Sunday, November 9, 2008

Sunday Funnies; Volume 37.

THE SPOILED UNDER-30 CROWD!!! > If you are 30 or older you will think this is hilarious!!!!> > > When I was a kid, adults used to bore me to tears> With their tedious diatribes about how hard things were.> When they were> growing up; what with walking Twenty-five miles to school> every morning > ... Uphill... barefoot. > BOTH ways > > Yadda, yadda, yadda> > And I remember promising myself that when I grew up,> There was no way in hell I was going to lay > A bunch of crap like that on kids about how hard I had it > And how easy they've got it! > But now that... I'm over the ripe old age of > Thirty, I can't help but look around and notice the> youth of today.> > You've got it so easy! I mean, compared to my> Childhood, you live in a damn Utopia! > And I hate to say it but you kids today you> Don't know how good you've got it!> > I mean, when I was a kid we didn't have The Internet.> If we wanted to know> something, We had to go to the damn library and> Look it up ourselves, in the card catalogue!! > There was no email!! We had to actually write> Somebody a letter, with a pen! > ...Then you had to walk all the way across the street and> put it in the> mailbox and it would take like a week to get there!> > There were no MP3's or Napsters! You wanted to > Steal music, you had to hitchhike to the damn record store> and shoplift it> yourself! > Or you had to wait around all day to tape it off the radio> and the DJ'd> usually talk over the beginning and @#*% it all up! > > We didn't have fancy crap like Call Waiting! If you> Were on the phone and somebody else called they got a busy> signal, that's> it!> > And we didn't have fancy Caller ID either! > When the phone rang, you had no idea who it was! It could> be your school,> Your mom, your boss, your Bookie, your drug dealer, a> collections agent, you> Just didn't know!!! You had to pick it up and take your> chances, mister! > > We didn't have any fancy Sony Playstation video> Games with high-resolution 3-D graphics! We had the Atari> 2600! With games > Like 'Space Invaders' and 'asteroids'. Your> guy was a little square! You > Actually had to use your Imagination!! And there were no> multiple levels or> Screens, it was just one screen> Forever!> > And you could never win. The game just kept getting> Harder and harder and> Faster and faster until you died! Just like LIFE! > > > You had to use a Little book called a TV Guide to find out> what was > On! You were screwed when it Came to channel surfing! You> had to get off> Your ass and walk over to the TV to change the Channel and> there was no> Cartoon Network either! You could only get cartoons> On Saturday Morning. Do you Hear what I'm saying!?! We> had to wait ALL WEEK> For cartoons, you spoiled> Little rat-bastards!> > And we didn't have microwaves, if we wanted to heat> Something up we had to use the stove ... Imagine that! > That's exactly what I'm talking about! You kids> Today have got it too easy. > You're spoiled. You guys wouldn't have lasted> Five minutes back in 1980!> > Regards,> The over 30 Crowd >

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

I agree. And we were not out of shape and overweight and didn't have the health problems kids have today. We were not rude and inconsiderate like the kids are today with the cell phones and texting all the time.
My how times have CHANGED!