Caught between vast, self-regarding waves of boomers and millennials, Generation X is steeped in irony, detachment, and a sense of dread. ... We are the last Americans to have the old-time childhood.... Irony and a keen sense of dread are what make Generation X the last great hope.
Under-35s earned £8,000 less in their twenties than Generation X workers, according to new research published today. The brainiest, best-educated generation ever are stopped from fulfilling their potential