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Re: You know you are getting old when......

Postby Sustain » Thu Nov 19, 2015 10:26 am

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Sustain wrote:*blinks*
Got something in your eye?

Na not this time, but I do have glasses around that I don't really wear.
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Re: You know you are getting old when......

Postby Rodimus Prime » Thu Nov 19, 2015 1:17 pm

Cobotron wrote:
Burn wrote:MOD FIGHT!!!!!!!!
Oh no way Chief. Just a friendly jibe. You don't have to worry. Me and RP are like ...

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What do you know, I still have that silver suit.
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I had such bad hair back then... That brown jacket's around here somewhere...
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This doesn't show off my good side. And I just ate so I was a bit gassy. >:oP

At least all 3 shots highlight Cobo's perm...
Burn wrote:Alpha Bravo...He's a helicopter in a team of jets. That's just dumb.
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Re: You know you are getting old when......

Postby Amelie » Sun Nov 29, 2015 1:36 pm

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I feel old when I think about computers.

First one I used had 5 1\4 inch floppy discs and my monitor only displayed black and white. Of course, things like the Commadore64 were around at the same time, too. I was rigorously trained in basic computer langages from about 7 or so and modern computers are so detached from the reality of whats going through them that theres always a point when I think "I need to bring up the command pro-. Oh".

Yes, I could use Unix and almost literally travel back in time, computer wise.....

..... but then how would I play Farmville? :P
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Re: You know you are getting old when......

Postby Sustain » Sun Nov 29, 2015 1:46 pm

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kid asks me how to play that disk... as she points to a record.
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Re: You know you are getting old when......

Postby Amelie » Sun Nov 29, 2015 1:50 pm

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Sustain wrote:kid asks me how to play that disk... as she points to a record.


To be FAIR on the kids - they are disc shaped and are called "Record Discs". <.< :HEADHURTS:
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Re: You know you are getting old when......

Postby Sustain » Sun Nov 29, 2015 1:54 pm

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Amelie wrote:
Sustain wrote:kid asks me how to play that disk... as she points to a record.


To be FAIR on the kids - they are disc shaped and are called "Record Discs". <.< :HEADHURTS:

Yeah but my kid is 15, and still doesn't realize it's not a CD.
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Re: You know you are getting old when......

Postby Amelie » Sun Nov 29, 2015 1:56 pm

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Sustain wrote:Yeah but my kid is 15, and still doesn't realize it's not a CD.


I actually burst out laughing when I read that. Thank you. Image

and that'd make me feel old, too. lol
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Re: You know you are getting old when......

Postby Rodimus Prime » Sun Nov 29, 2015 4:45 pm

Sustain wrote:Yeah but my kid is 15, and still doesn't realize it's not a CD.
That's either defective genetic stock or shitty parenting. >:oP :-P
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Re: You know you are getting old when......

Postby Sustain » Sun Nov 29, 2015 4:53 pm

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Rodimus Prime wrote:
Sustain wrote:Yeah but my kid is 15, and still doesn't realize it's not a CD.
That's either defective genetic stock or shitty parenting. >:oP :-P


It isn't that bad. I don't own any records. To the best of my knowledge she had never seen any. I do have 8 tracks though. That was a fun explanation.
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Re: You know you are getting old when......

Postby Rodimus Prime » Mon Nov 30, 2015 2:18 pm

Sustain wrote:I do have 8 tracks though. That was a fun explanation.
Did it include the phrase "Back in the day..." at any point? :lol:
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Re: You know you are getting old when......

Postby Sustain » Mon Nov 30, 2015 6:03 pm

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Sustain wrote:I do have 8 tracks though. That was a fun explanation.
Did it include the phrase "Back in the day..." at any point? :lol:

Wouldn't be any fun if it didn't.
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Re: You know you are getting old when......

Postby Burn » Wed Sep 20, 2017 5:18 am

I was looking for something else and found this ... which is good timing considering what I realised today.

You know you are getting old when ... you realise you've had your tattoo longer than your office trainee has been alive.
(She's 21)
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Re: You know you are getting old when......

Postby Ironhidensh » Wed Sep 20, 2017 6:13 am

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Burn wrote:I was looking for something else and found this ... which is good timing considering what I realised today.

You know you are getting old when ... you realise you've had your tattoo longer than your office trainee has been alive.
(She's 21)


*likes post* we so need a like button here.....

I've got a good one:


20 years ago, when I first started working for Coca Cola, one of my co-workers who became a good friend had this cute adorable little baby boy. Last week, I helped train a young man for his new role with the company. That young man was the cute adorable little baby boy of my friend. Never in my life have I ever felt so goddamn old as I did in that moment.
Photobucket can die now.

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Re: You know you are getting old when......

Postby Cobotron » Wed Sep 20, 2017 9:44 am

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..... you had completely forgotten this thread exists.
Enter the COLLECT-O-TRON
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Burn wrote:Wance upon a time thare wis a robiot cried Sky Lynx.
He wantit some friends.
So he grabbed thaim 'n' recordit` thaim tae his arms 'n' legs.
The end.
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