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OK Boomer

“OK Boomer” (as in: “OK, Boomer, that’s enough out of you, ya pompous windbag!”) is a Gen Z catchphrase that dismisses the Baby Boomer generation (born 1946-64) as hopelessly whiny and out of touch.blank vertical space, 16 pixels high

Ben Zimmer discussed the origins of the phrase in the Wall Street Journal’s Word On The Street Column. 

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