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BigmanPigman

(51,750 posts)
Wed Feb 26, 2020, 02:18 AM Feb 2020

DU Poll: Which age group do you belong in: [View all]


250 votes, 0 passes | Time left: Unlimited
Under 25
1 (0%)
25-35
5 (2%)
36-45
25 (10%)
46-55
41 (16%)
56-65
80 (32%)
66-75
79 (32%)
75-85
19 (8%)
86+
0 (0%)
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I am 76! Never thought I'd live this long! n/t CaliforniaPeggy Feb 2020 #1
Well, keep it up! The world needs beautiful souls like you! scarletwoman Feb 2020 #7
Aw, thank you, my dear scarletwoman! CaliforniaPeggy Feb 2020 #8
thank god you have!, many years to go Demonaut Feb 2020 #12
I sure hope so, and what a kind thing for you to say! CaliforniaPeggy Feb 2020 #104
The musician Eubie Blake was quoted at the age of 95... mitch96 Feb 2020 #95
Yup. That's one of my mottos too! CaliforniaPeggy Feb 2020 #103
At 78 I say/think that frequently Srkdqltr Feb 2020 #105
Hunter S. Thompson said.... A HERETIC I AM Feb 2020 #137
Loved line too mitch96 Feb 2020 #161
This message was self-deleted by its author Celerity Feb 2020 #131
Awww....thank you my dear Celerity! My sister from another mother! CaliforniaPeggy Feb 2020 #147
You are So right snowybirdie Feb 2020 #159
Thanks for doing this. The trick now will be to keep it kicked for several days in order to get scarletwoman Feb 2020 #2
Would it stay up longer if I posted it in a different forum? BigmanPigman Feb 2020 #3
I think it's better here in GD - more people will see it. Besides kicking, you can also scarletwoman Feb 2020 #4
Here is fine, just remember to kick for visibility appalachiablue Feb 2020 #5
I think it helps to Rec it, too, so it shows up on the Home page and the Greatest page. (nt) scarletwoman Feb 2020 #6
For sure! appalachiablue Feb 2020 #9
I might as well ask... SkyDaddy7 Feb 2020 #15
I think it is a DU thing. BigmanPigman Feb 2020 #19
Thanks!! SkyDaddy7 Mar 2020 #171
Incredible. At 61 votes, 73% are 56 and older. nt progree Feb 2020 #10
old rules!!!!!1!!!! Demonaut Feb 2020 #11
kick lamp_shade Feb 2020 #13
I'll be interested to see what it looks like after a few days. Stonepounder Feb 2020 #14
Ok Boomers IcyPeas Feb 2020 #16
This is fascinating quakerboy Feb 2020 #17
was thinking the exact same thing... explains a lot -n/t Locrian Feb 2020 #101
Didn't realize this forum skewed older budkin Feb 2020 #18
Yep. Buckeye_Democrat Feb 2020 #21
Me, too happybird Feb 2020 #100
We've periodically done age polls like this over the life of DU, and the over 50 cohort has always scarletwoman Feb 2020 #22
Hell, scarletwoman, I was 48 when DU opened, dmr Feb 2020 #74
Yup - it's kind of weird to think of how many years have gone by. scarletwoman Feb 2020 #125
agree. but i didn't find du until 2004 orleans Feb 2020 #150
Many of us were in 2 age groups younger mnhtnbb Feb 2020 #23
16 years in May for me Zing Zing Zingbah Mar 2020 #174
It was obvious to me JonLP24 Feb 2020 #28
A lot of us joined 20 years ago. We were younger then. yardwork Feb 2020 #119
Kick Sedona Feb 2020 #20
I don't get it DFW Feb 2020 #24
It's just cosmic, man... scarletwoman Feb 2020 #25
That must be it! DFW Feb 2020 #46
37 nt Quackers Feb 2020 #26
We be old. Croney Feb 2020 #27
Just made the half century mark last week. BlueTsunami2018 Feb 2020 #29
I don't know how 73 is supposed to feel, but, mentally I feel much as I did in my 30's. Arkansas Granny Feb 2020 #34
Old is Gold (And Reagan wasn't a Boomer, contrary to what some think) appalachiablue Feb 2020 #30
kick Kurt V. Feb 2020 #31
We are MFM008 Feb 2020 #32
