If you’ve cared enough to notice, there has been a distinct lack of original thought here on good old Teeny Manolo. Go figure that this is turning out to be a busy, weird, distracting summer.
Hopefully, maybe it is for you too and you won’t have noticed at all.
Buzzfeed has a cute article addressing 25 things kids today won’t even know about. Here are my favorites, and no, I couldn’t get behind the 90’s Nickelodeon cartoons, which sucked. The only 90’s cartoons I liked were The Animaniacs and Pinky and the Brain. The rest, pfffft.
Why wasn’t a rotary phone on this list?
Cursive writing. Going the way of the dodo?
Memorizing a phone number, which is a good one. I still remember my parent’s first phone number.
God, how many hours of my pre-teen and teenaged life did I spend making mix tapes? Probably too many.
Ahhh, VHS tapes, how I hated thee. My son has no idea what I mean when I say, “Be kind, rewind.” That’s probably a good thing.
I thought I was so kickass with my Walkman in high school. I used it mostly when I waited to play volleyball games, whether a regualar season match or a weekend tournament. There was a lot of waiting around, what can I say?
Go read the whole list here.