Lambos to the moon. It was an era of unending prosperity and optimism. Families prospered, inflation was beaten and credit was easy to get at near-zero rates. Ordinary men and women were flipping mortgaged property, betting on cryptocurrencies and collecting NFTs. Stock markets kept rising inexorably to unprecedented levels, while house values soared to what looked like a permanently high plateau…
Social mobility was bunk
“The Boomer Legacy” is satirical exploration of the impacts of those born 1949—1964. With pictures.
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What is a “boomer” ?
“Baby Boomer” refers to someone born in the two decades following World War Two, when the sustained average total fertility rate was greater than 3.0 babies per woman.
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