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16. what doyou consider the older generation ? Weiner is 47 this year
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  -Maybe "tweeting" and "sexting" is a generational thing? kentuck  Jun-10-11 10:56 PM   #0 
  - Yes. In my day, I would take Polaroid photos of my erect penis and send them by US mail  Nye Bevan   Jun-10-11 11:00 PM   #1 
  - lol. nt  Liquorice   Jun-10-11 11:11 PM   #15 
  - At least you had cameras. In my day we had to apply ink and jam it in a printing press.  JVS   Jun-10-11 11:47 PM   #49 
  - .  Nye Bevan   Jun-11-11 12:01 AM   #51 
  - In my day it was all illuminated manuscripts  Hardrada   Jun-11-11 01:17 AM   #63 
  - you're reaching really bad. guy's a slimey douche.  dionysus   Jun-10-11 11:03 PM   #2 
  - because you say so  Doctor Hurt   Jun-10-11 11:05 PM   #4 
  - no, because he is...  dionysus   Jun-10-11 11:09 PM   #10 
  - Yes he is.  emilyg   Jun-10-11 11:19 PM   #27 
  - If Thomas Jefferson had had a Blackberry, we'd still be British.  aquart   Jun-11-11 12:25 AM   #54 
     - Best quote of the day  LadyHawkAZ   Jun-11-11 12:27 AM   #55 
  - It's more that  Doctor Hurt   Jun-10-11 11:03 PM   #3 
  - Do you think it was ethical for AW to use his position in the Senate as a hook to troll for women?  PeaceNikki   Jun-10-11 11:06 PM   #5 
  - Hard to do since he isn't in the senate.  EFerrari   Jun-10-11 11:12 PM   #17 
  - lol, my error. Do you think it was ethical for AW to use his position in CONGRESS to troll?  PeaceNikki   Jun-10-11 11:13 PM   #20 
     - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Jun-11-11 12:14 AM   #52 
  - *shrugs*  Doctor Hurt   Jun-10-11 11:13 PM   #18 
  - He isn't a dumb man and he knew what would happen when he was caught.  PeaceNikki   Jun-10-11 11:19 PM   #28 
     - no denying he was foolish and incautious  Doctor Hurt   Jun-10-11 11:30 PM   #41 
        - I've never implied or said that I want him out.  PeaceNikki   Jun-10-11 11:36 PM   #46 
           - agreed then he was really dumb.  Doctor Hurt   Jun-10-11 11:40 PM   #47 
           - I've read many of your posts on this subject ....  etherealtruth   Jun-11-11 07:41 AM   #70 
  - First, you don't know that is what he did.  JDPriestly   Jun-11-11 12:38 AM   #57 
  - then weiner failed ethically. which is peoples issues.  seabeyond   Jun-10-11 11:08 PM   #9 
     - meh.  Doctor Hurt   Jun-10-11 11:17 PM   #25 
     - so you say as long as ethical... but fuck it if it hurt someone and meh with ethics... and THAT  seabeyond   Jun-10-11 11:20 PM   #31 
        - Don't put words in my mouth: I never said anything about Weiner's job  Doctor Hurt   Jun-10-11 11:25 PM   #38 
           - treating other people ethically when act out on these desires  seabeyond   Jun-10-11 11:30 PM   #42 
              - Disagree.  Doctor Hurt   Jun-10-11 11:34 PM   #45 
     - I'm much more concerned about the ethics of taking money from lobbyists  JDPriestly   Jun-11-11 12:44 AM   #58 
        - i was just arguing his initial post on ethics  seabeyond   Jun-11-11 07:21 AM   #67 
  - The problem I have is that DUer's think that "tweets" are reliable sources.  madinmaryland   Jun-10-11 11:06 PM   #6 
  - If I'm receiving tweets from verified accounts, then yes, those are reliable.  WorseBeforeBetter   Jun-10-11 11:20 PM   #30 
     - Ahh. It is not a difficult concept to grasp. The point is that so many DUer's and others  madinmaryland   Jun-11-11 12:23 AM   #53 
        - I meant those who don't grasp how Twitter works...  WorseBeforeBetter   Jun-11-11 01:09 AM   #62 
  - when has anyone ever held up hollywood for our kids....  seabeyond   Jun-10-11 11:06 PM   # 
