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MTV's Trl reboot: music videos are gone but somehow it's the same old song

The much-heralded return of Total Request Live, a cultural touchstone of the late 90s and early 00s, is a curiously dated disappointment

If I remember anything from MTV’s original Total Request Live, which was cancelled in 2008, it’s the revolving door of hosts – Carson Daly, Vanessa Minnillo, Quddus, Damien Fahey – and the excitement of racing home from school to catch the beginning of the music video countdown.

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