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Hey Gen Xer's! When Did We Hit Middle Age?

Earlier this week, I was standing at the counter of Panera making small talk with the lady behind the register.  The place was pretty empty, so she wasn’t in a rush to take my order.   557 more words

Writing

Changes

My father the other day explained to me about changes. He told me all sorts of things about it as part of life and how people sometimes can’t accept them. 282 more words

Article

No Way Jose

Everybody needs to stop making these movies about Gen Xer creative types who can’t get their shit together. Either that, or I just need to stop watching them, because I’m starting to take it personally. 67 more words

Movie Reviews

You Wanna Day at the Water Park, You Say? Well, It's Going to Cost Ya!

Who remembers the days of going to the pool, waterpark, lake, or beach and all you needed was a towel, your sunscreen, and a good book?  681 more words

Dreaming Of Mommyhood - General

Star Wars: The Han Solo of Wilco Albums?

The advantage of surprise can overcome a multitude of sins; poor planning, mediocre workmanship, sloppy execution, they can all be forgiven when one is presented with a gift of unexpectedness. 1,419 more words

Music

Generation X, Masters of Adapting

In our home, we have a Baby Boomer, Generation X, and three Gen Z’s, depending on which literature you read. It gets a little hazy. 462 more words

Smart And Connected

Rockin' with Def Leppard and Flashbacks from the 1980s

(Photos by A Curious Introvert Except for Album Artwork)

On a scorching hot night at DTE Music Theater one of my favorite heavy metal/hard rock bands from the 1980s, Def Leppard (Lead Singer Joe Elliott, Drummer Rick Allen, Guitarists Phil Collen and Vivian Campbell and Bass Guitarist Rick Savage), rocked to a sold-out crowd of mostly Generation X fans and also plenty of fans from the baby boomer and millennial generations.   483 more words

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