What is the minimum number of years something has to exist

Before they can start using the “Since…” tag line?
For me, I want at least 100 on the clock.
Any gratuitous examples of premature “since” claims?
Great thread.

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yeah i’d agree. i’d accept just shy of 100 though. like ‘since 1925’ still feels solidly old timey

Thought this was a self answering thread

It’s 30 years offline for me, 7 years online

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This is a bad one
“World’s largest milkshake bar company”
Something odd going on there, like other places don’t call themselves a bar.

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25 years feels like a good long time to perfect a product, imo

At least three years older than me.

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The company that installs bars and counters in milkshake shops

Estate agents are really bad for this btw. They’ll happily bang on about how they were established last year.

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“Est. 2014”

Sign went up in 2020.

  • Fine
  • Hold your horses

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That sign is going to look really cool and authentic in 2064

1979 or earlier

i loved going to svalbard in the arctic for this (and to a lesser extent, trømso) - because they were only inhabited relatively recently there are signs up everywhere like ‘the newest pub in svalbard, established 1956’