cultural\ latency

The converse of cultural literacy, which measures how versed one is on the music, literature, and events of the times, cultural latency is a measure of how far behind the times one has become.

Chuck's dad still thinks that going into the crane position from Karate Kid when he pretends to fight is still hysterical.

If my dad had a 17-year cultural latency, I'd die.


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