Please God, let them die so that others might live. I'm willing to sacrifice my own aging Gen X self via the hostile mob that in a rare Baby Boomer burst of energy will head for me and tear me apart for saying this....
"On Jan. 1, 2046, the hardiest members of that noisy, 78-million member club known as the Baby Boomers will be celebrating their 100th birthdays.
The very oldest boomers began turning 60 last year, and The Boomer Century: 1946-2046, a documentary to be broadcast tomorrow night on PBS, explores how life after 60 might look to the generation known for challenging authority and redefining everything from race relations to marriage.
Will the boomers quietly — and uncharacteristically — get off the stage and leave the messy questions about the environment and the social safety network to the youngsters?"