Average Age of Parrotheads on BN

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What range does your current age fall into?

20's
11
6%
30's
35
20%
40's
59
33%
50's
62
35%
60's
12
7%
70's
0
No votes
 
Total votes: 179

Bfan53again
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Re: Average Age of Parrotheads on BN

Post by Bfan53again »

SeattleParrotHead wrote:I'm forty and a half . . . :wink:
Funny, but just last night we had dinner with friends who have 3 kids.

The oldest said he is 3-1/2, his sister said she is 2-1/2. I merely said at what age do we stop adding "half" to our ages?

Obviously at some point beyond 40, right? :D
On most days I say: "Wrinkles only go where the smiles have been...."
Sometimes I can only say: "There is no dumbass vaccine......"

If something or someone gets you down, just remember: "In a hundred years it all won’t matter.........."

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Re: Average Age of Parrotheads on BN

Post by SeattleParrotHead »

Bfan53again wrote:
SeattleParrotHead wrote:I'm forty and a half . . . :wink:
Funny, but just last night we had dinner with friends who have 3 kids.

The oldest said he is 3-1/2, his sister said she is 2-1/2. I merely said at what age do we stop adding "half" to our ages?

Obviously at some point beyond 40, right? :D
Yeah, except in my case 40 and a half = 60 . . . :-?
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Re: Average Age of Parrotheads on BN

Post by rmissbrook »

SeattleParrotHead wrote:
Bfan53again wrote:
SeattleParrotHead wrote:I'm forty and a half . . . :wink:
Funny, but just last night we had dinner with friends who have 3 kids.

The oldest said he is 3-1/2, his sister said she is 2-1/2. I merely said at what age do we stop adding "half" to our ages?

Obviously at some point beyond 40, right? :D
Yeah, except in my case 40 and a half = 60 . . . :-?
Hmmm, I don't use half any more. I just say I am celebrating the 25th anniversary of my 40th birthday. [smilie=happydance.gif]
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Re: Average Age of Parrotheads on BN

Post by Bfan53again »

SeattleParrotHead wrote:
Bfan53again wrote:
SeattleParrotHead wrote:I'm forty and a half . . . :wink:
Funny, but just last night we had dinner with friends who have 3 kids.

The oldest said he is 3-1/2, his sister said she is 2-1/2. I merely said at what age do we stop adding "half" to our ages?

Obviously at some point beyond 40, right? :D
Yeah, except in my case 40 and a half = 60 . . . :-?
I never did do well with all thet "new math" stuff....... :o :roll: :pirate:
On most days I say: "Wrinkles only go where the smiles have been...."
Sometimes I can only say: "There is no dumbass vaccine......"

If something or someone gets you down, just remember: "In a hundred years it all won’t matter.........."

Bfan53again
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Re: Average Age of Parrotheads on BN

Post by Bfan53again »

rmissbrook wrote:
SeattleParrotHead wrote:
Bfan53again wrote:
SeattleParrotHead wrote:I'm forty and a half . . . :wink:
Funny, but just last night we had dinner with friends who have 3 kids.

The oldest said he is 3-1/2, his sister said she is 2-1/2. I merely said at what age do we stop adding "half" to our ages?

Obviously at some point beyond 40, right? :D
Yeah, except in my case 40 and a half = 60 . . . :-?
Hmmm, I don't use half any more. I just say I am celebrating the 25th anniversary of my 40th birthday. [smilie=happydance.gif]
That works for me! :pirate:
On most days I say: "Wrinkles only go where the smiles have been...."
Sometimes I can only say: "There is no dumbass vaccine......"

If something or someone gets you down, just remember: "In a hundred years it all won’t matter.........."

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Re: Average Age of Parrotheads on BN

Post by SeattleParrotHead »

rmissbrook wrote:
SeattleParrotHead wrote:
Bfan53again wrote:
SeattleParrotHead wrote:I'm forty and a half . . . :wink:
Funny, but just last night we had dinner with friends who have 3 kids.

The oldest said he is 3-1/2, his sister said she is 2-1/2. I merely said at what age do we stop adding "half" to our ages?

Obviously at some point beyond 40, right? :D
Yeah, except in my case 40 and a half = 60 . . . :-?
Hmmm, I don't use half any more. I just say I am celebrating the 25th anniversary of my 40th birthday. [smilie=happydance.gif]
fortysix, fortyseven, fortyeight, fortynine, fortyten, fortyeleven, fortytwelve . . . I'm fortytwenty and you're fortytwentyfive! :wink: :wink:
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Re: Average Age of Parrotheads on BN

Post by rmissbrook »

SeattleParrotHead wrote:
rmissbrook wrote:
SeattleParrotHead wrote:
Bfan53again wrote:
SeattleParrotHead wrote:I'm forty and a half . . . :wink:
Funny, but just last night we had dinner with friends who have 3 kids.

The oldest said he is 3-1/2, his sister said she is 2-1/2. I merely said at what age do we stop adding "half" to our ages?

