In its January 22, 2008 edition, the Quebec City newspaper Le Soleil had a topic about generations by age group.
Generations are grouped as follows:
- The Silent generation, people born before 1945.
- The Baby Boomers, people born between 1945 and 1961
- Generation X, people born between 1962 and 1976
- Generation Y, people born between 1977 and ?
For the last one, one can ask why "Y"?
French-Canadian Cartoonist Marc Beaudet explains it eloquently below: