January 28, 2011 is the 25th anniversary of the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster. Generational experts theorize that this event significantly influenced the distrust Generation X has for large institutions.
If you were born between 1961 and 1981, leading generational theorists believe you are a member of Generation X. Some experts even say the generation extends as far as 1982.
Do you distrust large institutions and corporations? If so, what events influenced you? Where were you when the Space Shuttle Challenger exploded?