"You were born in 1969? So you lived in the 80's?" he questioned.
"I sure did!"
"And people wore parachute pants back then didn't they?"
"Yes, but I never did," I said shuddering at the mere thought.
"And there was a video game with a triangle that shot at big slow moving rocks?"
"Ah, yes! Asteroids!" I used to love asteroids on the Atari.
"And Care Bears? What were those things?"
"Those were cute stuffed animals from a cartoon series. Where did you learn about all of this stuff?" I questioned, impressed with his knowledge of the eighties.
"Mad TV" was his answer.
Alfred E. Newman - teaching history since 1954.
What, me worry?