Contrived ways of pointing out the passing of time

Although I do look at someone like Matt Johnson and think he is to me what (say) Thom York is to the Younger Generation

I don’t even like to think about how relatively little time homo sapien has been around.

Chill out marckee

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I didn’t say it was surprising! But I think a lot of people don’t know enough about ancient history to realise that Cleopatra and the Ptolemaic dynasty existed a looooong time after the Old Kingdom.

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I also realised that you could say the exact same thing about my example

but we wouldn’t because we are decent people.

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The beat(en) generation?

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yueah, sorry @hip_young_gunslinger

DiS is older than Trent Alexander-Arnold! (maybe)

obviously the elephant in the room -

How long have you wasted on this forum … then count that time backwards again. :frowning:

1992 :disappointed:

My first post on dis was closer in time to Vinadaloo topping the charts than it was to the present day.

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If they release Three Lions for this year’s world cup the lyrics would be 52 years of hurt rather than 30.

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Was recently enrolled into college by someone who wasn’t even alive when I was last in college, that the sort of thing you mean?

This one makes me want to cry a bit

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you won’t believe what the nurse on the cover of Enema of the State looks like now!

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This has absolutely done me for some reason. Good work, smee.

Edinburgh is further west than Bristol… in time

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the Earth has actually been closer to Saturn than it has been to Mars for 55 million of the last 100 million years.

alright, boff

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1990 :fearful: