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boomer

Drug slang
A regional term for psilocybin/psilocin.
 
Vox populi
Baby boomer, see there.
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Needless to say, Brokaw had a few omissions, including failing to point out that a key generational trait among boomers is their desire to remain "self"-centered.
Ryan lives out (and also lives to reflect upon) an experience of war and national service that so many of Spielberg's fellow boomers were anxious to avoid.
5 million long term care nurses, nurse aides, and home health and personal care workers to meet the needs of Baby Boomers by 2050--about three times the number that existed in 2000.
Echo Boomers range in age six to 23 years old and their numbers total over 72 million strong.
Its purpose is to identify the impact of the coming age wave of baby boomers who begin turning 65 in 2011 and to transform policies, infrastructures, and services so that Minnesota can survive such a shift in the age of its population, and even thrive.
Accommodating the needs and desires of employers and boomers will mean re-thinking the present business models, assumptions and even laws.
Whether it's an organic approach to medicine, altruistic ways to invest in mutual funds, or a travel group with a Peace Corps-esque program, companies are adapting to what they believe boomers want.
Approximately two-thirds (67%) of Boomers in the Midwest describe their job as part time, compared to 59 percent of Boomers across the nation.
For years Cogent Research has been analyzing the differences between older and younger Boomers when it comes to attitudes and behaviors toward investing, but never has the contrast between these groups been so stark.
And since our prime earnings and savings years are ages 40 to 60, most of that wealth probably belongs to boomers.
The important thing for CPG marketers to remember is that boomers are not a homogeneous group, so sweeping strategies will not be effective.
Millennials and Boomers have similar concerns when making purchases.