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: Memorable TV Events

One of the defining experiences of growing up a GenX’er was appointment TV. When breaking news hit, you watched it live as the newscasters struggled to get the facts. When important shows came on, you planned your time so you can watch it when it came on, and when major events occurred, you were glued to the set because you didn’t want to miss anything. Unfortunately, a lot of the important things we remember most are not the happiest memories but they will remain with us for the rest of our lives.

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Blackout, Google Home Mini, & What Remains of Edith Finch

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This week George and Mo talk about two amazing series in their second season and Jon changes things up with his new podcast discovery! As usual we have much more including yet another mobile app time waster!
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Backtrack: One-Hit Wonders of the '80s

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WARNING: Listening to this episode could result in incessant humming, loud singing in your car, or in some extreme cases, earworms. The only known treatment is to listen to some of GenXGrownUp’s favorite one-hit wonders of the 1980s
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Avengers Endgame, Mortal Kombat 11, & Ossii Sound Glasses

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Like everyone else, we hash out Avengers Endgame, but even we know there is so much more to life! Jon talks about the shows that have been renewed (or had better be), George gets mad at Jon for not watching Cobra Kai, and Mo talks about a (relatively) new superhero TV show that’s a little offbeat!
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Backtrack: Ads in Old Comic Books

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Come take a trip with us to look back on some of the strange, bizarre, and downright impossible things that were promised in old comic book advertisements.
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