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This article was published on February 26, 2011


    Parents Shouldn’t Text: a screen cap collection of awkward to WTF

    Parents Shouldn’t Text: a screen cap collection of awkward to WTF
    Courtney Boyd Myers
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    Courtney Boyd Myers

    Courtney Boyd Myers is the founder of audience.io, a transatlantic company designed to help New York and London based technology startups gr Courtney Boyd Myers is the founder of audience.io, a transatlantic company designed to help New York and London based technology startups grow internationally. Previously, she was the Features Editor and East Coast Editor of TNW covering New York City startups and digital innovation. She loves magnets + reading on a Kindle. You can follow her on Facebook, Twitter @CBM and .

    Watching our baby boomer parents adapt to new technology is pretty funny. Sometimes its hilarious, but most of the time its awkward and just plain WTF. Some parents are better at using technology than others. Parents Shouldn’t Text is a site dedicated to the latter group. Launched at the beginning of this month, the site is the brainchild of Jillian Madison, who also created Damn You Autocorrect and the Pophangover Network.

    It runs in a similar pack with When Parents Text and Crazy Things Parents Text.

    I picked out a few of my favorites for you here:

    Looks like Dads are worse than Moms at texting. I only wish they had a top rated  list one so I didn’t have to spend so much time perusing!

    Got a good one? Submit it here. For updates, follow them on Twitter here.

    ParentsShouldn’tText is a part of the Pophangover network, which includes Food Network Humor, Damn You Autocorrect, Worst Thing I Ever Ate, Funny Receipts, Spelling Fails, Awful Fan Art, Work LOLs, Jesus Gets Around, Why Did You Buy Me That, Epic WTFs and Really Ghetto.