Obviously at some point beyond 40, right? :D
Yeah, except in my case 40 and a half = 60 . . . :-?
Hmmm, I don't use half any more. I just say I am celebrating the 25th anniversary of my 40th birthday. [smilie=happydance.gif]
fortysix, fortyseven, fortyeight, fortynine, fortyten, fortyeleven, fortytwelve . . . I'm fortytwenty and you're fortytwentyfive! :wink: :wink:
According to "Wilkipedia" the present for a 20th anniversary could be either china or platinum. For the 25th it is silver. I did not get any silver on my anniversary. Did you get any china or platinum? :cry:
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Re: Average Age of Parrotheads on BN

Post by Bfan53again »

SeattleParrotHead wrote:
rmissbrook wrote:
SeattleParrotHead wrote:
Bfan53again wrote:
SeattleParrotHead wrote:I'm forty and a half . . . :wink:
Funny, but just last night we had dinner with friends who have 3 kids.

The oldest said he is 3-1/2, his sister said she is 2-1/2. I merely said at what age do we stop adding "half" to our ages?

Obviously at some point beyond 40, right? :D
Yeah, except in my case 40 and a half = 60 . . . :-?
Hmmm, I don't use half any more. I just say I am celebrating the 25th anniversary of my 40th birthday. [smilie=happydance.gif]
fortysix, fortyseven, fortyeight, fortynine, fortyten, fortyeleven, fortytwelve . . . I'm fortytwenty and you're fortytwentyfive! :wink: :wink:
:o :o :o :o :o :o :o :o :o
On most days I say: "Wrinkles only go where the smiles have been...."
Sometimes I can only say: "There is no dumbass vaccine......"

If something or someone gets you down, just remember: "In a hundred years it all won’t matter.........."

Bfan53again
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Re: Average Age of Parrotheads on BN

Post by Bfan53again »

Thanks to everybody for their votes!!!!!! :pirate: :pirate: :pirate:

We are collectively growing older, but not up.........and I, for one, plan to stick to that plan! [smilie=coolup.gif]
On most days I say: "Wrinkles only go where the smiles have been...."
Sometimes I can only say: "There is no dumbass vaccine......"

If something or someone gets you down, just remember: "In a hundred years it all won’t matter.........."

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Re: Average Age of Parrotheads on BN

Post by Dezdmona »

Had to click "50's" because this Pirate is going around that bend in 20 days..
Yesterday's are over my shoulder, so I'm looking to the future, & not stuck in the past (creative liberties taken)
Some people never find it, some only pretend
But me, I just want to live happily ever after every now and then.
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Re: Average Age of Parrotheads on BN

Post by Bfan53again »

Dezdmona wrote:Had to click "50's" because this Pirate is going around that bend in 20 days..
Yesterday's are over my shoulder, so I'm looking to the future, & not stuck in the past (creative liberties taken)
Welcome to "our side"........you'll find it very much like your 40s!

Keep those flipflops movin' and you'll do just fine..... :pirate:
On most days I say: "Wrinkles only go where the smiles have been...."
Sometimes I can only say: "There is no dumbass vaccine......"

If something or someone gets you down, just remember: "In a hundred years it all won’t matter.........."

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Re: Average Age of Parrotheads on BN

Post by JustBeachy »

Well, I'm in my early 40's, but I just told someone today that I'm very immature for my age. [smilie=cheeky-grin.gif]

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Re: Average Age of Parrotheads on BN

Post by cdnkeywest »

I add another one to the 40's group! I still have a couple more years to stay in "this age group"!
Toronto (x7)
Las Vegas (x3)
Tampa Bay (x2)
Orlando (x2)
New York (x1)
New Orleans (x1)

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Re: Average Age of Parrotheads on BN

Post by capnbobby »

And I see this trend at the concerts. We're growing older, pholks, but not up.

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Re: Average Age of Parrotheads on BN

Post by Wino you know »

I don't know how I missed this one.

I checked "50's", but in six months that will change. [smilie=whistle.gif]

(And I say BRING IT ON!)

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Re: Average Age of Parrotheads on BN

Post by docandjeanie »

Bfan53again wrote:
Dezdmona wrote:Had to click "50's" because this Pirate is going around that bend in 20 days..
Yesterday's are over my shoulder, so I'm looking to the future, & not stuck in the past (creative liberties taken)
Welcome to "our side"........you'll find it very much like your 40s!

Keep those flipflops movin' and you'll do just fine..... :pirate:
Yep, welcome :)
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Re: Average Age of Parrotheads on BN

Post by Big Green PH »

Wow, I didn't realize I'm such a youngin' (27). Makes me feel a little better that i don't have as many shows under my belt as a lot of pholks on here...
"I need to start growing up," I thought to myself the other day, as I sat in my pillow fort.

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Re: Average Age of Parrotheads on BN

Post by Floridaze »

Fifty and Fine!...Oh the stories I could tell....keep on rockin!
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Re: Average Age of Parrotheads on BN

Post by swizzlestick »

Early 50's here...it's a great club! :P

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Re: Average Age of Parrotheads on BN

Post by alphabits »

Still 50's ..... well, at least for another 4 weeks. :P

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