What were you doing today, 1/1/00, 1/1/90, 1/1/80, etc.?

Discussion in 'Community Discussion' started by 63dot, Jan 1, 2010.

  1. 63dot macrumors 603


    Jun 12, 2006
    kind of fun to see

    today - resting after having stayed up late for midnight to hang out and watch youtube music videos as 2010 rolled in

    2000 - watched over the ocean sitting on balcony at apartment when century came and end of the world didn't happen ;)

    1990 - living w/friend after having left the SF area and bad relationship

    1980 - high school student just about to discover girls and electric guitars and becoming an academic slacker after having been a high grades type of kid

    1970 - little kid living with my parents
  2. CaptMurdock Suspended


    Jan 2, 2009
    The Evildrome Boozerama
    2010 - 12 year old and I stayed up late after midnight to watch the Doctor Who episode "School Reunion" which had Sarah Jane Smith...

    2000 - Already answered in the other thread, but...Living in Garden Grove with the Mrs. and two sons. Laughing my ass off that the Y2K thing turned out to be bogus.

    1990 - At my friend's place (who has since passed away) recovering from the night before -- specifically an alcoholic concoction he invented called "Primordial Soup" that had me crawling from room to room on my hands and knees, kissing several of the female partygoers including several that I did not know before that night (but one I later dated).

    1980 - Living with my mother, wondering if it was possible for me to get out of high school early, even though there was no summer school to get advanced credit.

    1970 - Living with my mother and older siblings. I might have been at my father's house; my parents divorced while I was very young.
  3. Reventon macrumors 6502

    Jan 31, 2009
    Toronto, ON
    2010 - New Years with friends
    2000 - New Years with friends
    1990 - At home probably watching the New Years celebration on TV
    1980 & 1970 - Nothing at all, since I wasn't born yet
  4. dmr727 macrumors G3


    Dec 29, 2007
    Today: Nursing a hangover and watching football.

    2000: Nursing a hangover and watching football.

    1990: I don't remember.

    1980: I don't remember.
  5. laughingperson5 macrumors 6502

    Jan 2, 2009
    2010 - New Years Rockin Eve with Fergie and shet, then for lunch hang out with friends.

    2000 - Do not remember.

    1990 - Not born. :D

    1980 - Not born. ;)

    1970 - Not born. :cool:
  6. doubleohseven macrumors 6502a


    Jan 13, 2008
    Sydney, Australia
    2010 - Waking up at 1PM after falling asleep at 3AM :D then playing GTA4 for the majority of the day.

    2000 - Probably was at the beach with family...swimming in the surf...or I was playing Spyro the Dragon on PS1.

    1990 - Up in heaven? I didn't exist yet. :eek:
  7. bradl macrumors 68040


    Jun 16, 2008
    I'm game.

    2010: watching the Blue Moon over Lake Tahoe.

    2000: Watching fireworks getting set off over the roofs of every hotel/casino on Las Vegas Blvd, while watching planes take off and land at the airport.

    1990: Watching the first music video of the '90s on MTV. It was Black Velvet, by Alannah Myles. And yes, shocker of all shockers, kiddies, MTV did at one time actually play music videos, and they weren't all rap.

    1980: Playing with my first computer, thanks to my dad. I was the only 6 y.o. on in the neighbourhood with an Apple IIe.

    1970: wasn't born.

  8. Dagless macrumors Core


    Jan 18, 2005
    Fighting to stay in the EU
    2010- First big family new years party. Rockband 2 was involved.
    2000- With family. Spent running around the garden watching all the fireworks
    1990- With family. 4 years old so I don't remember much!
    1980- Wasn't invented yet.
  9. wvuwhat macrumors 65816


    Sep 26, 2007
    2010 - Taking care of a sincere hangover, eating pizza, and watching WVU football and basketball

    2000 - At a neighbors party with my mom, I was 14

    1990 - Probably watching Ninja Turtles

    1980 - Still 6 years away

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