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The [Nostalgia Thread] - In Which 80s/90s Animuus Are Discussed

Romanian My EscutcheonRomanian My Escutcheon Two of ForksRegistered User regular
edited August 2010 in Social Entropy++
So I was sitting in an auditorium today, waiting to hear some orchestral music, and I noticed this eight-year-old kid sitting in the row in front of me.

And I was just idly listening to my iPod prior to the show, and a few tracks from the first Pokemon album started playing on my iPod.

Suddenly, I realized that the kid sitting in front of me was about the same age I was when I first got the CD version of the Pokemon album, which has since been lost to the sands of time.

It also occurred to me that if I asked him to listen to a couple of tracks, he'd start asking me about Dawn and Max, instead of Misty and Brock... Or maybe even a few of the characters from the Bakugan anime.

And this made me feel like kind of an old dude.

SE++, what recent experiences made you realize that shit that was popular when you were a kid is no longer quite as popular?

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