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Can you imagine going back in time 20 years or so....

and telling yourself that people will be paying $5 for coffee,and several hundred dollars for phones that people don't even TALK on?

 
butterflyblue19

Asked by butterflyblue19 at 12:02 PM on Apr. 15, 2013 in Just for Fun

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  • LOL!
    jerseydiva

    Answer by jerseydiva at 12:05 PM on Apr. 15, 2013

  • Oh if only I could go back that far- I would tell my old self to do some stuff differently, become a better saver & choose a different career path- so we could keep up with these out of control prices on everything!

    mrsmom110

    Answer by mrsmom110 at 12:14 PM on Apr. 15, 2013

  • I HAD $5 for a cup of coffee then! Now, I'll stick to whats on sale at the market! LOL! Go back to the '50's though! They would know we are all nuts today~!
    ILovemyPaulie

    Answer by ILovemyPaulie at 12:06 PM on Apr. 15, 2013

  • 20 years ago I thought beepers were beyond cool, and was always jealous that my older brother had one and I didn't. 10 years ago I wouldn't have guessed cell phones could be so impossibly small, either.
    Ginger0104

    Answer by Ginger0104 at 1:00 PM on Apr. 15, 2013

  • If I went back twenty years, I would start buying Starbucks, Verizon, and Apple stock like a mad man!!! LOL
    Nimue930

    Answer by Nimue930 at 7:51 PM on Apr. 15, 2013

  • 5 years ago I was 5 so I would probably look at my adult self and run screaming.
    LostSoul88

    Answer by LostSoul88 at 12:12 PM on Apr. 15, 2013

  • I mean 20 years ago LMAO
    LostSoul88

    Answer by LostSoul88 at 12:13 PM on Apr. 15, 2013

  • $5 for coffee...$10 for bottled water...ppl is DUMB! send me back 20 years and i'd really think ppl are stupid! but then i think coffee tastes like chalk and bottled water has a funky taste haha
    okmanders

    Answer by okmanders at 12:15 PM on Apr. 15, 2013

  • At 7 I didn't know how important Coffee would be to me.
    cassie_kellison

    Answer by cassie_kellison at 1:31 PM on Apr. 15, 2013

  • I'd have to go a few more years back then that. More like 35-40. Even then I'd just think cool Star Trek becomes reality.
    baconbits

    Answer by baconbits at 1:49 PM on Apr. 15, 2013