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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Backtrack: HBO

When cable TV first came out, most people got it for the clear reception but not necessarily for any additional content. That changed when HBO hit the market. Being able to watch full movies without commercials revolutionized TV and showed what cable could be. It was like coming out of the dark ages for us Generation X’ers!

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Show Notes

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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

Godzilla!

GenXGrownup
As a GenX kid, one of the best ways to spend a rainy Saturday afternoon was to tune your local UHF station for a monster movie marathon.
Listen to Godzilla!