Karen (aswanargent) wrote,
Karen
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Smile if you're 50

In case you haven't seen this week's LJ Spotlight, one of the communities being highlighted is fifty_something, which is just what it sounds like: a place where those of us who remember black and white television can come out and play without knowing we're the oldest people on our respective flists. I haven't done an introductory post yet, but have been reading lots of them today; much talk of kids, grandkids, and decades of marriage, but nary a word about anything too provocative (like, say, slash). It reminded me of a freshman mixer at college, with everyone on their best behaviour and looking around the room wondering where the common interests will be found, and who'll become a friend.

Come on over if you're interested, or just pass the word along. AARP membership is not required to join, lol!
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