  - You might be surprised at the 40- and 50-somethings doing this,  WorseBeforeBetter   Jun-10-11 11:06 PM   #7 
  - Meh. I'm 41 and I sext like a motherfucker.  Codeine   Jun-10-11 11:07 PM   #8 
  - Absolutely. Lots of people do it. It's perfectly normal.  PeaceNikki   Jun-10-11 11:09 PM   #11 
  - Exactly...they do it 'anonymous' so they can't get caught..  HipChick   Jun-10-11 11:15 PM   #22 
  - My 23 yr old and 14 yr old daughters deny this is common  riderinthestorm   Jun-10-11 11:09 PM   #12 
  - you are right. i hear from both my boys. there are many not into it. they see the repercussions  seabeyond   Jun-10-11 11:13 PM   #19 
  - There's not a single person at my work who hasn't sexted.  Codeine   Jun-10-11 11:21 PM   #33 
  - where the hell do you work? LOL  boston bean   Jun-10-11 11:31 PM   #43 
  - Grocery store. Grocery retail is a strange and terrifying world. nt  Codeine   Jun-11-11 02:05 AM   #64 
     - It certainly is.  Chan790   Jun-11-11 05:36 AM   #66 
        - I think your stepfather would enjoy the site "Not Always Right"  kentauros   Jun-11-11 05:55 PM   #71 
  - Not in my world. That shit will take you down asap. Reputation is everything  riderinthestorm   Jun-10-11 11:43 PM   #48 
  - That's why bogus e-mail/IM accounts are set up...  WorseBeforeBetter   Jun-10-11 11:27 PM   #39 
  - Flirting is normal. Sex-texting is extreme, but it does not involve physical  JDPriestly   Jun-11-11 12:58 AM   #59 
  - Well, it's a fad, really, is what it is. nt  bemildred   Jun-10-11 11:10 PM   #13 
  - I remember taking a psychology class in college...  kentuck   Jun-10-11 11:10 PM   #14 
  - what doyou consider the older generation ? Weiner is 47 this year  JI7   Jun-10-11 11:11 PM   #16 
  - I've seen this a lot with older men...  HipChick   Jun-10-11 11:19 PM   #29 
  - This father didn't think so..she's 14yr olds  HipChick   Jun-10-11 11:13 PM   #21 
  - what did i dooooo. lol. think she got another phone yet?  seabeyond   Jun-10-11 11:18 PM   #26 
     - As long as she lived under roof....she'd never be allowed one again..  HipChick   Jun-10-11 11:20 PM   #32 
        - my oldest didnt get a phone until 16....  seabeyond   Jun-10-11 11:23 PM   #35 
        - Yup, I pay the bill and own the phones. Maybe that's the key  riderinthestorm   Jun-10-11 11:31 PM   #44 
           - I will agree with you that it is unusual behavior. But it certainly beats  JDPriestly   Jun-11-11 01:05 AM   #60 
  - There is no shortage of electronic misbehavior by middle-agers  Sen. Walter Sobchak   Jun-10-11 11:15 PM   #23 
  - I'm the same age as Weiner and I don't do it.  CakeGrrl   Jun-10-11 11:16 PM   #24 
  - my hubby is a tech dude  seabeyond   Jun-10-11 11:25 PM   #37 
  - Only Perverts Do That Sort of Thing  SoDesuKa   Jun-10-11 11:22 PM   #34 
  - I use twitter more than almost anything else on line  EFerrari   Jun-10-11 11:25 PM   #36 
  - Yes, avoiding physical contact with members of the opposite sex.  JDPriestly   Jun-11-11 01:07 AM   #61 
  - I don't think it is a generational thing  LadyHawkAZ   Jun-10-11 11:28 PM   #40 
  - Mine find it gross...  Dappleganger   Jun-10-11 11:54 PM   #50 
  - Look, I wouldn't sex-text, and I don't think my children would.  JDPriestly   Jun-11-11 12:34 AM   #56 
  - At the MTV Awards show? Probably a spoof on all the celebs kissing at past shows.  eShirl   Jun-11-11 04:59 AM   #65 
  - Its not a yourner vs. older generational thing, its stupid versus smart thing.  aikoaiko   Jun-11-11 07:32 AM   #68 
  - Anthony ain't no kid.  WinkyDink   Jun-11-11 07:39 AM   #69 

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