“I Realized I Was a Grownup When…”

Live Audience Event

Friday, February 25, 2011

Studio 360 listener grownup Audience members tell us when they knew they were grownups (Studio 360)

Craving a KitchenAid; answering to "ma'am;" getting turned down for space camp — Martha Plimpton reads epiphanies on growing up from members of our live audience.

 

 

When did you realize you were a grownup? Leave us a comment and let us know!

 

 

Martha Plimpton reads: I realized I was a grownup when...

Studio 360 Growing Up Slideshow
Studio 360

Thoughts from our live audience on growing up.

Studio 360 Growing Up Slideshow
Studio 360

Thoughts from our live audience on growing up.

Studio 360 Growing Up Slideshow
Studio 360

Thoughts from our live audience on growing up.

Studio 360 Growing Up Slideshow
Studio 360

Thoughts from our live audience on growing up.

Studio 360 Growing Up Slideshow
Studio 360

Thoughts from our live audience on growing up.

Studio 360 Growing Up Slideshow
Studio 360

Thoughts from our live audience on growing up.

Studio 360 Growing Up Slideshow
Studio 360

Thoughts from our live audience on growing up.

Studio 360 Growing Up Slideshow
Studio 360

Thoughts from our live audience on growing up.

Studio 360 Growing Up Slideshow
Studio 360

Thoughts from our live audience on growing up.

Guests:

Martha Plimpton

Comments [4]

Robert Gilbreath from Ronan, Montana

I realized I was grown up when I knew the difference between happiness and pleasure.

Mar. 06 2011 12:58 PM
Lauren

One way I realized I was an adult was when I started wishing I was a kid again, instead of wishing I was an adult. hahaha

Mar. 04 2011 04:21 PM
Jesse from Dallas, Texas (KERA!)

I THOUGHT I was a grownup when I returned stateside after the gulf war, rented a uhaul on my very own, packed up all my stuff by myself, & moved out of my parents' house into my own apartment.
Less than a year later, I KNEW that I was a grownup when I noticed that my closet looked just like my Dad's - more dress clothes than jeans & t-shirts.

Mar. 04 2011 03:03 PM
Julia McMeans from Philadelphia

I realized I was grownup when I started to resent the young.

Mar. 02 2011 04:37 PM

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