Have you ever read something that really struck a chord with you - so much so that it left a lasting impression years later?
Anti-ageism activist Ashton Applewhite recounts just such a story she read in a tech journal. The article was about a guy who is up for a corporate tech job and visits a doctor to make him look younger. “I can’t look like I have a wife and two little kids,” she remembers the man pleading. “This was a skilled, tech-savvy man in his 30s,” notes the 65 year-old Applewhite, who lives in Brooklyn. “So imagine what it might be like if you are over 50…”