"Now you young twerps want a new name for your generation? Probably not, you just want jobs, right? Well, the media do us all such tremendous favors when they call you Generation X, right? Two clicks away from the very end of the alphabet. I hereby declare you Generation A, as much at the begining of a series of astonishing triumphs and failures as Adam and Eve were so long ago."
Syracuse University commencement address
May 8, 1994