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Seinfeld premiered on July 5, 1989: What the world looked like then

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What’s the deal with July 5, 1989? Well, it’s the day NBC debuted a little show called Seinfeld. Now, nearly 26 years later, the hit show about nothing is headed to Hulu, where fans can stream episodes from the comfort of their own internet service provider. But what was the world like when Jerry, George, Elaine and Kramer first sat at Monk’s Cafe? Ahead the biggest stories on the day Seinfeld premiered.

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