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30 Tweets Comparing Millennials Vs. Boomers That Are Funny Because They're True

I forgot my phone even had a ringtone, TBH.

1. Boomer culture:

Baby Boomer culture is posting a stock image of a tropical location with an accompanying caption of, "So beautiful," or, "This would be the life!"

2. Millennial culture:

millennial culture is tweeting photos of tropical vacation destinations that none of us will ever be able to afford.

3. Boomer culture:

boomer culture is using 😂😂😂 as crying emojis

4. Millennial culture:

Millennial culture is suppressing your urge to use emojis in emails to seem professional, then instantly worrying that your tone came across as rude 🙃

5. Boomer culture:

Boomer culture is saying "I'll let you go" and then continuing the phone call for another 20 minutes

6. Millennial culture:

millennial culture is having a phone whose area code doesn't match where you live, then ignoring every phone call from the same area code as your phone

7. Boomer culture:

Baby Boomer Culture is having your phone’s ringer at maximum volume in a dead silent room and spending 30 seconds looking at the screen before silencing it.

8. Millennial culture:

Millennial culture is not knowing what your own ringtone sounds like because your phone’s been on vibrate since 2009

9. Boomer culture:

Boomer culture is holding a phone in one hand and typing with the others pointer finger while squinting at the screen like it’s the sun

10. Millennial culture:

millennial culture is watching tv while also being on ur phone and laptop at the same time

11. Boomer culture:

Boomer culture is owning a printer

12. Millennial culture:

Millennial culture is trying to find recommendations for moving companies and realizing that none of your friends have ever owned furniture nice enough to move from one city to another.

13. Boomer culture:

Boomer culture is going out of your way to thank your server/bartender for “actually having plastic straws for once”... like, I know right? Eff the environment! #okayboomer

14. Millennial culture:

Millennial culture is preaching about the importance of paper straw while drinking out of a plastic cup

15. Boomer culture:

boomer culture is having enough lawn chairs in ur trunk for the whole block

16. Millennial culture:

millennial culture is needing a desk but not being able to afford a chair for it

17. Boomer culture:

Boomer culture is sharing a lengthy post on Facebook about how socialism kills children’s pets with a picture of the Joker, adding the caption “This hits the nail, right on the head .”

18. Millennial culture:

Millennial culture is unfriending people (usually from high school) on Facebook on their birthdays because you didn't realize you were still Facebook friends with them.

19. Boomer culture:

Boomer culture is saying "wow, how ever do you afford $11 for Hulu?" when they sit there watching $60 / month cable TV talking on a $40 / month landline phone.

20. Millennial culture:

Millennial culture is looking at listed houses on Zillow but knowing you'll never be able to be a home owner.

21. Boomer culture:

boomer culture is clicking on pop-up ads and then blaming the company that manufactures the computer when they get a virus

22. Millennial culture:

millennial culture is pretending you know less about technology than your sibling so don’t have to “fix” them for your parents.

23. Boomer culture:

baby boomer culture is *walks into store and finds first employee* “where is (easily locatable item that i can easily find but will not for some reason)?”

24. Millennial culture:

Millennial Culture is ordering groceries to be delivered, but also checking in with your shopper to make sure the store isn’t too busy or emotionally/socially overwhelming.

25. Boomer culture:

Boomer culture is informing someone of whether or not there are capital letters in an email address.

26. Millennial culture:

Millennial culture is getting a Happy Birthday email from your student loan provider.

27. Boomer culture:

Boomer culture is having such storied, rock solid employment that you use your work email for all your personal matters.

28. Millennial culture:

Peak Millennial Culture is being scared of getting fired from a job you don't even want

29. Boomer culture:

Baby Boomer culture is yelling at their kids for being on their phones too much while typing up some incoherent facebook rant just so they can fight with strangers

30. Millennial culture:

Millennial culture is avoiding phone calls and flinching when you see the voicemail notification.

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