I was born on April 4, 1968, and it was the same day Martin Luther King Jr was killed.
The average price of a house was $24,700
The average price of a new car was $2,822
Gasoline cost 34 cents a gallon
A loaf of bread cost 55 cents.
A gallon of milk: $1.05 per gallon
Eggs: 53 cents per dozen
Swanson TV dinner: 65 cents each
Kraft Deluxe Dinner 39 cents
Beef Chuck Roast 49 cents per pound
Famous people born the same year:
Lisa Marie Presley February 1st
Celine Dion March 30th
Will Smith September 25th
I am older than:
1968 Robert F. Kennedy Assassination, NASA’s Apollo 7 Mission Launches, The Beatles “White Album” Released, The ATM First Philadelphia Bank installs the first automated teller machine in the U.S.A.
1969 Laser printer
1971 Uno (card game), Personal computer, Floppy disk
1972 Video game console, Global Positioning System (AKA GPS)
1973 Mobile phone (AKA 1st Cellphone), Catalytic Converter, Personal watercraft (AKA The Jet ski)
1975 Digital camera
1978 Microwaveable Popcorn
1982 Digital Audio Compact Disc (AKA CD's)
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I remember the space shuttle explosion. I remember when Elvis Pressley died. CDs, VCRs personal computers and video games. I got to see the internet get big.
I got in trouble in school for saying a Space Shuttle Challenger explosion in a bad joke. What shampoo did the crew of the Challenger use? Head & Shoulders (I think that's how it went)
damn, thats cold.
Well Thats high school
Thanks for the MHO😎
@humanearth You might’ve gotten a bigger punishment for the joke than the people actually responsible for the explosion.
@Mangospacho in todays world I can see that
Ruh roh. I have a new bad joke. Cheslie Kryst just passed away. She may not have been a member of BLM. What group does she belong to? Black Lives Splatter.
@fjb2021 holy crap.
@exitseven I am sorry, in an effort to mitigate such a spontaneous thinking of the thoughts. Mental health is serious. If people are having severe depression, anxiety. Get it checked out.
@fjb2021 I like a joke as much as anyone but yeah suicide is not a laughing matter.
Well, it's a good thing is it not? Mental health awareness. May not be the right way, but get it out there.