I’ll take the senior discount, thanks; just don’t call me ‘old’ Kathy Hedberg/Lewiston Tribune In a Lewiston Tribune column, Kathy Hedberg comments: I know I should not look a gift horse in the mouth but when the 20-something store clerk … Continue reading →
Simple premise: Ask millennials what age they consider to be old. They say “50s.” Then when asked what “old” looks like, they demonstrate the usual stereotypes such as doddering across the street. Then they meet some real “old” people from 55 up through the 70s who do not meet their stereotypes. Instant redefinition of “old.”
Using just two symbols, Brazilian cartoonist, illustrator and caricaturist Elihu Duayer depicts communication between old and young in this cartoon. You can find more of his work at http://elihuduayer.blogspot.com.br/ … Continue reading →
104 –year-old Grace Brett is interviewed about her band of crocheters. This YouTube video shows their work displayed on benches and a telephone booth in their local Scottish towns. Since their work is shown in public, the Souter Stormers can be called street artists. Many of the crocheters are over 60, but Grace is over 100. What a sweet lady!
You know you’re old when you have to scroll to your year of birth. … Continue reading →