You rode in the back of the station wagon and you faced the cars behind you.
Schoolhouse Rock played a HUGE part in how you actually learned the English language.
A predominant color in your childhood photos is plaid.
You remember the Flinstones in Primetime.
You grew up with neighbors you actually knew by first and last name.
You had a rotary dial telephone.
You weren't considered fashionable if you didn't own a pair of black & white saddle shoes or a pair of stride rites.
Good TV reception came with a pair of pliers and a coat hanger.
There was such a thing as penny candy--and you could always stock up.
You remember the oil crisis in 1973--which resulted in the price of oil per barrel to rise from $3.00 to $12.00 (The price of gas was $0.24 in 1957--the year I was born).
If you're still making the hand gestures every time you hear the Y.M.C.A. Song.
You know you're a baby boomer if garters were how you held up your hose. (Thanks to @LeslieLSC from Twitter)