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The phrase "OK, boomer" has gone global. It has become young generations' retort to ideas they consider outdated or off base. Neil Webb/Getty Images/Ikon Images hide caption

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#OkBoomer Vs. #OkMillennial: Workplace Nightmare, Or Just A Meme?

The popularity of #OkBoomer suggests there might be a yawning gap in attitudes between old and young. Those differences can sometimes play out in the workforce, which now spans five generations.

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Kathy Kleinfeld opened Houston Women's Reproductive Services, which offers medication abortions, because she saw a need for more flexible scheduling. Gabriel C. Pérez/KUT hide caption

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For Supporters Of Abortion Access, Troubling Trends In Texas

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Reitschule Do Make Say Think
Soul and Onward Do Make Say Think
Stitch Matt Lynott

Darlene Yazzie typically hauls water from a windmill 5 miles from her house for her sheep. Officials tell her it's unsafe for humans but OK for livestock. Laurel Morales/KJZZ hide caption

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Many Native Americans Can't Get Clean Water, Report Finds

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The Eagle and the Condor Dirtwire
Deep Playa Dirtwire
Dicker's Dream Gold Panda
No Reflection Gold Panda
Mad Solange & Lil Wayne
Don't Touch My Hair Solange, Sampha et. al.
Colors In Stereo Moonlit Sailor
Summer Solstice Moonlit Sailor

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#OkBoomer Vs. #OkMillennial: Workplace Nightmare, Or Just A Meme?

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Golden Hill Tristeza
Biege Finger Tristeza
Sun Will Set Zoe Keating
Walking on the Moon (feat. Bee Born & Grouch) The Human Experience
Traveling Blues (feat. Lights in the Sky & Mal Webb) The Human Experience
desire The End Of The Ocean
endure The End Of The Ocean
I Want to Break Free Queen

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