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The American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) has announced a deal that will have it endorsing so-called “senior-friendly” products sold at Home Depot. It plans to mark products at Home Depot stores with a seal of approval for people 50 and over, under a test program that could be expanded to other retail outlets.

Home Depot is involved because it wants to attract more people in this demographic to its stores.
KC's View:
This deal probably makes sense, but it just annoys us down to the very marrow of our bones that the demographic is defined as “50+.”

Last time we checked, it wasn’t like we started losing the use of our faculties once we turned 50.