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Old 06-12-2019, 04:03 PM   #1
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Default For the love of god .

Keep old people away from smart phones .

Dad "how do i type on google again.
Me "tap the google bar to bring up the keyboard .
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Old 06-12-2019, 07:27 PM   #2
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Trouble is that will soon be us!!
How you keeping Glenn?
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Old 06-12-2019, 09:26 PM   #3
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I once called my dad, and my step-mom said he was in the shower but he could talk anyway. I could here him shivering and kept saying "Dad, dry off, get dressed and call me back", and he kept saying "No, I'm alright". Over and over.

I hope that's not me in five years. Or next week.
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Just think of the technology that you won't understand how to use when you get to that age.
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Old 06-12-2019, 10:17 PM   #5
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Just think of the technology that you won't understand how to use when you get to that age.

Yeah a cell phone is one thing, a Q-36 Explosive Space Modulator is quite another!
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Showing your age there Dave!!

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Just think of the technology that you won't understand how to use when you get to that age.
Just think of all the technology I won't give a crap about and won't have to figure out how to use.
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Just think of all the technology I won't give a crap about and won't have to figure out how to use.
"WHAT A FASCINATING MODERN AGE WE LIVE IN"...AS I SHOOT THIS <SS RED OAK VICTORY WITH MY VENERABLE (15 YRS.+-??) VERIZON LG VX8300 WITH BLUE-TOOTH SPEAKERS MY WIDEX HEARING AIDS CAN ACTUALLY ACCOMODATE.... OBVIOUSLY LEARNING NEW TECHNOLOGY CRAP IN THE 21 CENTURY WITH GUARANTEED OBSOLESCENCE, GENERALLY GEARED SOLEY TOWARD PROFIT MARGINS, HOLDS NO CHARMS FOR A MAN OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY....
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I seldom attempt to learn how to understand the latest technology these days, my kids do it for me.
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Every time I am feeling superior over someone not knowing about the technology I know about, I also think of the technology they remember that I don't know.



These old guys may not know about cell phone functions, but I bet they know a lot more than I do about fixing cars and furnaces.
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Every time I am feeling superior over someone not knowing about the technology I know about, I also think of the technology they remember that I don't know.



These old guys may not know about cell phone functions, but I bet they know a lot more than I do about fixing cars and furnaces.
Knows more stuff than i will ever know at nearly 80 . Also knows what its like to be on action stations on a destroyer in the vietnam war .
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