Future Hipsters Remember the Golden Years of the Internet

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A hilarious promotional viral video for Social Media Week imagines millennials as senior citizens in the year 2062 as they remember their glory days. One grandfather in aviator sunglasses (sans lenses) remembers, "you could get away with anything in those days. I built an app that did absolutely nothing!" The video was directed by David Quinn for Sons and Daughters.

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Kasia Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg is the executive producer for video at The AtlanticMore

Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg's work in media spans documentary television, advertising, and print. As a producer in the Viewer Created Content division of Al Gore's Current TV, she acquired and produced short documentaries by independent filmmakers around the world. Post-Current, she worked as a producer and strategist at Urgent Content, developing consumer-created and branded nonfiction campaigns for clients including Cisco, Ford, and GOOD Magazine. She studied filmmaking and digital media at Harvard University, where she was co-creator and editor in chief of H BOMB Magazine.

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