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    Posted on 20 Jun 2017

    23 Things Our Future Children And Grandchildren Will Just Never Understand

    "If you record over my video tape you will burn in hell."

    1. The fact we used to have phones attached to the wall so you couldn't walk around while talking.


    2. And having to disconnect from the internet when your mum or dad wanted to use the phone.

    3. The children of the future will never, ever have to deal with the dial-up sound that haunted you.

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    4. Or the pressure of taking a photo and hoping for the best as you waited for your film to be printed.

    5. The kids of tomorrow will never understand the wrath of your siblings if you accidentally taped over their video.

    6. Then there was going to an actual store filled with videos and DVDs when you wanted to watch a movie.

    7. Or browsing the weekly TV guide in hopes there was a good movie on for the weekend.

    8. They'll never, ever understand the devastation of Geri leaving the Spice Girls.

    I think if Geri had just stayed in the Spice Girls for one more album, world peace would have been achieved. So th…

    A HUGE moment tbh. Not even Zayn leaving One Direction could top this shock.

    9. Or the sheer joy of a new Harry Potter book coming out.

    10. Our future children and grandchildren will 100% laugh at the fact we upgraded from a Walkman to a Discman.

    11. Before embracing the technology that was an iPod, and feeling like we had hit peak technology.

    12. Nor will they ever understand the frustration that came with this.

    13. Or the lengths we used to go in order to ~game~.

    14. And let's be real, they will 100% never understand this game... probably because most of us didn't either.

    15. Our future grandchildren's projects will probably be all submitted online, with no WordArt title page necessary.

    16. They'll never have the problem of sitting at the computer for an extra couple minutes, making sure it was safe to turn off.

    17. And they'll never suffer through downloading songs on Limewire, and hoping it wouldn't kill the home computer in the process.

    18. The future generation will never know a world without Google.

    There was a time before Google where you could say what ever you want and nobody could prove you wrong without going to the library.

    19. Or the disappointment of buying a new CD and not having the lyrics in the booklet.


    Because... you couldn't then Google it.

    20. They'll never get the same excited nerves that happened when your teen crush logged in to MSN messenger.

    I was so extra in gr 7/8 I would rename songs in my iTunes to whatever my crush was listenin to then msn them like "no wayyyy same song!"

    And then logging in and out until they finally said hello to you.

    21. Or the pressure of trying to take the perfect MySpace shot.

    22. They'll never need to worry about having extra coins in order to call home and get your parents to pick you up.

    23. And I mean, even though no one knows what phones will look like in the upcoming years, it’s safe to say the future generation will 100% never have this problem.

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