15 Times People Realized Their Grandparents Were Cooler Than Them

From chilly grandmothers with Ernest Hemingway and models from Volvos in the 1950s to grandfathers slipping into Antarctica, performing motorcycle stunts and even playing with their polar bears.

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Grandma Sent Me A Picture Of My Grandpa At My Age To Make Me Feel Like Sh*t

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My Great Grandfather Gave Einstein Violin Lessons

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My Grandparents Wearing Each Other’s Clothes, 1943

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Granny On The Wing Of My Dad’s Cropduster Plane. She Did This A Few Times That I Know Of

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My Granny (Nicknamed Kidd) Wasn’t Allowed To Join The Air Force Because She Was A Woman. So She Taught Young Men To Fly In Stephenville, Texas During WW2 – 1940s

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My Grandfather The Day Before He Shipped Out With The Marines, 1941

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My Grandmother Right After She Ran Away From Communistic Bulgaria To Germany (1978)

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Photo Of My Grandfather Exiting His Plane After Getting Shot Down

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My Favorite Picture Of My Grandmother, 1942. She’s Strong, Raised Six Children On Her Own After Leaving An Alcoholic Husband. Worked 7 Days A Week As A Cook In A Gas Station From 3 Am – 5 Pm. I Would Stay Every Weekend With Her And Sleep On The Floor Of The Gas Station Back Then. She’s Amazing

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My Crazy Grandfather

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My Grandfather Was Into Cosplay Before It Was “The Thing To Do”

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My Very Cool Grandpa In The 1950s Holding A Fish, Smoking A Cigarette, With A Book Tucked Into His Pants And Cigarette Pack In His Sleeve

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My Grandma Smoking Her Cigarette On The Farm. Wearing Pants And Doing Whatever The Hell She Wanted, 1938

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WW2 – My Badass Grandpa With A Car He Stole From Nazis

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