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'OK, Boomer' makes a Supreme Court appearance in age case; 'OK, Boomer' makes a Supreme Court appearance in age case

Jan 15, 2020 - The Canadian Press

WASHINGTON - "OK, Boomer" made its first appearance in the Supreme Court Wednesday, invoked by baby boomer Chief Justice John Roberts 12 days before he turns 65.

The meme is a favourite of younger generations and Roberts used it in questions in a case about age discrimination in the workplace.

"The hiring person, who's younger, says, 'OK, Boomer,' once to the applicant," Roberts said as he conjured a hypothetical exchange to try to figure out when an older federal employee might be a...