26 Struggles People Under The Age Of 15 Will NEVER understand

Written by Baz in Internet

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Kids these days have got it so easy – especially when it comes to technology. They are part of the digital generation and are surrounded by technology and the internet and they are using smartphones, tablets, e-readers and computers every day.

But back in the day, if your're older than 15, then you'll probably remember a world where none of this existed, and certain things were…well a stuggle. So here's a trip down memory lane. Lets look at some of the things we used to struggle with. Once you've had a giggle at some of these, you might never take present day technology for granted ever again!

1. Remember in 2006 when you accidentally hit the internet button on your flip phone and then you had to press end 40 times to keep your parents from paying for such a luxury? (manuxinhace.tumblr.com)

Flip Phone
Twitter: @hwvrd

2. The never ending hunt for the perfect CD:
CD Folder
Twitter: @iAmPoeticSoul

3. The two worst words in the English language: NO DISC. 🙁

No Disc Funny Image
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4. Or the one worst thing that could happen to your CD

Scratched CD
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5. The dual devices dilemma

Mobile And IpodTwitter: @beckyyaworski

6. The endless search to find what you wanted

Endless Searching Windows 95
Twitter: @RapidRundowns

7. The only thing you could do when the internet went down

3D Pinball Space Cadet Game
Twitter: @FunnyPicsDepot

8. Trying to get the perfect ringtone so you could stunt on everyone

Finding The Perfect Ringtone
Twitter: @miss_neoentle

9. Seeing this and being like, “seems about right”

Long Estimated Time On Download Dialog
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10. Having to rewind movies on a tiny little TV

Rewinding Tapes
Twitter: @KleanBeatz

11. And doing this the entire time

Rewinding VHS Tapes Tweet
Twitter: @lindskramz

12. Or having to watch two VHS for one movie

VHS Tweet
Twitter: @nickkpisano

13. Or, heaven forbid, this happening

Broken VHS Tape
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14. The other five worst words in the english language

Running Out Of Space To Store SMS
Twitter: @90sdecade

15. Having to wait until 9

Mobile Phone Meme
Twitter: @PhoneLasso

16. Narrowly missing Cartoon Network and having to wait for the TV guide to scroll back around

TV Guide Meme
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17. Actually printing out and looking at physical directions

Printing Out Physical Directions
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18. Being stuck with this screen for about 20-30 minutes

Screen Drawing Issues Internet Explorer
Twitter: @CoolBeans0_o

19. The T9 struggle

T9 Struggle Meme
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20. Long drives with no light

Playing Gameboy In The Dark Meme
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21. Searching Limewire or Kazaa for the perfect song only to find it’s fake

Searching Limewire Or Kazaa For Music
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22. Struggling to come up with the perfect song lyric

Finding Song Lyrics
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23. Having to clean your balls

Cleaning Mouse Ball
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24. Karate chopping your ankles with a scooter every dang time

Scooter Meme
Twitter: @NoahTambunga

25. The ol’ manual shut-down

Windows Manual Shutdown
Twitter: @tunderscorem

26. And, of course, having a phone you didn’t need to charge every 15 minutes

Nokia Phone Holds Charge For A Long Time
Twitter: @TrxllStar

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