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14 Pictures That Show How Much Childhood Has Changes

The world has come a long way.

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1. The cartoon kids today watch:

Awwwww... how wholesome.
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Awwwww... how wholesome.

2. The cartoon that you watched as a kid:

Wait... were they all this violent?
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Wait... were they all this violent?

3. How kids entertain themselves today:

A world of information and entertainment at their fingertips.
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A world of information and entertainment at their fingertips.

4. How you entertained yourself as a kid:

It had a lot fewer functions.
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It had a lot fewer functions.

5. How kids today build things:

With Minecraft, mostly.
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With Minecraft, mostly.

6. How you built things as a kid:

Just avoid stepping on any stray pieces with your bare feet.
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Just avoid stepping on any stray pieces with your bare feet.

7. How kids today get around:

The hoverboards we were always promised. Jokes on them though because they don't even hover.
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The hoverboards we were always promised. Jokes on them though because they don't even hover.

8. How you got around as a kid:

Okay, this isn't any cooler.
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Okay, this isn't any cooler.

9. The electronic gadget every kid today uses:

They're so intuitive, it feels like kids today are born knowing how to use them.
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They're so intuitive, it feels like kids today are born knowing how to use them.

10. The electronic gadget you used as a kid:

It was huge, beige and grimy. And we loved it!
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It was huge, beige and grimy. And we loved it!

11. How kids chat now:

Snapchat? Is that what it's called?
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Snapchat? Is that what it's called?

12. How you chatted as a kid:

It wasn't Snapchat, but you could destroy it after reading it.
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It wasn't Snapchat, but you could destroy it after reading it.

13. How kids today play outside:

Not looking great, kids.
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Not looking great, kids.

14. How you played outside as a kid:

Ok. Fine. Neither is great.

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