Generation X and Government Governing.com has published an article today about how Generation X is now the generation shaping government. It’s an excellent article that’s been thoroughly researched, but compressed for quick readability. Here are a few chief takeaways: Public engagement has been broken and unpleasant for a long time. Public engagement is increasing at […]
As if raising smart, fit, and disciplined children isn’t hard enough, current generations of parents must now deal with the Internet and too much screen time. Only history will fully reveal how much early access to the Internet has negatively impacted Gen Y and Generation Z. Are we raising stupid children? It is a constant […]
[Infographic Monday] “How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.”–Anne Frank Jack Hagley is so talented. I wish I could hire his fingers. He’s a London-based graphic designer who specializes in infographics. Here’s his latest one, The World As 100 People. The only thing they didn’t […]
Here’s an infographic on women’s fashion over several generations. Which decade do you prefer? I also came across this fun illustration highlighting the evolution of teenage girls through several generations. I’m unsure of the original source, but I found it on the blog, Stuck in Adolescence. I’ve managed to find a few anecdotes for the […]
Life Thanksgiving Magazine Covers from the late 1800s through the 1920s. Row 1: November 7, 1907 | November 3, 1904 | November 3, 1902 Row 2: November 27, 1903 | November 22, 1923 | November 27, 1903 Row 3: November 20, 1900 | November 6, 1919 | November 23, 1893 Row 4: November 24, 1896 […]
[Infographic Monday] The History of American Wars courtesy LOWVARATES.com.
I was sourcing photos on Flickr the other day for a special generations project when I came across an account with a single set of photos titled “In Memory of Clardy.” It was posted in 2008, and there has been no activity by the owner since that time. The series chronicles the courtship and marriage […]