Kids today..

Mrs. Krabappel Posted By Mrs. Krabappel, Oct 25, 2012 at 10:06 PM

  1. Mrs. Krabappel

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    I found this interesting. I don't pretend to know if all of it is accurate.

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  2. Backwoods Savage

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    Not really sure about that safe sex thing. I've never had sex with a safe so have no idea if it is good or not.
     
  3. fossil

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    Swell...nobody wants to be a scientist or an engineer. <>
     
  4. Jack Straw

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    1980's-We had the big comb in our back pocket;lol and the music was very bad:(
     
  5. pen

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    Not all of it!
     
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  6. Shadow&Flame

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    Yep...some of it was pretty bad. It sure didnt help that MTV came out and the only videos were British and German....
     
  7. fossil

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    Don't remember much about the '80's. I was still hung over from the '60's. ;hm
     
  8. Shadow&Flame

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    I grew up in the 80s and there is alot of it that I sure wish I couldnt remember...;)
     
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  9. Agent

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    Wish I could help vet this for accuracy, but I'd have to wait at least 18 years for it to apply to me.

    P.S. - The music is still pretty awful.
     
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  11. Elderthewelder

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    My kid is pursuing a chemical engineering degree, he is a sophomore at WSU
     
  12. fossil

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    Excellent! I hope he aspires to, and attains, Tau Beta Pi membership...and maybe a Master's (eh, Dad?). Heck of a good ticket to ride, I'd say. I'm sure you're quite proud of him, as I would be. Rick
     
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  13. djblech

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    I have one daughter with a degree in accounting, and one with her master's in health information management. Daughter #3 graduates in May from the U of MN with a journalism-public relations degree. We'll see how that works out.
    Doug
     
  14. firefighterjake

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    Hehheh . . . not to discourage you, but I have a BS in Communications with the concentration in Journalism . . . and I'm a Public Education Officer at a Fire Department . . . although truth be told . . . probably pays more and has more of a future than a career in print journalism. ;)
     
  15. ScotO

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    AAAhhhhh, the 80's. Break-dancing, skateboarding, big hair bands....

    I had lots of fun in the 80's, not to mention the rocking mullet in the late 80's that I sported.....:eek::rolleyes:

    I miss my teenage years, but there are some aspects of it I could do without remembering!

     
  16. Jack Straw

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    Mullet? Pics or it didn't happen!
     
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  17. ScotO

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    I'll have to dig into the archives for that one......Yeah, I had a mullet.<>
     
  18. Pallet Pete

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    Just curious did you have a rats tale too ? ;) That was the worst hair style ever !!!

    Pete
     
  19. Jack Straw

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    Is this you Scotty?

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  20. ScotO

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    Almost!!
     
  21. ScotO

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    Fortunately, NO! My parents wouldn't allow it, thank God! Speaking of a rat tail, saw a youngster the other week with one....he couldn't have been older than 8!

    Gotta love central PA!
     
  22. DAKSY

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    Mullet? Me? Nah...
     

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  23. Seasoned Oak

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    Interesting that the percentage of hs dropouts has increased. About 1.3 Million per year nationwide. Wonder what they plan to do (or not do) for a living?
     
  24. Adios Pantalones

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    I had hair in the 80's as well. Different times- I even had a crucifix in that second pic (yessir- very different times :) )

    Circa 1987 with my buddy Dave- sporting Corrosion of Conformity and The Cure shirts

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  25. begreen

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    I had hair then too, more like a fro. My hair was curly up until I was about 55.
     

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