In Which I Read and Furiously Nod My Head
Monday, May 04, 2009
When I didn't get something I wanted growing up (a part in a play, an A on a paper, the latest copy of Tiger Beat at the checkout...), the sympathy I got from my parents was a pat on the back, and the reminder that "no one said life was fair."

As one of the last generation of children born to baby boomer parents, my total agreement with Kelley's view only serve as a metaphorical fist in the air, while yelling "get off my lawn, you good for nothing kids!" GOD, I'm getting old.

(click image to enlarge and read, scanned from 4/27 Newsweek)

No offense to my millenial readers, of course. I'm just keeping it real here.