1. What life was like before we were constantly in touch
  2. When there were no cell phones. iPads. Cheap computers.
  3. Having to get up to change the tv channel.
  4. Getting a tape stuck in the radio and all the black tape getting tangled up.
  5. Waiting for a song to come on the radio to tape it.
  6. Playing the taped song over and over again in order to write the lyrics down and then memorize them
  7. Giphy
  8. Looking information up in a hardback encyclopedia
  9. Never had to watch tv at a specific time
  10. Using "I got lost" as an excuse for missing curfew.
    Suggested by @jennifergster
  11. Taking a taxi home from the bar or a party
    Suggested by @kate81
  12. Having to share one phone with the whole family.
    Bonus points if the same line was used for dial-up internet!
    Suggested by @jhope71