The Generation Of Baby Boomers

1246 Words Nov 23rd, 2016 5 Pages
Every generation is separated into groups. Within a certain set of time, a significant amount of information can develop or change. A few years after the Great Depression the generation of Baby Boomers began ranging from 1946 to 1964. There were numerous inventions and improvements such as: cars, cell phones, and computers. Through the years 1996 to 2010 Generation Z stepped into the spotlight. Even though, start to finish there is a 64-year difference between the oldest and youngest of these two generations, there is something that holds them together, while at the same time makes them each unique. Between the generations there are the differences including lifestyles, forms of technology, how their health was taken care of, and which issues were more prominent yet having some similarities. One key difference between the two generations is their lifestyle. From cars to entertainment, there is a considerable gap. According to my aunt who is baby boomer, most of their entertainment came from listening to records or by playing outside with their next door neighbors; it was hard to do something with a friend who lived farther than you could walk (Lindsay). Cars could have helped solve this problem, however this generation had to make do with what they had. In most cases, families had only one car, but that did not stop people’s love for cars. “The automobile became a full-blown romance. Drive-in businesses made it possible for customers to bank, watch a movie, or eat a meal…
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