Some things are amazing together. Peanut butter and jelly. Movies and snacks. Convertibles and sunglasses. But other combinations should definitely be avoided at all costs. Like, Cheetos and milk, or peanuts and Coke, or baby boomers and social media.
I can’t count on two hands the number of times I’ve tried to pry the phone out of my mother’s hands after she posts a private message to her whole Facebook wall, or chain-mail circulates a meme to my entire extended family on Whatsapp.
But it seems I’m not the only one who finds grownups using the internet, or at least attempting to use the internet, a hilarious sport.
Below, 26 times baby boomers really tried to make their mark online.
Cool new profile pic, dad.
Jane hasn’t quite figured out speech-to-text.
Thanks for the great review, Peter.
DON’T SCHOOL ME ON CAPS LOCKS. JEEZ.
So many things going on at once here!
Beautiful sentiment with the wrong emoji.
Who sang —
Lovely profile pic, pops.
Canoe for sale… not.
Confused the comment box with the Google search box. Whoops!
Excuse me, what?
Nice hacking job, dad.
Dan can’t take the timeline anymore.
Nice try, Deb.
I’m not a cop.
Couch for sale.
Carolyn won’t stand for plagiarism.
Where is this conversation taking place?
The most wholesome wholesome-meme.
She had enough of seeing chihuahua pics in the chihuahua Facebook group.
HIV positive or negative.
I think the only thing better than a dad joke is a mom joke.
Grandpa forgot he had another grandson 🙁
I would share this too if I had a copy machine.