21 Common But Unique Experiences From The Past

If you’re an older adult, what experiences from “back then” do you think younger generations would find strange or confusing? Share with us in the comments, or you can submit your story anonymously using this form! Note: Some responses have been edited for length and/or clarity. Source: https://www.buzzfeed.com/dannicaramirez/common-back-in-the-day-experiences-july-2024

17 Servers Revealed Experiences Of Working With Wealthy

“Once, I made a dessert for her mom (multiple different allergies) to celebrate her birthday. Well, this grown woman sobbed hysterically above the servers singing happy birthday because she couldn’t share her mom’s dessert.  Also, she tried to get latex balloons banned for all the guests staying in her resort, but then she would go …

28 Spooky Experiences That Still Haunt People Today

9. “Growing up, my brother and I were latchkey kids. I was in seventh grade, and my brother was around third grade (the early 2000s). We would be home alone from the time we got home from school until our mom got home around 6:00 p.m. One day, we were watching TV in our living …

"She Was 26 And Had No Idea What I Meant": 21 Older Adults Are Sharing The Unique Everday Experiences From The Past That Have Ceased To Exist Over Time

“We’d play outside in the neighborhood until the street lights came on: hopscotch, jump rope, rollerskating, and biking up and down the sidewalks. On hot summer nights, our parents sat on the porch and watched us. It was simpler back then.” View Entire Post › Source: https://www.buzzfeed.com/dannicaramirez/common-back-in-the-day-experiences-june-2024

"This Made My Husband A Believer:" 23 Unnerving, Real-Life Paranormal Experiences That Are Scary Enough To Be Their Own Horror Movies

As a wise blonde woman once said, you play stupid games (using a Ouija board), you win stupid prizes (being threatened by what is likely a demon). View Entire Post › Source: https://www.buzzfeed.com/angelicaamartinez/creepy-experiences-true-crime-paranormal-may-2024

Watch as this couple experiences a lifetime together in a single day

In this super-cool video from Field Day and Cut Video, a young engaged couple is given a rare opportunity to see how they might look 30, 50, and 70 years in the future. With the help of some seriously talented makeup artists, the couple ages before each other’s eyes. But, it’s the deep emotional impact …

Parents who grew up in the '70s and '80s remember the experiences that blow their kids' minds

Parents, do you think your child would be able to survive if they were transported back to the ’70s or ’80s? Could they live at a time before the digital revolution put a huge chunk of our lives online? These days, everyone has a phone in their pocket, but before then, if you were in …

11 Wild International Hotel Experiences People Shared

“We called the desk, and they said their hotel was full and that I should sleep in the same bed as my mom (which, of course, I didn’t want to do!). I was fuming! They said they couldn’t get a bed until the next day (I told them to bring back the bed that I …

A Guide To The Texas Eclipse Festival — Must-See Panels, Workshops, And Immersive Experiences

MERLE COOPER/UPROXX PSA: We’re just over a week away until one of the world’s most anticipated parties of the year, Texas Eclipse Festival. The festival – produced by legendary promoter Disco Presents and experiential event producers Probably Nothing – will welcome 40,000 attendees on April 5th-9th for a once-in-a-lifetime solar, social, and sonic event where …