N'Sync and the Backstreet Boys Might Be Performing on the Same Stage Tonight

Our inner middle schoolers are losing their minds.
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Update, 2/16: Alas, my boy band dreams did not come true last night—though Justin Timberlake did collab with Jimmy Fallon on the best show opener ever. Sigh. Maybe SNL 50?

Original post, 2/15: Gird your loins and sit your ass down, because I've got some MAJOR news for you.

Tonight, on the 40th anniversary of Saturday Night Live, America's favorite boy band (okay, fine, maybe they're MY favorite boy band, but I'm basically America, so it counts) (???) is most likely making an appearance. Your eyes did not deceive you: Justin Timberlake, JC Chasez, Chris Kirkpatrick, Joey Fatone, and the Lance Bass are reportedly taking the stage to celebrate the sketch comedy show's anniversary. 

The band's official account tweeted:

And Justin Timberlake has been Instagraming from SNL all week:


Meanwhile, Us Weekly is reporting that the Backstreet Boys will also be there. Did you just scream and faint? Because I just screamed and fainted AND cried. Lord help us all.

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