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Old 11-28-18, 09:47 PM
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Are generations except my generation the stupidest generation ever?

A Texas woman is upset because a Southwest Airlines employee mocked her daughter's name, Abcde. The mother says it's pronounced Ab City. I feel bad for the little girl having to go through a lot more mocking in her life because of her attention-seeking Mom.
https://abc7.com/travel/oc-southwest...-name/4784236/

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Certainly, until the current generation of high school/college aged kids make their way into "real life".

Just kidding, judging by my city, the boomers win that one, but only barely. This is just Florida finding its way to Texas.

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My favorite is still La-a. Pronounced Ladasha.
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yes we are...

I have no problem pointing out how stupid millennials are, even though I'm classified as one.

I was born in 1984, and everyone my age hates being classified as a millennial.
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A Texas woman is upset because a Southwest Airlines employee mocked her daughter's name, Abcde. The mother says it's pronounced Ab City.
The mother is wrong. It's pronounced Ah-bac-de.



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Are Millennials the stupidest generation ever?
Yes.
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I know you are but what am I?
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Originally Posted by MLBFan24 View Post
I was born in 1984, and everyone my age hates being classified as a millennial.
Not me. It makes me feel cool and hip. That’s rad.
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Every generation has stupid people.
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Every generation has stupid people.
Agree with this. It's not unusual for inexperienced adults to make poor decisions. I made a hell of a lot of them at that age (and still making my fair share). It's also not unusual for the older generation to say that the younger generation is the stupidest ever and society is on the verge of collapse as a result of the younger generation. It will be fun when the Millennials are saying the younger generation is stupid.
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People from other generations have named their kids:

Dweezil
Moon Unit
Pilot Inspektor
Apple
Kal-El
Rumer

It's not a millenial thing.
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Millenials seem to be PC to the max. There's a YouTube channel called 'REACT'. Watch them whine about Friends or Seinfeld. Women are worse. Someone here (Mr Danger I think) pointed to an article in The Atlantic about how millenials view relations/sex. Some of of the stuff was just whatttttttt???

For example:

According to a November 2017 Economist/YouGov poll, 17 percent of Americans ages 18 to 29 now believe that a man inviting a woman out for a drink “always” or “usually” constitutes sexual harassment.

https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine...ession/573949/
That's fucked up.
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No.
Now get off my I don't have a lawn because you gen X ers and boomers, as a group, made it impossible for the vast majority of millennials to actually own anything if value anymore, like property welcome mat.

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Originally Posted by MLBFan24 View Post
yes we are...

I have no problem pointing out how stupid millennials are, even though I'm classified as one.

I was born in 1984, and everyone my age hates being classified as a millennial.
You aren't a Millennial anymore

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Originally Posted by MLBFan24 View Post
yes we are...

I have no problem pointing out how stupid millennials are, even though I'm classified as one.

I was born in 1984, and everyone my age hates being classified as a millennial.
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One things sure and nothing’s surer, olds love to get triggered by articles about millennials.

It’s almost like there’s a concerted effort to do so. I wonder why that may be?
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Originally Posted by majorjoe23 View Post
People from other generations have named their kids:

Dweezil
Moon Unit
Pilot Inspektor
Apple
Kal-El
Rumer

It's not a millenial thing.
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That employee should be fired for posting someone's boarding pass online.

Fucking childish we still have people who make fun of people's names in this day and age.
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Originally Posted by stingermck View Post
Every generation has stupid people.
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Agree with this. It's not unusual for inexperienced adults to make poor decisions. I made a hell of a lot of them at that age (and still making my fair share). It's also not unusual for the older generation to say that the younger generation is the stupidest ever and society is on the verge of collapse as a result of the younger generation. It will be fun when the Millennials are saying the younger generation is stupid.
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People from other generations have named their kids:

Dweezil
Moon Unit
Pilot Inspektor
Apple
Kal-El
Rumer

It's not a millenial thing.
I think hippies like Frank Zappa gave their kids some crazy names, but I don't remember hearing similar sounding names growing up.
I think in like the last 10 years it's considered unfashionable to give your kid a traditional sounding name.
I'm googling celebrity kid's names and it seems like every celebrity's kid's name is something meant to top another celebrity's kid's name: King, Knight, Sir, Reign, Messiah...
Rocket/Racer/Rocker/Rogue...Kulture...Breeze Beretta (WTF??)...Moxie CrimeFighter...okay this last one...I don't know what to say. A lot of celebrities really want the world to know their comic fans. Kal-El, Harley Quinn.

But those are the new normal names, and kids with names like "Thomas" or "Vanessa" are going to be made fun of on the playground.


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A Texas woman is upset because a Southwest Airlines employee mocked her daughter's name, Abcde. The mother says it's pronounced Ab City. I feel bad for the little girl having to go through a lot more mocking in her life because of her attention-seeking Mom.
https://abc7.com/travel/oc-southwest...-name/4784236/

https://twitter.com/ABC7Veronica/sta...23437446778881
Absidee or Absidy, spelled like that looks nice, and sounds like a unique, pretty girl's name. "Abcde" is like purposely making life difficult for your kid and those around her. I mean, every single teacher is going to start off with "Uh..is A-B-C-D-E here?"
It doesn't even work phonetically. Ab-c'deh? Ab-c'dé? Ab-seedy?

But more importantly, what the fuck is wrong with the airlines employee? Posting a photo of the ticket with the kids name on social media? Openly mocking the name in front of everyone?
I'm more concerned about assholes like this, than millennials and what kind of names they give their kids.

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I live in Alabama, so I’m surrounded by flabbergasting stupidity of all ages every day.
But no, they’re not the stupidest. On an evolutionary scale, mankind is really no more or less capable of intelligence than we were thousands of years ago. Societal trends, however, change with each generation, and anything different or new is seen as inferior by many. In 40 years we’ll have old millennials complaining about whatever the new generation is up to. “Oh, look at these lazy fucks with their data implants. Back in my day we had to use our thumbs and google what we needed to know.”
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Originally Posted by Max Bottomtime View Post
A Texas woman is upset because a Southwest Airlines employee mocked her daughter's name, Abcde. The mother says it's pronounced Ab City. I feel bad for the little girl having to go through a lot more mocking in her life because of her attention-seeking Mom.
https://abc7.com/travel/oc-southwest...-name/4784236/

https://twitter.com/ABC7Veronica/sta...23437446778881
The second line made me laugh harder than I have in a long time. TOTY!!!
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My favorite is still La-a. Pronounced Ladasha.
That one is an urban myth.
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