100 Facts About Millennials

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Millennials might just be the most studied generation in history. In 2012, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation declared that no other generation has likely been as closely analyzed—or scrutinized—as Millennials, which are generally defined as individuals born between the years of 1981 and 1996. While they've gotten a lot of flak for killing off everything from mayonnaise and shopping malls to Big Macs and top sheets, they also might be changing that disastrous "one out of every two marriages will end in divorce" stat America has been dragging around.

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In this edition of The List Show, Mental Floss editor-in-chief—and, yes, Millennial—Erin McCarthy is putting down her avocado toast and logging off Instagram just long enough to share 100 fascinating facts about her fellow Gen Y-ers.

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