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View Poll Results: Select Your Age
Over 80 2 3.85%
70 - 80 16 30.77%
65 - 70 7 13.46%
60 - 65 15 28.85%
55 - 60 7 13.46%
50 - 55 1 1.92%
45 - 50 2 3.85%
40 - 45 1 1.92%
30 - 40 1 1.92%
Below 30 0 0%
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Age Survey

The age of people contributing to discussion on threads here has been raised a few times. So here is an anonymous survey to get a view.
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Thanks! Now I just need to figure out how.
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Interesting so far.

The question is, are we older and wiser?
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The 6 results so far certainly indicate ‘older’. As far as ‘wiser’ is concerned, I think the jury is out.
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... The question is, are we older and wiser?

Can I phone a friend?
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Can I phone a friend?
If you’re older then you’ll certainly have to switch your phone on first!
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Re: Age Survey

I'm just going to add a phrase once told to me

"You're only as old as the woman (or man) that you hold"

I'm not letting on the wife's age either
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... I'm not letting on the wife's age either
I've pushed the envelope many times and on this point, I'm behind you 100% with emphasis on 'behind you'.

Even at my age, I'm still too young to die.
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The age of people contributing to discussion on threads here has been raised a few times. So here is an anonymous survey to get a view.
Actual age or mental age?

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Mental age? Can we have a “Below 20” then please.
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Mental age? Can we have a “Below 20” then please.
20? 15 surely!
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Re: Age Survey

Starting to look a lot like the age profile of the camera/photography clubs I visit.
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Re: Age Survey

It's occurred to me that there are many on this forum that could be described as 'men of advancing years', and I suspect many may have age related health issues.

Men are notoriously reluctant to acknowledge a potential health problem. Does anybody agree with me that we could useful to have a heath related thread where problems could be discussed and group support or advice given.

I for one am quite happy to state that I have a benign enlarged prostate and discuss the my diagnosis and treatment (such as it is).

There could be an anonymous poll at the top of the thread, with a list of aliments - arthritis, enlarged prostate, hearing loss, etc..

Is this a good idea, anyone?

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Is this a good idea, anyone?

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I think that is a really good idea Jim and I would be happy to contribute to it myself.
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Re: Age Survey

Not a good idea for the Forum, a good idea for another forum. eg Dadsnet.
If on this forum it would identify the forum like a urine smelling old folks lounge with plastic lined chairs, high backed chairs with lots of old blokes talking at each other.

The current forum is a bit of a mens shed that welcomes "the ladies"
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