GenXGrownUp

You have to grow older, but you don't have to grow up...

We're Generation X'ers who spent our childhood immersed in the music, movies, games, and pop culture of the 70s, 80s, & 90s, and all that stuff shaped who we are today as adults. GenXGrownUp looks at yesterday and today through the eyes of Gen X'ers who refuse to grow up.

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We watch what happens when women in Victorian London develop superpowers, try yet another new way to replay some classic Atari 2600 titles, and check out a new party word-game where you fill in a film’s missing dialogue!

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Show Notes

Recent Episodes

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Mister Rogers

GenXGrownup
We remember a man who spent more than four decades creating quality children’s television programming and if you watched TV growing up as a GenX’er, he was probably one of your childhood friends.
Listen to Mister Rogers

Godzilla vs. Kong, Mpow X6 Earbuds, & Peek a Phone

GenXGrownup
We take to the skies with Amazon Prime’s new animated superhero series, find out if you can get a pair of quality wireless earbuds for under $50, and play a mobile puzzle game that’ll make you feel like a hacker detective!
Listen to Godzilla vs. Kong, Mpow X6 Earbuds, & Peek a Phone

Answering Machines

GenXGrownup
Before the rise of smartphones, voicemail, and texting, the way we avoided missing important calls was with a tape recorder plugged into the wall.
Listen to Answering Machines

Justice League: Snyder Cut, Amazon Mesh Wi-Fi 6, & I Love Hue 2

GenXGrownup
We talk about how the COVID vaccine affected a small, animated mountain town, review some new tech from Amazon to supercharge your home wi-fi, and absorb your free time with an addicting little color-matching mobile game!
Listen to Justice League: Snyder Cut, Amazon Mesh Wi-Fi 6, & I Love Hue 2

More about GenXGrownUp

"Founded in 2017, GenXGrownUp is a content creation organization dedicated to celebrating the nostalgia of growing up in the 70s, 80s, and early 90s. Our productions focus on media, games, tech, toys, comics, and pop culture of yesterday and today through the eyes of Generation X'ers who have refused to grow up."

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The Team

Jon Reddick

Owner/Founder
Jon Reddick is a well-credentialed nerd of the 80s, classic game fan, and technology geek and he merged those interests into the creation of GenXGrownUp.

George Sumpter

Marketing Director
George Sumpter is a lifetime lover of all things geek and is always ready with an insightful quip or story to entertain.

Mo Smith

Digital Project Manager
Mo’s first exposure to geek nirvana was Dungeons and Dragons back in the 70’s had the luck to grow up along side video games, role playing games, comics, TV and computers.