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    This might make you feel old...

    This college puts this list out each year. It's pretty interesting:

    Beloit College Mindset List

    One of my favorites:

    46. Nirvana is on the classic oldies station.


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    Re: This might make you feel old...

    wait, help me out with number 48?



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    Re: This might make you feel old...

    Quote Originally Posted by headington View Post
    wait, help me out with number 48?
    Yeah, that's dumb...



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    Re: This might make you feel old...

    That was a complete waste of time, which I'm guessing was its designed intent.


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    Re: This might make you feel old...

    Since when is Nirvana rock?



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    Re: This might make you feel old...

    I'll give you the nirvana one, but most of those are really dumb, or they may have just gone over my head, not sure which



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    Re: This might make you feel old...

    Some are dumb, but they just kind of illustrate generation gaps for me...

    Like mentioning Czechoslovakia to someone or telling a story about getting Domino's pizza free because the driver was slow, and having the youngster you're talking to give you a blank look.


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    Re: This might make you feel old...

    Quote Originally Posted by cyrocksmypants View Post
    Since when is Nirvana rock?
    They are rock (Alternative rock, grunge rock, whatever) unless you hold to a very strict definition of what is rock.



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    Re: This might make you feel old...

    I just read it. Kind of a waste of time. Especially since apparently these college graduates are so stupid that they don't know what Czechaslovakia was?



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    Re: This might make you feel old...

    Quote Originally Posted by cyrocksmypants View Post
    Since when is Nirvana rock?
    You're joking, right?



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    Re: This might make you feel old...

    Quote Originally Posted by isucyfan View Post
    This college puts this list out each year. It's pretty interesting:

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    It's weird hearing Pearl Jam (from albums like Ten and Vs.) and Nirvana on classic rock radio now...I swear that stuff was new just yesterday.



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    Re: This might make you feel old...

    Quote Originally Posted by marothisu View Post
    You're joking, right?
    I suppose for a radio station, you'd classify it as rock. I just don't personally put the likes of Nirvana and, say Metallica in the same category.



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    Re: This might make you feel old...

    Quote Originally Posted by cyrocksmypants View Post
    I suppose for a radio station, you'd classify it as rock. I just don't personally put the likes of Nirvana and, say Metallica in the same category.
    In the same category as "Rock?" Rock is an EXTREMELY broad term. What do you categorize as "rock" then?



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    Re: This might make you feel old...

    Quote Originally Posted by marothisu View Post
    It's weird hearing Pearl Jam (from albums like Ten and Vs.) and Nirvana on classic rock radio now...I swear that stuff was new just yesterday.
    It might not be new but I still havn't heard any music that was better.



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    Re: This might make you feel old...

    You want to feel old? Try having Pony brand parkour shoes.



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