The Children’s Society of England recently launched a brilliant campaign that exposes the impact of problem debt on children. The organization wants to end its damaging effects on the whole family and has issued a report revealing 2.5 million children live in families that are behind on £4.8 billion of household bills and loan repayments. […]
Turtle Tuesday: Generation Z
When I created this map of Generation X movies from all 50 states I didn't include the now cult classic EMPIRE RECORDS. The film, which was set in Delaware, was released in 1995. It's a coming-of-age movie that follows a group of indie record store employees through the course of a day. The … [Read More...]
Sometimes -- like every day -- I look at my 9-year-old son and wonder how did we go from four to nine in like three days? I snuggle with him every night while he says his prayers and lately the bed's been getting smaller and smaller! This weekend we're celebrating his birthday with a big … [Read More...]
So many times on this blog I've written about the outlook for Generation X. Today, let's just talk about the present. Here's an excerpt from demographer and historian Neil Howe. Read the entire new series about generations on Forbes. The aggregate statistics read like the gigantic auto accident … [Read More...]
A freelance comic artist in Italy, Denis Medri, has illustrated Star Wars as if it were a 1980s TV show set at a high school. Marty McFly from Back To The Future was his inspiration for Luke while Leia is the classic 80s rocker chick. Yoda is the kind Asian coach and Kenobi teaches history […]
People ask Jim to create pictures for them with Microsoft’s crude program Paint. So, Jim creates pictures with Microsoft Paint. National Geographic asked him to summarize the 1990s in one picture. He came up with this: Did he miss anything? Check out more of Jim’s work at the Jim’ll Paint It Shop.
This is like a good or bad remake of Dirty Dancing depending on your generation. How kids did the Macarena in the 1990s vs. Now https://t.co/T12nBOzF49 — Vinetastic! (@Vinetastical) August 30, 2014
For my son Sullivan’s 9th birthday, I threw him an adventure party in Oklahoma City’s Boathouse District. We had a lot of fun celebrating with his friends. You can see by this picture they all showed up wearing the same amazing smile. Ha! But, the best thing we gave him for his birthday was Theoneste, […]
Music has evolved throughout history just as much as the way we listen to it has. Check out The History of Listening: From Digital to Vinyl, today’s Infographic Monday feature.
Read what Mashable has to say about marketing to Generation Z. Hint: “Millennials are so last year.” Bonus! Here’s a very fun video celebrating teachers and back-to-school!