Nah! We're the One Foot in the Grave Club now. lunatica Feb 2020 #47
K&R Bettie Feb 2020 #33
Still adapting to being middle aged. bluedigger Feb 2020 #35
Happy Birthday PRETZEL Feb 2020 #38
Thanks, and back at ya! bluedigger Feb 2020 #40
I'll be 70 *gag* *choke* *gag*. Is that still middle age too?? a kennedy Feb 2020 #52
Your body will malaise Feb 2020 #59
By the standards set by our candidates, you're still middle aged. bluedigger Feb 2020 #72
No! Mossfern Feb 2020 #92
Why do I love you..... a kennedy Feb 2020 #112
Um...since when is 60 middle aged? llmart Feb 2020 #73
Personally Mossfern Feb 2020 #94
So, I've been here for years Mossfern Feb 2020 #36
Just turned 61 PRETZEL Feb 2020 #37
Kick Beringia Feb 2020 #39
About as many over 86 as under 35? Yep, a representative cross section of America alright n/t Tom Rinaldo Feb 2020 #41
Pre-embryonic MyNameGoesHere Feb 2020 #42
I must say this poll is surprising. OliverQ Feb 2020 #43
Definitely explains a lot jimfields33 Feb 2020 #51
I'm the exception to your conjecture. VOX Feb 2020 #83
Exact same thing came to my mind. nt Quixote1818 Feb 2020 #108
I'm 63 Raftergirl Feb 2020 #44
I'm 19 Jchall2000 Feb 2020 #78
That still doesn't Raftergirl Feb 2020 #88
Glad you're here! yardwork Feb 2020 #120
Finally someone younger than me, lolol! Celerity Feb 2020 #155
Actually many do on things like Reddit HopeAgain Feb 2020 #80
Great point. Raftergirl Feb 2020 #89
Giving this another morning kick. (nt) scarletwoman Feb 2020 #45
I noticed something that might just be coincidence LakeArenal Feb 2020 #48
No. Not at all. rzemanfl Feb 2020 #56
I concur -- true for me too unc70 Feb 2020 #61
That's an interesting observation. TwilightZone Feb 2020 #91
Kick TwilightZone Feb 2020 #49
Kicking this. a kennedy Feb 2020 #50
K&R. Two age brackets younger when I signed up. n/t rzemanfl Feb 2020 #53
I'm old now. hamsterjill Feb 2020 #54
Funny you should ask. lpbk2713 Feb 2020 #55
Happy birthday! rzemanfl Feb 2020 #57
Happy birthday! Lindsay Feb 2020 #60
Happy Birthday! scarletwoman Feb 2020 #62
Thank you all very much. lpbk2713 Feb 2020 #67
K & R malaise Feb 2020 #58
Kick TexasProgresive Feb 2020 #63
Old enough... LanternWaste Feb 2020 #64
This time of day it's a lot of us old folks. Liberal In Texas Feb 2020 #65
I posted it at 10:15PM last night. BigmanPigman Feb 2020 #87
45 - Too young for DU and too old for reddit cemaphonic Feb 2020 #66
same here Piasladic Feb 2020 #90
I knew DU trended "older," but sheesh. For some reason we all seemed a lot younger in 2001! Hekate Feb 2020 #68
I May Be Old--But I can be as Immature as the Next Guy Stallion Feb 2020 #69
Kickin' with my PF Flyers. Now that's old. yonder Feb 2020 #70
There have never been data more self-evident. Act_of_Reparation Feb 2020 #71
Ain't that the truth! A HERETIC I AM Feb 2020 #134
K&R nt lillypaddle Feb 2020 #75
Could'a guessed the age distribution HopeAgain Feb 2020 #76
This explains sooooo much. LaurenOlimina Feb 2020 #77
wow! Dyedinthewoolliberal Feb 2020 #79
"Which age group do I belong in? handmade34 Feb 2020 #81
I question that as well. Dagstead Bumwood Feb 2020 #110
I'm 74, but... Neon Gods Feb 2020 #82
Wait! STOP! Hold the presses. "Belong IN" not "belong to." rzemanfl Feb 2020 #84
Perfect. cwydro Feb 2020 #86
I was so much older then...🎶🎶 LakeArenal Feb 2020 #85
I love that song! Totally Tunsie Feb 2020 #149
I'll be 75 later this year Glorfindel Feb 2020 #93
ME TOO! n-a Ernesto Mar 2020 #172
Hey, Ernesto! Looks like you got to Vietnam just about the time I left Glorfindel Mar 2020 #173
I've always been told that I have an old soul. spicysista Feb 2020 #96
