From: popinjay <paulpopinjay@sbcglobal.net>
Subject: Re: Too young for Shirley Temple
Full headers:
X-Received: by 10.200.40.56 with SMTP id 53mr2015308qtq.6.1512484528457;
Tue, 05 Dec 2017 06:35:28 -0800 (PST)
X-Received: by 10.31.41.81 with SMTP id p78mr258943vkp.2.1512484528230; Tue,
05 Dec 2017 06:35:28 -0800 (PST)
Path: news.netfront.net!border1.nntp.dca1.giganews.com!nntp.giganews.com!g35no393516qtk.1!news-out.google.com!t48ni941qtc.1!nntp.google.com!m31no393928qtf.0!postnews.google.com!glegroupsg2000goo.googlegroups.com!not-for-mail
Newsgroups: rec.gambling.poker
Date: Tue, 5 Dec 2017 06:35:28 -0800 (PST)
In-Reply-To: <46ac3b69-96de-42e7-86b4-8b4c09257481@googlegroups.com>
Complaints-To: groups-abuse@google.com
Injection-Info: glegroupsg2000goo.googlegroups.com; posting-host=2001:558:6012:3:65b0:9fc4:6c82:2108;
posting-account=d1PVKAoAAADguuVHWrfpPTDYHdAHy9dL
NNTP-Posting-Host: 2001:558:6012:3:65b0:9fc4:6c82:2108
References: <c9d1a604-4bd6-48c7-98e7-824858946c37@googlegroups.com> <46ac3b69-96de-42e7-86b4-8b4c09257481@googlegroups.com>
User-Agent: G2/1.0
MIME-Version: 1.0
Message-ID: <5cbdbd75-ec05-4ae0-b31c-6ed5e7658144@googlegroups.com>
Subject: Re: Too young for Shirley Temple
From: popinjay <paulpopinjay@sbcglobal.net>
Injection-Date: Tue, 05 Dec 2017 14:35:28 +0000
Content-Type: text/plain; charset="UTF-8"
Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable
Lines: 28
Print Article
Forward Article
On Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 6:25:04 AM UTC-8, yooper wrote:
> On Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 4:42:44 AM UTC-5, popinjay wrote:
> > Tonight while playing blackjack we were wondering who was the voice behind some Christmas music
they were playing.  I thought it might be Shirley Temple.  The young dealer of about 25 looked at me
confused.  Had no clue who Shirley Temple was.  I said she was a child movie star and that she grew
up to be an ambassador under Reagan.  Do you know who Reagan was?  "I've heard of him", said the
dealer.
> > 
> > The thing is, Shirley Temple was not MY generation, she was my PARENTS' generation, yet I still
know who the fuck Shirley Temple was.  These kids today, they don't know fuck.
> > 
> > PS: I know now that I got it wrong about Reagan, I checked when I got home, so no asshole like
Clave needs to tell me I was wrong, I already know.  But still, you get the drift of my post.
> 
> altho the kids of today have the same tiny brains we had, they have way more information to
process. remember we had 3 tv channels, the phone attached to the wall for limited use , and
information came from a 10 yr old set of encyclopedias, news came once a day on the evening news.
the hard drives in todays kid's  brains are full so they have to delete anything older than a week
to make room for the latest on lady gaga. (i know even she is dated already).



Johnny, I have asked young dealers lately if they saw the movie Casino.  Then I've asked if they
know who Robert DiNiro is.  No, and No.  Wtf?