Generation Z taunts old-timers with 'OK boomer' jibe


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  • Wednesday, 13 Nov 2019

'OK boomer' is the new rallying cry for Generation Z.— AFP Relaxnews

Call it an eye-roll from the "snowflakes" to the old-timers they blame for climate change and student debt. "OK boomer" is the new rallying cry for Generation Z, and the meme-friendly putdown is suddenly everywhere.

"The reason it's resonating so well with Gen Z kids right now is that it's such a simple, short response, and it's not aggressive," explains 18-year-old Nina Kasman, who sells "OK boomer" goods on Redbubble.com.

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