'What Did David Bowie Do At Your Age?' Will Make You Feel Inadequate / Love Him Even More

Photo: What Did David Bowie Do At Your Age?

The Internet is chock-full of David Bowie memories today, as it should be. We remember the first time we heard "Oh! You Pretty Things" in our childhood basement. We remember his turn as the Goblin King in Labyrinth. We remember his beautiful mugshot. And, thanks to "What Did David Bowie Do At Your Age?” , you can remember other landmarks from his life (and compare them unfavorably to your own; alas, we can't all be rock royalty).

Since most of you are over 15, here are some amusing youthful accomplishments:

Screen Shot 2016-01-11 at 3.40.18 PM

Was there even a question?

Screen Shot 2016-01-11 at 4.00.19 PM

Sponsored

I hate hot beverages too! Too risky! Room temp is fine! Bowie got it.

Screen Shot 2016-01-11 at 4.00.35 PM

Some childhood photos are more miraculous than others.

Screen Shot 2016-01-11 at 4.01.17 PM

What a delicious way of entering your teenage years!

Screen Shot 2016-01-11 at 4.01.24 PM

Imagine all the girls and boys who planned on asking, but ended up getting too nervous. Hubba hubba!

Screen Shot 2016-01-11 at 4.01.40 PM

There are almost no photos of me at 15 because everything about me was unfortunate. This is not the case for dear Bowie. Take a few moments to worship at the altar of his hair. And does it get cooler than leaning your elbow on a sax? A hard nope!

Sponsored

He will be missed.

Volume
KQED Live
Live Stream
Log In ToPledge-Free Stream
LATEST NEWSCAST
KQED
NPR
Live Stream information currently unavailable.
Share
LATEST NEWSCAST
KQED
NPR
KQED Live

Live Stream

Live Stream information currently unavailable.