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    Apparently If You Did Any Of These 40 Things Growing Up You Are Officially Old

    This post hurt my back.

    If you've ever...

    1. Watched TV on an ancient device like this...

    old tv

    2. Had to physically remove your car's stereo to stop it from getting stolen...

    3. Ate ice cream out of a toilet paper roll...

    4. Almost caused a 15-car pileup trying to find the perfect CD...

    cd case

    5. Had to set the TV to channel 3 just to watch movies...

    tv static

    6. Drove a car that needed TWO keys just to unlock the doors and then get it running...

    7. Still have a mouth full of scars from these...

    8. Lived this nightmare...

    9. Remember exactly where this exact piece of paper used to be in your house...

    phone number list
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    10. Burned the heck out of your arm on one of these on a hot summer day...

    ashtray in a car

    11. Bought a soda on an ancient machine like this...

    12. Waited days for your pictures to develop only to find out they were all of your thumb...

    Today's kids will never know what if was like to take ton of pictures and have to wait a week to find out they were useless

    Twitter: @ThisIsOmerIqbal

    13. Said either this...

    image of a phone reading call me back after 9 when my phone is free

    14. Ever SLAMMED a phone down to end an argument...

    15. Played N64 on a greasy controller in a McDonald's...

    16. Watched YouTube back when it looked like this...

    YouTube

    17. Spent way too long staring at this exact screen...

    windows media player music screen

    18. Ever used a search engine not named "Google"...

    ask jeeves screen
    Ask Jeeves

    19. Spent hours waiting for a song to download...

    20. Used this medieval contraption...

    car window roller upper
    Kara Knight / Getty Images

    21. Printed out directions only to get immediately lost...

    mapquest directions

    22. Had to use manual labor to rewind a cassette...

    Getty

    23. Used these exact computer speakers...

    24. Ate at Wendy's back when the packaging was yellow...

    25. Took batteries from every single thing in your house to just get 20 more minutes of Game Boy time...

    26. Listened to music using this thing...

    cassette to cd player

    27. Or like this...

    cd player hooked up to cassette

    28. Experienced this disappointment...

    tweet about having to rewind movies

    29. Had a room specifically for a computer...

    tweet about having to go to a computer room

    30. Took the ball out of your mouse and tried to bounce it...

    31. Fished the newspaper out of the recycling bin to find out movie times...

    Looking up movie times in the newspaper. #PastimesFromThe90s

    Twitter: @GothicGoddessAZ

    32. Spent 10 minutes typing a text through T9...

    John Greim / Getty Images

    33. Stalked the radio waiting for the perfect time to record like a GD caveman...

    34. Spent way too long as a kid trying to get these right...

    35. Spent way too long fidgeting with this thing...

    floppy disc

    36. Can HEAR this image...

    sega logo
    Sega

    37. Carefully unfolded the lyric book from a cassette so you could learn the words...

    38. Took a million pictures that looked exactly like this...

    39. Watched one movie on two VHS tapes...

    40. And ever sustained minor injuries in a scenario like this...

    tweet about running back to a tv when something was on

    CONGRATS! You're officially old.

    Don't worry, I am too.