old people

Elderly Residents Of Bucolic British Town Gun Down Terroristic Swans With Supersoakers

The bucolic village of Briscombe, England is under attack. Elderly residents of the Hope Mill Park area are living in fear, persecuted by a pair of elegant yet deadly swans…

Megan Reynolds | February 2, 2016 - 3:30 pm

Donald Rumsfeld’s Only Lesson From Churchill Was How To Make A Solitaire App

“I’ve done business, politics, and war. Now I’m trying my hand at mobile gaming,” Rumsfeld wrote of his new endeavor.

Lauren Vinopal | January 25, 2016 - 6:00 pm

9 Old People Things That I Love

I am not young at heart. I’m pretty sure I’m old at heart. I’m pretty sure that, deep within me, there’s a crotchety but lovable 84-year-old woman trying to nudge

Rebecca Vipond Brink | September 1, 2015 - 9:00 am

Grandmas Smoke Weed, Play “Cards Against Humanity For The First Time

This video of three grandmothers smoking marijuana for the first time (they live in Washington state, where it’s legal)  and then playing a very stoned game of “Cards Against Humanity”

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 20, 2014 - 11:30 am

Elderly People Dancing To “Turn Down For What” Will Get You Through Tuesday

I’ve said it once, and I’ll say it again: I love old people. Old people and babies are my weaknesses. So imagine my excitement when I stumbled upon Tastefully Offensive’s…

Katie Oldenburg | November 18, 2014 - 1:30 pm

Rock On, Grandma: Style Blog Of Elderly Fashionistas Is My New Guilty Pleasure

I’ve said it once, and I’ll say it again: I love old people. Aside from their I-don’t-give-a-fuck attitude about life in general, their fashion choices never cease to amaze me.

Katie Oldenburg | August 31, 2014 - 10:00 am

Grandma & Grandpa Woodstock Get Stuck At Airport, Magic Happens

Up in Ye Olde Woodstock, New York, there’s an old couple who go by Grandma and Grandpa Woodstock. The pair both attended the original Woodstock (unrelated to the Limp Bizkit…

Julie Gerstein | July 19, 2013 - 5:00 pm

4 Unexpected Benefits Of Hanging Out With Old People

This past week, while on vacation, I had the pleasure of hanging out with my boyfriend’s great aunt. I didn’t ask her age because that would just be rude,  but…

Ami Angelowicz | July 12, 2013 - 9:00 am

100-Year-Old Woman Just Really Wants To Have Sex, Is That So Wrong?

Old people: they do what they want. And if they’re feeling pervy and want to ask a reporter “How’s ya dick hangin’?”, well, so be it. I am not going to…

Julie Gerstein | July 8, 2013 - 1:40 pm

Grandma Tries Pop Rocks For The First Time

My grandma passed away last Thanksgiving, so she’s been on my mind the last few days. Then I saw this video of an 82-year-old grandma trying Pop Rocks for the…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 23, 2011 - 2:20 pm

French Grazia Details The “Cool Old People” Trend

After reading about the ridiculous air diet in a recent issue of French Grazia, I have a confession to make: I’m now a full-on addict of the sometimes-crazy…

Leonora Epstein | March 10, 2010 - 8:30 pm

6 Heartwarming Stories Of Old Love From 2009

The bad things that happen in the world tend to stick in our minds a little more than the good stuff, which is unfortunate, because a lot of wonderful things…

Catherine Strawn | December 21, 2009 - 9:30 pm
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