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Generation Jones

So You Think You're A Baby Boomer? Think Again

Debra Ollivier | Posted 02.14.2012 | Fifty
Debra Ollivier

If you were born between 1954 and 1965, you're not a Boomer. You're a Gen Joneser. You might be part of an engaged minority that's aware of (and very beholden to) this generational distinction. But more likely than not you're a Gen Joneser and don't know it. And that's partly because the very term Generation Jones didn't exist until relatively recently, when social commentator/historian Jonathan Pontell put it on the map.

Boomers? No, We're Bloomers!

High50 | Posted 01.05.2012 | Fifty

Could everybody please shut up about the Baby Boomers? Their time has come and gone. Born in the post-WWII baby boom, they grew up between 1946 and 19...

Along Came "Jones": Why My Generation Isn't Saving the World

Will Bunch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Will Bunch

As long as I live, I'll never forget the night that Elena Kagan and I got drunk together. It was November 4, 1980, to be exact.

Generation Jones: Our Time is Now

Nancy Snow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Nancy Snow

We're known as the forgotten generation or the generation caught in the middle. We tend to eschew extremes and seek common ground and practical solutions to problems.

Attention GenY'ers! Talk To Your Parents! Don't Let GenJonesers Vote Against Themselves!

David Paulsen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Paulsen

Convince them, as the children of several former Republican Governors convinced their parents to come out for Obama, as GenJoneser Caroline Kennedy's GenY kids moved her from Hillary to Barack.