Watch Young Americans Fail to Read an Analog Clock

The folks at Jimmy Kimmel Live! recently took to the streets of Hollywood to see if young people could complete a simple task: reading an old fashioned analog clock.

As you might expect, it did not go great:

To be fair, in the era of iPhones, being able to read a clock like they did in the 1600s isn’t too essential a skill, but still, it’s pretty sad. They taught this stuff in kindergarten. Plus, it’s not like young people today can’t figure out any sort of old-school technology, like how to dial a rotary telephone.

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