A truism is that every generation reminisces about the good old days. As people age they value the past more and develop an enhanced apprehension of cultural changes. Change is the most natural of all conditions, but change is not always positive. Actually, change is more often chaos than real progress. Secular aspects and influence have forever been a factor in cultural systems. But the velocity that has taken over modern and post-modern eras has seen such rapidity in cultural mores and variations that one's life is indeed a very strange trip through time. Examine the history of the post WWII generation.