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 Generation X'ers who have refused to grow up.

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Backtrack: GenX Music Platforms

As a GenX'er I still remember the thrill of buying a new record album, running home and carefully opening the record, putting it on the turntable, then listening to the entire album while looking through the album cover for behind-the-scenes pictures and lyrics. I'm not saying that this is better than CDs or digital downloads but it was a different experience. In this week's podcast we think back on those days and how records and tapes influenced our lives.

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Backtrack: Memorable TV Events

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One of the defining experiences of growing up a GenX’er was appointment TV.
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The Twilight Zone, Fidget Puzzle Cube, & LEGO DC Super Villains

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This week Jon finds a mockumentary-turned-TV-series, Mo (and the rest of the team) discuss the new reboot of Twilight Zone, and George shows his evil side by introducing a great mobile game for us all to waste time on!
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Backtrack: Going to the Movies

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In this Backtrack, we have a ton of fun talking about movie-going experience growing up, how the movies themselves have changed, and how they compare to today!
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Love Death + Robots, 8Bitdo Controller, & Opus Magnum

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This week Mo is disappointed in a movie he was looking forward to, Jon finally gets a good night’s sleep thanks to a gadget he found, and George (and the rest of us) gush over the latest episode of the Orville!
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