Walt Handelsman is a Puliter Prize-winning political cartoonist and animator for Long Island Newsday. This YouTube video, from 2007, complete with words and music, is his take on aging boomers. It takes the usual pot shots, and is not quite “hilarious,” but you will probably laugh at it anyway.Continue reading →
Here we have the Zimmers, a British bunch of geezers, with their original cover of The Who’s My Generation. The group’s name comes from the Zimmer frame, which is what the British call a walker. The lead singer in this 2007 YouTube video has since died, but the group continues to sing. Look for their performance in the 2012 Britain’s Got Talent semifinals, also on YouTube.
Watch this agile 83 year old woman dancing the salsa. The video is from the 2008 Salsa Congress in Molina de Segura, Spain. After watching this one on YouTube, you can check out videos of her more recent salsa dancing.
The video that started the YouTube career of Bruce and Esther Huffman some 2 years ago. This video has over 11 million viewings, but after watching this one, you can click on their other videos. You really gotta love these lively geezers.
Let this be a lesson. Yuppie drivers shouldn’t mess with old ladies!