I'm 36. Turin_C3PO Feb 2020 #97
Kick GreenPartyVoter Feb 2020 #98
Looks like everybody should be careful about who's fucking lawn they walk on around here. Captain Stern Feb 2020 #99
Which one do I "belong in" jberryhill Feb 2020 #102
You noticed that too. I am trying to get mine changed to under 25. n/t rzemanfl Feb 2020 #106
Judging by the frequency with which people tell me to "grow up" or "act my age"... jberryhill Feb 2020 #107
hmmm, I didn't realize DU skewed quite so wise. Afromania Feb 2020 #109
KICK! bluestarone Feb 2020 #111
My age group: Somewhere between 40 and Death. Golden Raisin Feb 2020 #113
GO KATMONDOO!!! Skittles Feb 2020 #114
Only 2 under 25? Kermit the Prog Feb 2020 #115
I think it should be 3 for that age group. BigmanPigman Feb 2020 #117
Needs to be over 100 Kermit the Prog Feb 2020 #126
3 now! We are legion. Lololol Celerity Feb 2020 #156
19, 20 in a month LaelthsDaughter Feb 2020 #116
Welcome to DU! BigmanPigman Feb 2020 #118
Welcome to DU!! (eom) StevieM Feb 2020 #122
Finally someone younger than me, you and Jschall2000 lolol! Celerity Feb 2020 #157
Evening kick - we're up to 487 participants, can we get to 500? scarletwoman Feb 2020 #121
The 56-65 age group is taking the lead now. BigmanPigman Feb 2020 #123
Yeah, I noticed that. Hasn't this been fascinating so far? scarletwoman Feb 2020 #127
Yes, I like visual aides BigmanPigman Feb 2020 #130
That's a wonderful thing about your 1st graders! scarletwoman Feb 2020 #132
This message was self-deleted by its author LaelthsDaughter Feb 2020 #124
kicking n/t ChazII Feb 2020 #128
Boomer for Sanders here. roody Feb 2020 #129
Please don't turn this into a Primaries thread - really don't want it to get locked. Thanks. scarletwoman Feb 2020 #133
Yikes. Do I have to think about this? n/t Laelth Feb 2020 #135
516 votes: 75% are 56 and over at this point. Kick & n/t progree Feb 2020 #136
Face it I'm older than dirt abakan Feb 2020 #138
I see we are a predominantly older group gopiscrap Feb 2020 #139
I'm surprised by the results so far. Still Sensible Feb 2020 #140
I'm not. k2qb3 Feb 2020 #141
Should change the name to Democrats Nearly Underground. k2qb3 Feb 2020 #142
Ouch! scarletwoman Feb 2020 #146
HA! BigmanPigman Feb 2020 #148
that's kind of hysterical! orleans Feb 2020 #151
I beleive Du has always been on the older side. At least as long as I've been here. 2008. Kaleva Feb 2020 #143
Well, which age group do I belong in Maru Kitteh Feb 2020 #144
56 MerryBlooms Feb 2020 #145
i wish you'd post this in the lounge orleans Feb 2020 #152
You could post the same poll in the Lounge yourself - or, you could invite Lounge folks to this scarletwoman Feb 2020 #153
i would but orleans Feb 2020 #163
Ah, sorry - I didn't notice your lack of a star. scarletwoman Feb 2020 #164
actually, i was just curious as to the most typical age range orleans Feb 2020 #170
This poll certainly explains why this place is so hopelessly jcmaine72 Feb 2020 #154
I am 68. gademocrat7 Feb 2020 #158
Frankly, I'm surprised. tavernier Feb 2020 #160
I did too. We need more whippersnappers. Nt raccoon Feb 2020 #162
The irony is, when DU first started lots of us were in the 40-50 age range. scarletwoman Feb 2020 #165
I know... tavernier Feb 2020 #166
It's been very sad to see some of the best minds from earlier days gone from here now. scarletwoman Feb 2020 #167
I didn't know there was 600 people on DU uponit7771 Feb 2020 #168
A lot of people from various countries come here for their news. BigmanPigman Feb 2020 #169
Overdue for a kick . . . Worried2020 Aug 2021 #175
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