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What names are they calling us now?

– Posted in: Trends

A Forbes Magazine contributor, Howard Gleckman, has started a New Year’s debate on what to call old people. He says that we’ve tried senior citizens, seniors, the elderly, elders, retirees, and even “gerontos.”  He mostly uses the term “older adults” that appears to be catching on.  But he does not find that term entirely satisfying. 

Globally speaking, what do we have in common ?

– Posted in: Trends

The Pass It On Network is described as a « global exchange. »  Today, a reporter from Radio France Internationale, Alison Hird, asked me if I really believe that seniors around the world have enough in common to want to participate in an exchange.  She asked, « What’s worth it for seniors to want to talk and work

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