Originally circulated on USENET and BBSes in the late 1990s. Author Unknown.
Can you relate? I am a child of the 70’s and 80’s. That is what I prefer to be called. The 90’s can do without me. Grunge isn’t here to stay, fashion is fickle and “Generation X” is a myth created by some over-40 writer trying to figure out why people wear flannel in the summer.
When I got home from school, I played Atari. I spent hours playing Pitfall or Combat or Breakout or Frogger. I never did beat Asteroids. Continue reading “I Am a Child of the 80s”