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I don’t know anybody who’s happy.

That’s not to say I hang around with depressed, angry people; not exclusively anyway. The disaffected posers that defined the early years of Generation X have become the middle-management, mulch- laying, uptight suburb dwellers of today. 195 more words

Back in the 90s

I fell smitten with every young man who remotely resembled and behaved like the mysterious Jordan Catalano and crushed from afar in Angela fashion. My so-called life was my guilty pleasure, but it did not end there in my small Kansas town. 474 more words


It's The Easter Beagle, Charlie Brown!

Here are some choice clips from the 1974 classic animated special.

Peppermint Patty and Marcie


Easter Beagle indeed…


GenXer’s Rant for Independence

I am part of Generation X. My parents were born in 1946, the quintessential Baby Boomers. All my life I have heard about the Greatest Generation and the Baby Boomers and all they accomplished. 849 more words


Generation selfish?

Not too long ago, I had posted about the selfie and how I believe it is the gateway to narcissism. Since then, people’s “selfie-game”, as one might put it, seems to be on point. 529 more words

Millenial Teachers

We recently interviewed a young lady named Milly for a teaching position and someone joked that she looks like she could be “one of Mr. Peña’s daughters.” The sad thing is that the person was right; I’ve hit the age that these younger educators are looking more like high school-aged kids than college graduates to me. 681 more words


The Generation Away

“Let’s take all the pictures we can take and let’s make all the memories we can make, for the generation away.”

–Lady Antebellum

Consider the following list of activities for my nieces and nephews: 635 more words