said by cork1958:They were given "hand outs" back then too, it just was not realized because it was a lot more integrated into the family values and way of life. said by whoaru99:
I remember when gas was under $1 a gallon and old timers tell me you used to be able to buy a glass of beer for a nickel...
You must be a real youngster, if that's the cheapest you remember gas?
When I got my very first car, at age 16, gas was 32 cents a gallon!
Some how I think this topic is getting way off track?!
As far as todays generation vs. my generation, the kids are so used to handouts, they don't have a clue what to do after school, which is half the reason the we are so messed up in this country.