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Posted on May 28, 2018

Is This A Millennial Thing Or A Gen X Thing?

From gel pens to Friends, which thing belongs to which generation?

Generation X (defined as anyone born between the years 1965 through 1980) and Millennials (born between 1981 and 1996) have a lot of pop culture overlap.

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So it's always fun to check and see who identifies with what in the pop culture zeitgeist. Weigh in below:

  1. Gel pens:

    Getty Images
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Gel pens:
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    Millennial
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    Gen X
  1. Seinfeld:

    NBC
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Seinfeld:
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    Millennial
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    Gen X
  1. Chokers:

    Getty Images
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Chokers:
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    Millennial
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    Gen X
  1. The Harry Potter series:

    Warner Bros.
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The Harry Potter series:
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    Millennial
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    Gen X
  1. Clueless:

    Paramount
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Clueless:
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    Millennial
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    Gen X
  1. MySpace:

    MySpace
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MySpace:
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    Millennial
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    Gen X
  1. Are You Afraid of the Dark:

    Nickelodeon
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Are You Afraid of the Dark:
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    Millennial
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    Gen X
  1. Funky hair clips:

    Getty Images
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Funky hair clips:
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    Millennial
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    Gen X
  1. High Fidelity:

    Touchstone Pictures
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High Fidelity:
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    Millennial
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    Gen X
  1. Tamagotchis:

    Bandai
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Tamagotchis:
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    Millennial
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    Gen X
  1. Buffy the Vampire Slayer:

    Warner Bros.
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Buffy the Vampire Slayer:
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    Millennial
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    vote votes
    Gen X
  1. Razr phones:

    Getty Images
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Razr phones:
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    Millennial
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    vote votes
    Gen X
  1. Blockbuster:

    Blockbuster
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Blockbuster:
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    Millennial
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    vote votes
    Gen X
  1. Friends

    NBC
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Friends
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    Millennial
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    Gen X
  1. The Muppets:

    Jim Henson Co.
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The Muppets:
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    Millennial
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    Gen X

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