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Do you ever watch some old show and suddenly realize how old it is and it doesn't feel that way?

I was watching some sitcom I used to love from the 90s and it still seems so modern that I had a hard time realizing its been over a decade since that show left the air. Its like...nahh that can't be... But then you realize the kids are grown and the adults are defintely looking older when you see them and it just doesn't sit right for some reason.

Doesn't make me feel old, as much as having a hard time with accepting the passage of time. If that makes sense.

 
Zoeyis

Asked by Zoeyis at 11:24 AM on Sep. 30, 2010 in Just for Fun

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  • I totally get what you're saying. Here's a bump!
    arouthier

    Answer by arouthier at 11:26 AM on Sep. 30, 2010

  • That happened to me with the movie "Steel Magnolias" the other day. I didn't realize that movie is 21 years old. It made me feel soooo old.
    TeriMelisa

    Answer by TeriMelisa at 11:28 AM on Sep. 30, 2010

  • Yes, that happen everytime I watch Full House.
    sweetyazfl

    Answer by sweetyazfl at 11:34 AM on Sep. 30, 2010

  • With the exception of some of the show's sillinesses, it seems like it could be an example of any American middle class family in any modern day major city. The show doesn't seem all that dated to me yet. I'm sure in another decade it will as laptops and other modern day stuff start to become antiques. lol
    Zoeyis

    Comment by Zoeyis (original poster) at 11:27 AM on Sep. 30, 2010

  • NO!  I watch an old show and suddenly realise how old I am!

    beeky

    Answer by beeky at 11:44 AM on Sep. 30, 2010

  • By the way stupid google has the Flintstones 50th anniversary up today. 


    Fred Flintstone is only 3 years younger than I am!  Quite a shock at 6:00 am!

    beeky

    Answer by beeky at 11:46 AM on Sep. 30, 2010

  • It happens all the time for me :(
    Mrs.BAT

    Answer by Mrs.BAT at 11:56 PM on Sep. 30, 2010

  • I can't BELIEVE the Flintstone's are 50! Yes....2 years older than me!
    mp3mom

    Answer by mp3mom at 12:54 AM on Oct. 1, 2010

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