The callers tonight were moronic, as usual, and as I was driving home from the WNWS studio, I heard one guy make fun of my nasal, high-pitched voice. Sometimes this voice problem bothers me, but then I think if I’ve got an easily imitable and distinctive voice, it may be an advantage in getting public attention. Who knows? But I enjoyed doing the show.
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We find ourselves somewhere between teenage wasteland and mortgage payments,
granted a network of communication begging us to share our human experience. Many of
us are lonely, most of us are sleep-deprived, and whether it’s a bagel or life of fulfillment,
we’re all craving something. We check Twitter feeds, utilize hashtags, click, and like, and
share…and we are told to “get off our phones.”
Yes you might hear what’s coming out of a twentysomething’s mouth, but do you know what they’re really saying? Whether you’re a twentysomething yourself or someone who is trying to decipher twentysomethings on a daily basis, here’s the translation behind some of twentysomethings’ favorite phrases.
Taking our obsession with teenagers to the next level, we decided to just interview one. Just like any ol’ teenager who’s going to high school, waking up at 7 a.m. every morning, getting in fights with their parents, and dreaming of college. Perhaps by doing so, we could gain more insight into their fascinating world. We could start to remember more vividly what it was like for us back then.