Open Thread

Friday, January 28, 2022

Open Thread Update: Job Search Follies

Readers sound off on their pet peeve about the online job search process. Add yours!

Friday, January 14, 2022

Open Thread Update: Predictions, Then and Tomorrow

How do your predictions match those of futurist Arthur C. Clarke–or Senior Planet readers –in predicting what’s in store for us in 2022 and beyond?

Friday, December 31, 2021

Open Thread Update: Resolutions

Readers respond with their New Year’s Resolutions -the old ones (kicking the Twizzler and Cheetos habit) and the ones to come. Add your own!

Friday, December 17, 2021

Open Thread Update: Fave Quotes About Aging

Our readers share their favorite quotes about aging – talk about aging with attitude!!!

Friday, December 3, 2021

Open Thread Update: Thanksgiving

Our readers shared some lovely reasons why they are grateful this Thanksgiving – be uplifted by their comments and add your own!

Friday, November 19, 2021

Open Thread Update: When Tech Goes Haywire

Senior Planet readers sound off on tech terrors and frustrations, What are yours? Let us know in the comments.

Friday, November 5, 2021

Open Thread Update: Tattoo Me

After 40 years, I finally allowed myself to get the tattoo I dreamed about. What have you finally allowed yourself to have?

Friday, October 22, 2021

Open Thread Update: I Said “God, I’m Old!” When….

Readers chime in when they realized “God, I’m old!” – like when their punk classics were played as Muzak in grocery stores… Read, share, and add your own!

Friday, September 24, 2021

Open Thread Update: Twenty Years Ago Today.

Where were you on 9/11? Readers add their thoughts and experiences.

Friday, September 10, 2021

Open Thread Update: Retirement. Ready?

A few choice observations about retirement and what it feels like…and a heads up about a scary proposed change in Social Security.

Friday, August 27, 2021

Open Thread Update: Phone Fatigue

Our readers weigh in on cellphone addiction and describe their top three cellphone peeves. What are yours? Give us your thoughts!

Friday, August 13, 2021

Open Thread Update: Call Me…Maybe

Readers weigh in with their communications and cellphone pet peeves – wow!

Friday, July 30, 2021

Open Thread Update: Your Money Hacks!

The money saving ideas in our readers’ comments add up to big savings in gas, paper, household products and more. Share your budget secret and join the party!

Friday, July 16, 2021

Open Thread Update: Summer Plans

Picnics, outdoor concerts, and other fresh-air-events and activities are on the social calendar for readers this summer. What are your plans?

Friday, July 2, 2021

Open Thread Update: Senior Life Hacks

Ditch those heavy purses, simplify laundry day, and find other hacks to make life easier and more convenient with these Senior Life Hacks.