If You've Experienced 23/30 of These Random Things, You're Definitely a Baby Boomer

LIFESTYLE

Brian Whitney

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About This Quiz

Let's just get this right out of the way off the bat. If you're a boomer, you aren't old, and we aren't saying you're old. What we are saying is, man, a lot of things have changed in your lifetime. If you come from the baby boomer generation, you remember black and white televisions, and no one even having cable, let alone Netflix. People got their news from a newspaper, not from the Internet. The thought of having a cell phone would have been unbelievable. You might even remember having a milkman. Okay, maybe you are a little old.

We've come up with a whole bunch of random questions about your life experiences that will let us know just how old you are, and what generation that you come from. If you're a baby boomer, that's cool, because we all know that is the coolest generation of all, unless you a Millennial or in Generation X that is - they might disagree a tad. If you used to dial a rotary phone, had drills at school in case a nuclear bomb hit, and spent most of your time playing outside instead of in front of a computer, you might just be a baby boomer.

Can you remember when there was no swearing on television?

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Did you have a black and white TV growing up?

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Did you ever not have a cell phone to use?

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Did you have an ice box?

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Have you ever used a skate key?

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Would you dress up to go out shopping?

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Do you remember the Apollo 13?

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Have you ever done an air raid drill?

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When was the last time you used Carbon paper?

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Were you a fan of Mr. Magoo?

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Do you remember when people could smoke cigarettes at work?

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Do you remember when calculators were a new invention?

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Have you ever seen a Burma Shave sign?

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Have you ever had a rotary phone?

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Were you around when JFK was shot?

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Did you get mail twice a day?

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Did you have an answering machine?

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Did you watch the show "Bonanza"?

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Did you used to use rabbit ears?

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Do you remember when being a woman doctor was unheard of?

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Did you used to watch "Wide World of Sports"?

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Did you used to go to drive in movies?

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Have you heard of a 5 1/2 day work week?

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Did you ever have a milkman?

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Were you are around during the Celtics dynasty?

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Do you remember pay phones?

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When was the last time you heard "Hello, this is the operator"?

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How cool was Mr. Green Jeans?

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Remember when stamps were green?

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Did you get spanked by your parents?

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