11 Comics Compare How Much Today’s Childhood Differs From Ours

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“We didn’t have this when we were kids!” You hear such sighs from those who belong to the generation that grew up in the ’90s more and more often. And it’s true! If you look at how modern children live, you can find many differences.

11. Games

It's purely the choice of the parents. Kids will play with the most boring things if they don't get screen time.


10. Punishment

9. Teenage girls

The clothes for children really are awful now. I saw with my own eyes a 7-year-old wearing leather trousers. Just let the kids be kids.


8. A school day

7. The childhood nightmare

6. Favorite goodies

5. What do you want to be when you grow up?

4. “Mom, 5 more minutes, please!”

3. The most time-sapping toy of my childhood

2. “Darling, I have found your grandpa’s photo.”

1. The greatest tragedy of childhood

Please note: This article was updated in February 2023 to correct source material and factual inaccuracies.
Illustrated by Sergey Raskovalov for Bright Side


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