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I Grew Up In the 90s

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    I am 26 and feel even older. what is not fair is how they spend all thier time giving advice but they havent even lived thier lives yet.
    wilo183 wilo183 26-30 1 Response Sep 1, 2009

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    90s Child!

    Born in late 1989....what can I say....I'm a 90s child! We grew up with great cartoons, TV shows, music! Everything. Honestly, it's better than today's crap. Although I like some of today's stuff, but I will never forget the 90s.
    TheatreLover22 TheatreLover22 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 16, 2012

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    Ummmm.. I Have a Question:

    Why is everyone else in this group so young? I mean, they're mostly 18-21, so does that mean they grew-up before they were 11?   I grew-up after I was 11; before that I was a child.
    TheLuckyHobo TheLuckyHobo 31-35, M 9 Responses Sep 1, 2009

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    Yeah, I Did.

    Why are humans programmed to hold their ages up in people's faces like a freaking trophy?  Age is a number, the amount of time someone has spent on this Earth has nothing to do with what they've gone through in that time.  Don't talk to me about what I do and do not...
    BellasHappyPlace BellasHappyPlace 18-21, F Dec 26, 2009

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    Yep...

    Born in 1987.  HaHaHa..!!!
    BamaBabe87 BamaBabe87 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 29, 2010

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