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of our age bracket, right? (I’m looking at you, My Little Ponies). But
oddly, my weaknesses tend a bit more towards the octogenarian set.
Examples?The Lawrence Welk Show
Yes. I’m not even being an ironic hipster here. I genuinely love this
slice of Americana. Those outfits! The dancing! The group singing! I
love Welk’s thick Midwestern accent. I love the bubbles at the beginning
of the show. I love it when the cameras pan the audience who are
dressed exclusively in polyester pants suits. It’s all so sweet and
wholesome and, I think, genuinely entertaining.Beets
And not just because they turn your pee pink! I love a nice beet pesto or a salad of beets and goat cheese. Root vegetables – not just for your grandma!Cabbage
love to slice it up and saute it with a bit of olive oil and heaps of
garlic. And yes, I’m sure my neighbors love it when I cook this.Bingo
totally not being a hipster here. I have been known to suggest the
bingo halls of rural Minnesota as a first date locale and then force my
date to mingle with the blue hairs while we search for B7.
I am quietly amassing quite the collection which I shamelessly attempt to match to the outfit I’m wearing. They’re useful and cute!
What are your age-inappropriate loves?