Back In My Day...

I love taking advantage of my advancing age and playing wizened curmudgeon to the whippersnappers on our staff. Today we've got an extra hour+ of coverage of President Obama's speech at the U.N., so I'll keep it short. Streeter Seidell at Wired submits, for your perusal, "10 Best Things We'll Say to Our Grandkids." Awesome. A sampling...

1. Back in my day, we only needed 140 characters.

5. We all had one, but nobody actually used it. Come to think of it, I bet my LinkedIn profile is still out there on the Web somewhere.

And perhaps my favorite...

8. You used to keep files right on your computer, and you had to go back to that same computer to access them!

Ah, back in the day!



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