Sunday

Then And Now: 1970's vs 2010's

Movies and TV shows about the 70's sometimes look really cool, or sometimes really lame; 36 cent gasoline - heck yeah! Bell bottom jeans - not so much. Here are a few "then and nows"; see if you want to get hold of time-traveling DeLorean and head back...

THEN - - - NOW
Lava lamps, pet rocks - - - Twerking, planking  
Rotary phones - - - iPhones         
  No gum in school - - - No guns in school
  Avg unemployment = 15 wks - - - Avg unemployment = 37 wks 
         Boomers were smoking dope - - - Boomers are running government
US was #2 in GDP per capita - - - US is #13 in GDP per capita 
            Disco! - - - Justin Bieber!
                         Star Wars - - - Guardians Of The Galaxy
Pong, Space Invaders - - - World Of Warcraft    
Strawberry Shortcake - - - Raspberry Pi              
 James Bond Movies - - - James Bond Movies
    Concept Albums - - - LastFM, Spotify   


     


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