15 Crucial Steps to Becoming a Diehard Pretty Little Liars Fan
It may be hard to believe, but not everyone is a Pretty Little Liars fan. If you’re not, you’ve probably watched the rest of us experiencing actual meltdowns online, and wondering what the fuss is all about. You’ve probably also read enough articles about the
ABC Family Freeform show and its record-breaking social media events, to understand its impact on pop culture. It’s safe to say you’ve been tempted to press ‘play’ on Season 1, Episode 1 many times, but hesitated because six, going on seven, seasons is a solid commitment — because once you start this hit series, you must finish it.
That being said, PLL should come with an addiction warning label because the instant the girls read, “I’m still here, bitches, and I know everything” in unison at the end of the pilot, you’ll be under their thrall. At first, you’ll savor each moment and move along at a reasonable pace, but the deeper you get, the more your obsession for all things PLL will grow and you’ll find yourself ripping through episode after episode. You’ll cry over breakup, swoon over every kiss, analyze each intricate scene and flawless outfit for clues, and wonder where the heck all the parents are. (Spoiler alert: It’s no longer the basement.) And just when you think that’s as intense as it will ever get, you’ll find yourself slipping on a black hoodie and aligning with the #PLLArmy, thus becoming a life-long member of the greatest fandom ever.
On that note, ever wondered how PLL fans got so hardcore? Here are 15 steps to become a diehard Pretty Little Liars fan: