1. Your grandma saved LIVES. During a war. In a skirt.
2. They paved the way for professional fighting as we know it today.
3. Their band was way cooler than yours.
4. Their cars looked like rocket ships and were built to last.
5. They didn't need TV to tell a damn good story.
6. Your grandma played baseball better than all the boys...
7. To be fair, your grandpa played too.
8. Even little kids were expected to pull their weight during the war.
9. Mobsters were the real deal...
10. ...and inspired some of the best contemporary dramas.
11. And THIS was common knowledge.
Feeling wimpy yet?
We thought so.