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Growing Up X-ish: Notes from a Straddler

Selena’s Gen X article from a few weeks ago resonated with many people. I enjoyed it too, as I remember watching both Heathers and Reality Bites in my teens. On tape. Because I was too young for them when they first came out.

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Growing up X: From Heathers to Reality Bites

As a teenager in the late eighties, Winona Ryder was my hero.   An article in either Bop! or Tiger Beat once misidentified her birthday as the same as mine, so in my vapid teenage way I felt, you know, really connected to her.  I’m not sure if it was Dracula or finding out we were […]