlights from the show below.
22:23 Texan Live's high school football coverage of Cy Ranch-Jersey Village10
16:48 Alaska, Courtney Act and Willam donate Houston show proceeds to Hurricane Harvey relief efforts14
22:28 Emilia Clarke doffs her wig, dyes her hair blonde for 'Game of Thrones'52
19:01 Mariah Carey Sued For Stiffing Christmas Choir Singers77