GenX Stories

Crazy for You - First Relationships

February 12, 2020 Eve Simon & Sacha Cohen Season 1 Episode 4
GenX Stories
Crazy for You - First Relationships
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GenX Stories
Crazy for You - First Relationships
Feb 12, 2020 Season 1 Episode 4
Eve Simon & Sacha Cohen

Ah, dating in the 80s and 90s...

  • Eve discovers boys and Bulletin Board Systems, and becomes Queen of the Geeks.
  • Sacha spends high school pining for older boys who don’t pay any attention to her, and in general felt like a big loser until college.
  • Sacha’s first college boyfriend, losing her virginity (finally!), and getting alternative mixtapes featuring 4AD bands.
  • Eve explores dating an older guy and phone phreaking.
  • Dating pre-social media and why we’re so thankful it didn’t exist back then.
  • Peer pressure and life before #MeToo 
  • Sacha sows her wild oats at Model U.N.
  • Eve and her boyfriend program side-by-side at computer camp, then he comes to visit at her parent’s house.
  • Sacha spends years dating bad boys, and finally meets her husband at age 40.
  • Eve (aka “Schoolie”) reconnects with an old love on LinkedIn.
  • Leah from the Good Girls Talk About Sex podcast shares her first kiss story.
  • Derek narrowly avoids an arranged marriage.


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Show Notes

Ah, dating in the 80s and 90s...

  • Eve discovers boys and Bulletin Board Systems, and becomes Queen of the Geeks.
  • Sacha spends high school pining for older boys who don’t pay any attention to her, and in general felt like a big loser until college.
  • Sacha’s first college boyfriend, losing her virginity (finally!), and getting alternative mixtapes featuring 4AD bands.
  • Eve explores dating an older guy and phone phreaking.
  • Dating pre-social media and why we’re so thankful it didn’t exist back then.
  • Peer pressure and life before #MeToo 
  • Sacha sows her wild oats at Model U.N.
  • Eve and her boyfriend program side-by-side at computer camp, then he comes to visit at her parent’s house.
  • Sacha spends years dating bad boys, and finally meets her husband at age 40.
  • Eve (aka “Schoolie”) reconnects with an old love on LinkedIn.
  • Leah from the Good Girls Talk About Sex podcast shares her first kiss story.
  • Derek narrowly avoids an arranged marriage.


Connect with Us!

Visit GenXStories.com for more GenX stories and information 

Subscribe in your favorite podcast app such as Spotify or Apple iTunes.

Follow along on Instagram

Send us an email at [email protected]

Learn more about Eve here

Learn more about Sacha here