The Notebook Turns 10: Why Ryan Gosling Still Makes Us Swoon

It still isn't over, indeed! As we mark the rom-com's anniversary, we're celebrating with 10 hot shots of our favorite father-to-be

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While Ryan Gosling and Eva Mendes are celebrating the news that they're expecting, we're also celebrating the anniversary of our love affair with the actor, which began when The Notebook hit theaters 10 years ago on June 25, 2004. Starring opposite Rachel McAdams, he cemented his heartthrob status and reminded us why rainy days aren't so bad, after all. Oh, Ryan, you said it best: "It wasn't over. It still isn't over." Also, if you're a bird, we are all birds.