15 Struggles That Kids Today Will Never Know

They have no clue what we had to go through!

With the way technology is changing, there are quite a few things we had to do when we were younger that kids these days will never have to experience. From the quirks of landline phones to the way we listened to music, here are 15 struggles that kids today will never know.

15) Taping Songs from the Radio

We would desperately try to avoid clipping the song or getting the announcer’s voice on the finished tape! We had quite a few funky mix tapes recorded this way.

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14) Finding an Incomplete Phonebook

We remember turning to the right page in the phonebook at a phone booth only to find someone had torn the page out!

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13) Waiting at a Payphone

We used to have to wait for our turn to talk. Sometimes this was how we called for our parents to come get us and we really had no choice but to wait it out!

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12) Having to Talk to Your Friend’s Parents

Whenever we called our friends we had to talk to their parents before we could get to chatting with our buddies.

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11) Being Dressed by Your Parents

You wore what they bought for you!

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