Michelle Obama and Thoughts on Turning 50
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In our teens, hormones are running a three-ring circus. In our 20s and 30s, we're consumed with what we'll be. In our 40s, we're consumed with what we are.
Then comes 50. The half century mark. If we believe we're all going to live to be 100, we're half way there. If not, we're on life's downhill slide.
It's a time for personal reflection. Where have I been? What have I done? Who am I? What do I do now?
Here is a random list of personal thoughts in the measure and meaning of a half century on the planet.
You're reading this list. Congratulations. Elvis didn't make it this far.
You start to check out celebrities who are turning 50. Even factoring in personal trainers and plastic surgery, there is good news for 2013 and 2014 on what 50 looks like: Johnny Depp, Brad Pitt, Lisa Kudrow, John Stamos, Conan O'Brien, Michelle Obama, Matt Dillon; Rob Lowe, Edie Falco and Elle MacPherson, Mike Myers,
You start to read more about the future of artificial body parts.
The older you
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