11 Reasons Why Your Parents Were Cooler Than You

Your parents weren’t always so boring. Check out all the cool things they used to do, like go to drive-in theaters. Honda is keeping this amazing tradition alive with Project Drive-In.

1. They wore matching outfits on dates and somehow still looked cool.

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2. They danced with a subtle swagger.

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3. They had the guts to go to a hairdresser thinking, Yep, this is what I want.

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4. The idea that they even had the option to go to Woodstock makes them cooler than you.

5. Your dad definitely wore this turtleneck, chain, and ‘stache very casually.

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6. They got to wear outfits to prom that doubled as theater costumes.

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7. They learned how to dance in roller skates.

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8. Your mom had legs for days and wasn’t afraid to show them off.

9. They went on steamy drive-in movie dates.

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10. When they got ready for a night out, they looked this good.

11. They probably hung out in buses that looked like this.

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12. Check out Project Drive-In’s results here:

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For drive-in theaters to stay alive, they need to switch to digital projectors. Honda asked America to vote on their favorite drive-in theaters. Nine winners received brand-new projectors that saved their business.

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