Boy Meets World! It’s everyone’s favorite America’s favorite family favorite Cory and Topanga show (with Eric and Shawn), where they all go to college and have Halloween and become werewolves, and travel through time, and get snowed in (and sometimes there’s pregnancy scares, but that’s mostly in the college episodes). Remember Boy Meets World? It came on back during the ’90s, as one of ABC’s flagship shows, and running for seven years took its characters from middle to high to college school. The show had some weird twists and turns, despite ostensibly being a regular show about a normal kid making his way through life, turning into a teenager and an adult. Eventually, however, it ended where we all knew it would, with everyone happy. (And then…

Of course, behind the scenes, things weren’t much different. If you’re prepared for scandal, don’t be. If you’re ready to be shocked by tales of horror and drugs, this is not the show for you. Here’s some surprising facts about Boy Meets World and the cast and crew that created one of the best ’90s hits for you.

Wedding Poll

Boy Meets world what does Boy Meets World have in common with Batman? Just like with Robin's death, there was a poll to decide if Cory and Topanga should get hitched or not. Wedding bells won. CRACKED.COM

Topanga

Boy Meets world Daniel Fishel didn't know how popular she was with the boys. As Topanga went from kooky weirdo to sexy, popular girl, Fishel didn't realize how many dudes have crushes on her. Had. Had crushes on her. CRACKED.COM

Source: Parade

Topanga Canyon

Boy Meets world Topanga is named after a canyon. The Topanga Canyon, in the San Fernando Valley area, was a hippie hangout in the '60s. CRACKED.COM

Source: People

Savage Love

Boy Meets world That was Ben savage's first kiss. Savage's first kiss was live in front of a studio audience, with Topanga's Danielle Fishel. I could have done a lot worse, he has said. CRACKED.COM

Source: Collider

Other Eric

Boy Meets world There was almost a different Eric. Will Friedle (Eric) missed his audition, and the pilot was shot with a different actor. But he was too small, and they needed to recast. CRACKED.COM

Source: People

Homework Squad

Boy Meets world The kids pretty much went to school on set. RECYCLE All of the child actors did their school work together on set. It always ended up being more like a regular school classroom, Danielle Fishel has said. CRACKED.COM

Source: Parade

Feeny and Bolander

Boy Meets world Mr. Feeny and Dean Bolander are married for real. William Daniels and Bonnie Bartlett got married long before their characters did - decades, in fact. CRACKED.COM

Source: Forbes

VHS Wrap-Up

Boy Meets world There's a where Are They NOW tape you'll never see. For the show wrap-up party, they shot a VHS video where all the cast played their characters years later. We never wanted to release it because it's totally inappropriate, Rider Strong has said. CRACKED.COM

Source: Us Magazine

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