A good litmus test for 'are you Gen-X or Millennial' is were you ever allowed to touch actual litmus paper, outside of a university chemistry department


@Vopo we were allowed to mix dangerous chemicals at home and let off fireworks in the back yard and build electric shock machines

it's a wonder any of us survived to adulthood

@natecull @Vopo gunpowder only has 3 ingredients and our 10-11y.o. selves made lots of it (often badly). Also flared up plenty of petrol and disassembled bullets.
All part of growing up! :-)

I'm a Millennial and while I wasn't allowed to do any of those things that didn't mean I didn't do them it just meant our parents didn't know about it

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