I am NOT a millennial. I WAS born the generation before this guy. I DO know many millennial – born adults adults who fall into the stereotypes he described. Some of the traits bug me. Some of the traits ARE me. I may be a couple decades older but I’ve evolved with the times and technogy and often have my nose in my phone when i should, perhaps, be more engaged with the people around me. Good read.
As a person born in the 90s, I am classified as a millennial, which means I am everything that is wrong with the world today. I stare at a screen instead of talking to people. I expect everything handed to me. I am lazy. I binge watch television shows. I overuse the word “binge”. I expect a trophy when I fail. I take selfies everywhere. I am narcissistic. I am entitled. I don’t read the newspaper. I spend too much time on “The Twitter.”
Or at least that’s how I’m categorized.
As if I’m a book and my date of birth is the summary on the back, telling everyone exactly what I’m about.
I feel as though there is a sense of pride that people have for growing up when they did. I look back on the 90s and am thrilled to call that decade my childhood. Just as people born in…
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