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Discussion » Questions » Life and Society » What was cool when you were young but isn’t cool now?

What was cool when you were young but isn’t cool now?

Posted - November 9, 2018

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  • 3864
    Smoking a joint at the movies.
      November 9, 2018 1:57 PM MST
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  • 29218
    LOL.  Now they sell edibles over the Movie Counter in Denver.
      November 9, 2018 5:22 PM MST
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  • 447
    Having family Holidays with all my loved ones;) With so many losses its not near as much fun anymore;(
      November 9, 2018 2:02 PM MST
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  • Stealing hubcaps.
    Talking on a party line.
    Hanging out at the Car Hop.
    Going to a drive-in theater.
    Buying pastries off of the Helm's Bakery truck.
      November 9, 2018 4:07 PM MST
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  • 29218
    OH MY GOD.  The party lines.  Remember people who would just sit there and pretend they were not there and listen into your conversations?   

      November 9, 2018 5:24 PM MST
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  • 3864
    There are still drive-in theaters. I've recently been to one called the Glen Drive-In near Glens Falls in upstate New York.
      November 9, 2018 9:46 PM MST
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  • Driving 2,500 mi. to see a movie isn't something I've done in a while.  :)  

    But you're right ... there still are  some drive-in theaters.  I understand that the great state of Texas has thirteen.  They're only 1,200 mi. away. :))
      November 9, 2018 9:55 PM MST
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  • 3864
    The Glen is within 15 miles of Lake Luzerne, where I've spent summer vacation time. It was an easy drive.
      November 9, 2018 10:11 PM MST
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  • Well ... now you're just showin' off!  :) This post was edited by Benedict Arnold at November 10, 2018 7:41 AM MST
      November 10, 2018 7:17 AM MST
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  • 5126
    The local 'root beer stand' is for sale. They have been unable to find carhops on Saturday nights, so they close the place down at 3pm.  Nice, clean facility. $375,000.
      November 10, 2018 7:10 AM MST
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  • 21349
    life
      November 9, 2018 4:59 PM MST
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  • 549
    Aye!
      November 10, 2018 2:34 AM MST
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  • 29218
    Everything I did was much cooler back then than it is now, due to my outlook.

    After you do something over and over and over, it looses it's sparkle.

    Hop Scotch doesn't do it for me no more


      November 9, 2018 5:26 PM MST
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  • 983
    A band of we youngsters riding dirtbikes out on the roads.  The roads were pothole ridden trails around here back then.
      November 10, 2018 10:57 AM MST
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