#MyAgeInAPhrase is trending on Twitter and the answers are all different and brilliant
"Back in my day"...
Twitter is a fantastic place where people just start random hashtags about anything in the hope that a big old thread of answers will follow.
We don't know who exactly started this one but hats off to them whoever it was.
My age in a phrase is trending on tinder and what is so fantastic about it is that, while it gives you a fair idea of what era the person might be from, it doesn't actually reveal their proper age.
The feed was refreshing every few seconds with tens of answers each time but here are a few that we decided to pick out and talk about.
#MyAgeInAPhrase I'm "waiting for mom to get off the phone so i can use the internet" old
— Aviance (@Avi427) July 13, 2017
What a pain that used to be, you'd be just set up nicely on Bebo and the next thing, bang, someone would ring the phone. Disaster.
I'm "saw Queen with Freddie Mercury" old. #MyAgeInAPhrase
— Lisa Person (@LisaPersona) July 13, 2017
Lisa, count yourself extremely lucky.
— Samantha Faith Ⓥ (@jennythefriend) July 13, 2017
Ross is one of the funniest characters on Friends. This phrase is still thrown out from time to time and whether you watched Friends in real time back in the 90s or know this from the millions of re-runs, it's still a classic.
I'm "In west Philadelphia born and raised, on the playground was where I spent most of my days" years old.
— Nkechi diallo (@NkechiDiallo) July 13, 2017
"Chilling out maxing, relaxing all cool and all shooting some b-ball outside of the school."
— Just call me Alice (@AMUSINGALICE28) July 13, 2017
So much money was spent on these stupid things, how did we thing they were cool?
I am 'the lucky Disney Channel generation that produced half the stars around today' old #MyAgeInAPhrase
— Allie Poynor (@TVenthusiast12) July 13, 2017
The Suite Life, That's So Raven, Wizards of Waverly Place, Hannah Montana, we honestly could keep going.
#MyAgeInAPhrase I'm "Be Kind, Please Rewind" years old.
— Donald Huddleston (@Donnythedingo) July 13, 2017
By the time you got to the start of the tape, you didn't even want to watch it anymore.
I'm "I watched the first moonwalk on a black and white TV" old #MyAgeInAPhrase
— Scott Williams (@jswilliams1962) July 13, 2017
Not sure if Scott is referring to the first time someone landed on the moon or if he's on about Michael Jackson's moonwalk.
— Shea Browning (@SheaBrowning) July 13, 2017
Shea, we salute you and your honesty.
— Roger Kentfield (@RogerKentfield) July 13, 2017
All together now, Kel loves orange soda.
#MyAgeInAPhrase I'm " come home when the streetlights come on" old.
— Alisa D Strickland (@alisadalestrick) July 13, 2017
When it gets dark it's time to come home but only after you finished 'next goal wins'.
#MyAgeInAPhrase I'm "MTV used to show music videos" years old.
— Scott Winchester (@Speer989) July 13, 2017
Now that, is the definition of the good old days.
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