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Why People Born 1955–1964 Aren’t Baby Boomers

Ode to Generation Jones: punks, yuppies, but never hippies

Sound of Music bar, San Francisco punk club, 1984. Utilizer, Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 4.0.

In a documentary on the 1970s punk scene, an interviewee (born in 1959) explained how he didn’t identify with the typical Baby Boomer characteristics and that he was too old to be a Gen X. He felt as though he didn’t belong and just defined himself as a punk.



For women in their 30s & 40s or whatever. If the internet doesn’t think you’re cool anymore, we do.

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Nichola Scurry

Australian human living in Barcelona, writing mostly about popular culture with a twist of quirky. If you like my writing, I like coffee.