Essay about Baby Boomers Versus The Younger Generations

760 Words Oct 29th, 2015 4 Pages
Views of Baby Boomers versus the Younger Generations
Baby boomers make up a large portion of our population in the United States of America. They receive a lot of recognition, and make a huge impact on the way many people think about modern communication devices, such as cell phones. Most people respect the views and opinions of these people, and a lot of the time agrees with them. However, the younger generations, such as myself, have our own views and opinions that could cause conflict with the views of the baby boomers. The use and importance of cell phones have become a popular debate between the two generations. Here are some reasons why our generations have different views on technology.
This generation is changing faster than any other generation before us, because of the rise of technology. Our generation has been given everything on a silver platter while other generations before us have had to work hard to get what they have. Most of the differences between this generation and baby boomers are how we communicate with each other. We would just text someone without even talking to them, baby boomers would send letters, talk to the person on the phone, or just talk to them in person. Being a part of this generation I really do think our communication skills have lacked a lot more than other generations including baby boomers.
There are seventy-seven million Baby Boomers and eighty- two million Millennials according to ncos.net. The main differences between baby…

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