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Baby Boomers then and now


I received the following from a frend in Texas. It is so true, so true. I just had to share it for all of us to reflect.
(It helps me to understand my son a little better.)

Then Now
Killer Weed Weed Killer
Being caught with Hustler magazine Being caught by Hustler magazine
Hoping for a BMW Hoping for a BM
The Grateful Dead Dr. Kevorkian
Getting out to a new, hip joint Getting a new hip joint
Moving to California because it's cool Moving to California because it's warm
Being called into the principal's office Storming into the principal's office
Peace Sign Mercedes Logo
OJ, cutting & slashing OJ, cutting & slashing
Getting your head stoned Getting your headstone
The Making of the President The making of the President
Going blind REALLY going blind
Long hair Longing for hair
Acid rock Acid reflux
Worrying about no one coming to your party Worrying about no one coming to your funeral
President Johnson The President's johnson
Fighting to get rid of the lying President Fighting to keep the lying President
The perfect high The perfect high-yield mutual fund
Elvis in the army Elvis in a UFO
Keg EKG
Swallowing acid Swallowing antacid
You're growing pot Your growing a pot
Watching John Glenn's historic flight with your parents Watching John Glenn's historic flight with your kids
Trying to look like Marlon Brando or Elizabeth Taylor Trying not to look like Marlon Brando or Elizabeth Taylor
Passing the driving test Passing the vision test
Seeds and stems Roughage
Popping pills, smoking joints Popping joints
Whatever? Depends
Off the pigs No bacon please, I'm watching my cholesterol
Ommmmmm Ummmmm
Our president's struggle with Fidel Our president's struggle with fidelity