What did you call me?


I've been called a lot of things in my life...until now, "geriatric" is not one of them. But as a person on the tail end of the millennial generation, I guess that was exactly what I am. I'm coming up on 40 this fall and was born in 1981 and as such, there is a new label that is floating around, or at least new to me, for those of us born between 1980 and 1985....geriatric millennial.

According to an article by the New York Post, "Author Erica Dhawan coined the term to describe people born in the early 1980s, who are considered too old to be a regular millennial but still younger than any Gen Xers. This generationally homeless age group is often referred to as “cuspers” or “xenial.”

HERE is the full article.

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