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Delayed gratification - Mature Marshmallow test

edited January 27 in New Ideas
I'm sure you are all familiar with the Marshmallow Test for children.  Those children who can "pass" the test show higher probability of success later in life.  

Now, for your entertainment, click below to see the tongue-in-cheek adult version.


[Just for fun, no offense intended]


  • Ross - K9COXRoss - K9COX Member ✭✭
    edited March 2018
    Bite me
  • Charlie, WA3UTCCharlie, WA3UTC Member ✭✭
    edited March 2015
    Too Funny and very true
  • edited March 2015
    LOL ... you got it.
  • DrTeethDrTeeth Member ✭✭
    edited December 2018
    Marshmallow? <****>.
  • Gerald-K5SDRGerald-K5SDR FlexRadio Employee ✭✭
    edited April 2019
    Why is this so funny?  It's because it is true.  

    We have become a culture that expects instant gratification all the time.  I am forever thankful that my parents did not raise me that way even though it is easy to become influenced by today's culture.  My parents grew up during the great depression so they learned patience the hard way.
  • edited March 2018
    In my youth I wrote poetry. Alas, I fear my marshmallow metaphor for SSDR V1.4 might have been too subtle. ;-)
  • K2CMK2CM Member ✭✭
    edited September 2019
    How about a test where you are given an F6.7K. If you just look at it and don't put it on the air for an hour, you get another one...
  • Ross - K9COXRoss - K9COX Member ✭✭
    edited March 2015
    Oh please, make it at least a day to make it fair.

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