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We’re Due For Our Own Roaring Twenties

The end of the 1918 pandemic led to the roaring 1920s. Conditions are ripe for our fabulous renaissance.

David Leibowitz
Jan 1 · 6 min read
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Life Magazine cover “The Flapper” by Frank Xavier Leyendecker, 2 February, 1922, Public Domain

“Pandemic exhaustion, nearly 100 years after the roaring 1920s, poises us all for a great coming out party, just like our ancestors before us.”

The Roaring 1920s

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Photo of a girl in “flapper” garb. Moscow, Idaho in 1922, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

It’s our time

We might be slurping cocktails from sippy cups in the future to prevent the transmission of germs. But we will be classy and fabulous drinking from our sippy cups.

Even good things must pass

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Breaker of treadmills. Contributions in XBOX Mag, Forbes, CNN, OneZero & industry rags. @ retail, CPG, health/wellness, education, culture & tech.

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Breaker of treadmills. Contributions in XBOX Mag, Forbes, CNN, OneZero & industry rags. @ retail, CPG, health/wellness, education, culture & tech.

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