Can you believe the beloved Calvin furthermore Hobbes ‘s been around for 34 years already? Can easily, it’s pretty surreal given that a number of us grew up looking forward to the comics , created by Ordonnance Watterson, in the newspaper. We like it for its relatable wittiness , adorable charm since occasional bout of existential worry!
Kids right this moment will never understand the struggle of having to stop a Tamagotchi alive, or in trying not to get caught passing written by hand notes in class. Like, what are our present-day kids even wasting their hours on in class? vaping in AP history? Watching cat videos on the iPhones? Someone help us out doors here ’cause we’re too of age for this shizz!
If you didn’t get the reference in the title then you’re too young to be reading this (Backstreet Boys, duh).
If you’re constantly feeling simultaneously baffled, yet weirdly intrigued by the latest obsessions of Generation Z (fidget spinners, anyone?), then congratulations, you’re likely an aging Millennial! To help take your mind off of this impending doom, scroll down for some memes and posts that’ll make you feel a little more at ease!
If you remember all or most of these things then you’re likely a sad Millennial who’s feeling a little panicked yourself about getting older (we’re totally not projecting here or anything…). Worry not, because you’re not the only one going through the harrowing process of feeling like you don’t fit in with the kids anymore. Pretty soon you’re going to look at a group of 20-year-olds and be tempted to say “how do you do, fellow kids?”
This meme, also known as “Will Smith With A Camera,” features young Will Smith in the intro song to The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. It’s a meme that’s been floating around the internet for a bit now, and we’re loving the ’90s nostalgia it brings us. Accordingly, we put together a fresh gallery of our favorites!
And be sure to check out Know Your Meme for more examples!
Many of us Millennials will think back to the ‘90s as the superior decade that can never be beat. We were the kids that got to experience ’90s boy bands, Tamagotchis, and the rise of the internet. However, we don’t always stop and think about all the annoying sh*t that we had to deal with on a regular basis, much of it technology-related. These memes and pics highlight those struggles that we’ll never have to deal with again! (And thank God for that.)
Generation Y gets a lot of sh*t constantly for supposedly being lazy, entitled and easily offended. Are these things actually true? The answer to that is of course subjective, but if you’re a Millennial then you’ll know that stereotypes about us tend to be a bit (or a lot) overplayed, and these tweets make light of that.
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All of our Millennial viewers will really appreciate these sentimental pics, which make us really miss the ’80s and ’90s. In fact, you might be tempted to yell at some Generation-Z kids to get off your lawn with their stupid depression jokes and their fidget spinners (are those still a thing…?). Because you know what they say…the grass is always greener in past decades?
From their monster hits All Star, I’m a Believer or Walkin’ on the Sun, to their hilarious Twitter account, it’s hard to not love late-’90s legends Smash Mouth. In their honor, here are 14 memes that celebrate the band’s absolute genius. We really hope you love them as much as we do.
Ah, the ’90s. The decade of our favorite heartthrob Jonathan Taylor Thomas, boy bands, Space Jam, Tamagotchis and many more things that all of us Millennials so desperately miss. If you long for the superior decade of the ’90s then you’ll really appreciate scrolling through these nostalgic AF pics. We guarantee they’ll make you reminisce hardcore.
A quick warning: if you’re a Millennial then scrolling through the following will probably make you feel really old and sad. Believe it or not, kids today (AKA Generation Z) will never understand the struggles of dial-up internet, or fangirling the crap over the Backstreet Boys. If you’re not feeling old yet, then don’t worry because it’s only a matter of time!
Arthur was truly a great kids’ TV show, and some of us are kind of embarrassed to admit that we watched it until we were way older than is socially acceptable. But really, what was there not to love about the show? It taught us lots of good wholesome morals that we’ve all carried into adulthood!
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Tony Hawk was pretty much a household name for every kid in the ’90s. Nowadays, however, Mr. Hawk seems to be a forgotten faded memory of the past. These tweets tell of his awkward encounters with those who half-recognize him.
We haven’t forgotten about you, Tony Hawk. We’ll never forget.