This is discussion archived from a time before the current discussion method was installed.
: So, is there a new The Gay Nineties
, a new "nostalgic time" for this generation?
: I think we've diversified, so that there's no longer just one decade we, or even just a single generation, are nostalgic about as a group.
Meanwhile, this YouTube
video got removed by it's uploader, so hopefully someone can find a replacement:
Disney cartoon should give you an idea how people remembered the time period.
Poor Klondike Gold Rush, no one seems to remember you...
Was it Jon Stewart
who commented that the title of "Oldest person in the world" is cursed, like "Number two in Al-Qaeda" or "Professor of Defense Against the Dark Arts at Hogwarts