2010: Baby Boomer Odyssey

As soon as I’m in my parents’ house – seconds after I drop my bags in the guest room and eat a cookie – they say: “Good. Now fix my computer.”  I lost my Facebook friends list. AIM says I have to upgrade but I don’t know how. Why is the toolbar on the side now? I don’t know how to click.

Maybe you also have Baby Boomer parents who are struggling to doggy paddle in an ocean of digital technology. In which case, you’ve probably also watched them while they’re working at their computers and had this thought:

Except the space shuttle never comes.


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