A Love Letter to Gen Z

Chris Newman
7 min readMar 10

From your Big Brother, an Older Millennial

These crazy kids and their crazy… 80’s fashion revival (image via Wrike)

Note: this essay is adapted from a TikTok I posted some months ago (this is a duet of that video someone posted, since I’m no longer on TikTok and the OG post is no longer available)

I was reminded of the TikTok that’s inspired this essay by a drunken conversation I had with an old college friend of mine and his mother. Ma Dukes is a first-generation…

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