In 2011, a woman in East Texas fastened hundreds of bras to her chain link fence to raise awareness about breast cancer. October is breast cancer awareness.
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Technology Meets Nostalgia
It’s Turtle Tuesday! Time to talk about Generation Z and something I think kids of this generation will really dig! It’s called Wunderverse and with any luck it will provide kids (and their parents!) a whole new way to create, share and explore fun, interactive stories and adventures right on their iPads. You may recall […]
Generation X, you’re busted. According to a new study by the National Confectioner’s Association, Generation X parents are most likely to steal Halloween treats from their kids. Nearly 25 percent admit to the “theft.” I’m sure it all that over-parenting causing a little hyperglycemia. Your pillowcase of goodies aren’t safe, kiddies. Better hide the chocolate […]
I first wrote about the rising suburban ghetto and mounting suburban decay in 2011. It interests me because as a kid growing up in the 1970s, suburban living was still the ideal. Beginning in the early 1990s, however, I began to witness a shift back to the urban core in Oklahoma City. By 2000, I […]
16-year-old’s album is a letter to the world from Generation Z. There’s a new album out by a 16-year-old girl whose name you’ve probably never heard: Kêta Jo McCue. It’s called Generation Call and it echoes the hopes of Generation Z, a generation born in crisis. Counterpart to the Silent Generation, which was born between […]
“Bridgette has turned her Rapunzel castle into a sorority house,” my husband said. “There’s a bunch of tiny Barbies passed out on the floor.” “Those aren’t Barbies,” I said. “Those are Topper Dawn Dolls. The doll of Generation Jones! Earlier this summer, I turned over the metal suitcase filled with Topper Dawn Dolls to Bridgette. […]