What generation are you a part of?

Discussion in 'Off The Beaten Track' started by Philly2034, Jul 14, 2013.

What generation are you a part of?

  1. G.I. Generation (born 1901-1924)

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  2. Silent Generation (born 1925-1942)

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  3. Boom Generation (born 1943-1960)

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    23.3%
  4. Generation X (born 1961-1981)

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    44.6%
  5. Millennial Generation (born 1982-2004)

    59 vote(s)
    30.6%
  6. Homeland Generation (born 2005-present)

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  1. Philly2034

    Philly2034 Banned Member

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    Just curious.
     
  2. berthesghost

    berthesghost Well-Known Member

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    I'm cusp born. Depending on who's list you read, I'm either last of the baby boomers or first of gen x.
     
  3. falling_dance

    falling_dance D. Murakami's Newest Fan

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    The New Generation.

    I've always known that 1981 people were right on the cusp, but I'm used to the cutoff year for Gen X being 1980.
     
  4. orientalplane

    orientalplane Mad for mangelwurzels

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    :huh: Shouldn't this be in OTBT?
     
  5. escaflowne9282

    escaflowne9282 Well-Known Member

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    Im cusp I guess, between Gen X and Millenial
     
  6. essence_of_soy

    essence_of_soy Well-Known Member

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    None of the above.
    A lady never tells her age and a gentleman never asks.
     
  7. PeterG

    PeterG Hanyuflated

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    Was Sonja Henie as good live as we've been told?
     
  8. duane

    duane New Member

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    In the US, Baby Boomers are those born between 1946 - 1964.
     
  9. AndyWarhol

    AndyWarhol Well-Known Member

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    I've never heard of the millennial generations, I've only heard it referred to a Gen Y.
     
  10. RickInSanJose

    RickInSanJose Active Member

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    She was indeed. And I was tempted to ask her out -- but she was much too young for me.
     
  11. essence_of_soy

    essence_of_soy Well-Known Member

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    Henie was overrated. Jackson Haines was better.
     
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  12. falling_dance

    falling_dance D. Murakami's Newest Fan

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    Grant and Walker could skate circles around either one.
     
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  13. essence_of_soy

    essence_of_soy Well-Known Member

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  14. falling_dance

    falling_dance D. Murakami's Newest Fan

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  15. Lanie

    Lanie Well-Known Member

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    Millennial.
     
  16. blue_idealist

    blue_idealist Well-Known Member

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    Millennial.
     
  17. berthesghost

    berthesghost Well-Known Member

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    You hear it a lot here, as the US media is currently obsessed with millennials. Today there was a great piece throwing baby boomers under the bus for all bad things millennial. Apparently, we're suppose to believe that all millennials are Vita Pierce and if you want to know why Vita is such a horrid human being, the answer is it's all Mildred's fault. After all, you made me the way I am mother, you made me like this! :lol:
     
  18. DannyCurry

    DannyCurry Active Member

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    Another millenial here, but isn't this part of the forum about the skating trash can?
     
  19. Simone411

    Simone411 Just Flip-Flopping Around

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  20. kwanatic

    kwanatic Well-Known Member

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    Millenial!
     
  21. Really

    Really No longer just a "well-known member" Yay!

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    Boomer...but I'm another who was under the impression that the baby boom lasted until the mid-60s.
     
  22. IceJunkie

    IceJunkie Well-Known Member

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    Millennial. 1989.
     
  23. Susan1

    Susan1 Active Member

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    Close to the end of the baby boomers. It makes me feel old to think I am in the same "generation" as someone born in the 1940's!!!!
     
  24. manhn

    manhn Well-Known Member

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    X-er.

    These generations seem so broad. What is a current 31 year old supposed to have in common with a current 8 year old?
     
  25. Mrs. P

    Mrs. P Active Member

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    I sympathize. I selected millennial (b. 1982), but I definitely have some Gen X tendencies. And I do feel I have little in common with those later millennial. Technically my twin nieces (b.2003) and I are both in the same generation, but obviously we don't have that much in common.
     
  26. myhoneyhoney

    myhoneyhoney Well-Known Member

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    I'm an X, I think, although some has me as a Y. I'll place myself as another Xy
     
  27. Vagabond

    Vagabond Well-Known Member

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    For what it's worth, Quantcast has the following estimates of age-groups for visitors to this site from the U.S.:


    < 18 7%

    18-24 5%

    25-34 33%

    35-44 12%

    45-54 18%

    55-64 20%

    65+ 4%

    https://www.quantcast.com/fsuniverse.net#!demo&anchor=age-gender-container

    I wonder whether there would be significant difference between the figures for the U.S. and those for the rest of the world.
     
  28. ballettmaus

    ballettmaus Well-Known Member

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    I don't really understand the concept of how someone who could be my child age-wise and I can be the same generation. That's weird and doesn't make much sense. ...
     
  29. ChelleC

    ChelleC Well-Known Member

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    Gen-x
     
  30. DAngel

    DAngel Active Member

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    That's my first thought...

    How could they be in the same generation? Who decides these generations? :confused: