I was born closer to the 19th century than to the 21st. Yes, that impacts my attitudes, knowledge, skills, and - most obviously - areas of ignorance. Every year I understand less and less of what I read and hear people say. It's okay - it's mutual.
"Men have long compared rats to humans and drawn parallels between the two species, with no regard for the possibility that the rat might find such comparisons odious." R.Hendrickson