For many years, in many different ways, Miley Cyrus made it clear that she was no longer Hannah Montana.
She posed sort of provocatively. She dropped all kinds of comments. She released more adult music.
But it wasn't until the 2013 Video Music Awards that fans fully saw the true nature of this new Miley, as she took to the stage alongside Robin Thicke... and made sure no one ever looked at a foam finger in the same way again.
In honor of Flashback Friday and of the 2014 Video Music Awards airing this Sunday on MTV, we're taking a look back at the Miley Cyrus performance that changed everything and we're asking: