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.
19:43 'American Horror Story' Has Officially Been Renewed For Seasons 8 And 918
18:10 New England Patriots WR Chris Hogan ready for Pittsburgh Steelers13
23:31 Watch Aaron Rodgers put on a first-half clinic vs. the Cowboys12
15:28 Animal activists finally have something to applaud at Ringling Bros. circus: its closure19