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12/17/2014 06:55 am ET Updated Dec 17, 2014

The Most Memorable, Most Hilarious Tweets By Midlifers In 2014

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While Twitter may not be midlifers' first-choice for a social media platform, without question their presence is felt there. And who among us doesn't wish we had Pope Francis' Twitter following of about 5 million? A simple tweet of "To change the world we must be good to those who cannot repay us" got retweeted more than 17,000 times -- just like that.

Papal celebrity aside, some midlifers used Twitter this year for poking fun. Remember when Conan O'Brien had this to say about former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright? And she came back at him with this?: We used Twitter to announce our best family moments of the year: And certainly weren't shy about posting the occasional selfie: OK, maybe more than occasionally: Some took a trip down Memory Lane via the Twitter highway: Who didn't always love Lassie, Al? And others' nailed humble-bragging pretty well, we'd say: The wit, was always there: Sometimes about aging: And sometimes just plain silly:

Readers, post your favorite tweets by midlifers in the comments below.

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