11 Comics That Show a Tremendous Difference Between the Recent Past and the Present

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Our world keeps constantly changing and there is nothing supernatural about it. We feel happy because of one type of change and nostalgic about the others. The main thing for us is to be able to derive experience and wisdom from the past and knowingly use it in the present.

Bright Side likes to outline life’s metamorphoses and today’s 11 comics are going to tell you more about them.

Each generation has its own assistant in bringing up kids.

If earlier you had to personally break up with friends, now you don’t even need to meet them.

Today we are in a constant rush and we don’t have much time for waiting.

Children still go to school, but things have changed there too.

The ’carrot and stick’ method for raising kids still works, it’s just that the ’carrots and sticks’ have changed.

Technology keeps drastically changing too and we can only guess what is waiting for us in the future.

Fortunately, our pets are the same fluffies as before (and not robots). It’s just that different things that make them feel happy today.

The shoe secret has still not been revealed. Either the footwear used to be better before, or the roads have become softer.

You can share everything now — even intangible things...

Going into nature requires a little bit more time now than just a thermos with hot tea.

Maybe life hasn’t become easier but it has definitely become funnier!

What big changes have you noticed in our world? We would be glad to hear from you in the comments!

Please note: This article was updated in December 2022 to correct source material and factual inaccuracies.
Illustrated by Alice Perkmini for Bright Side


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Sadly, many of these are way too true. Im not even a "boomer" & i see the decline in society. Manners is uncommon.


Students and teachers alike expect good behavior from the teachers or they are considered to be bad. Also it’s very detrimental for kids to use gadgets. Instead they should spend time with toys and read books. Parents should know this


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