Think Having Sex Is Over After 60?
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October 2016 Newsletter
What Does Disrupt Aging Mean to You?
A desert camp at Burning Man? Giving back to another generation? Being a 51-year-old female football hero? We introduce you to new and inspiring Disruptors. Meet "Grubby," a woman who started playing football early on. After nine seasons, hundreds of tackles and a brief retirement, we join her for one final game. Check out some serious age disruptors at Camp Aging Insurrection at the annual Burning Man gathering in Nevada — wisdom huts and survival in the desert. And just what do Lin-Manuel Miranda, JLo and Ricky Martin have in common? It's not what you think. Welcome to our October newsletter for all the Disrupt Aging must-reads!
Maryjane Fahey - Disrupt Aging Editor
We're Reading and Watching
Stories from around the web that we've enjoyed in the last weeks.
10 Extraordinary Latin American Stars Paying It Forward
Lin-Manuel Miranda, JLo, Ricky Martin and more — star wattage giving back to the next generation.
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Think Having Sex Is Over After 60?
So did this widow. And she was very very wrong. The naked truth about later-
life sex.
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Photo Credit: Christian Heeb/laif/Redux
AARP, Revved Up!
Leather-clad Motorcyclists roared with AARP into the 76th annual Black Hills Motorcycle Rally. The sleepy town of Sturgis will never be the same...
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Live from New York! The Untold Story of SNL Director Don Roy King
Keeping up with his 18-year-old daughter has kept the Saturday Night Live Director’s finger on the pulse – but the 68-year-old took a late-career risk to get that dream job.
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Stacy London on Life After
What-Not-to-Wear: Do I Still Wear Sparkle and Twirling Skirts?
At 47, no, she doesn't. But she is as fashionable as ever! Read more about modern Stacy's style evolution and new philosophy in her "official middle-age."
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This Month's Quote
By George, I think he's got it!
This Disrupt Aging attitude kept him kickin' for 100 years.
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Meet Some of Our Everyday Disruptors
How do you smash age barriers in your life? Ever thought about finding (or losing) yourself in the desert? No, it's not a "walkabout" we're alluding to, it's Burning Man! We caught up with some disruptors in the "over 50" set, dropping some serious wisdom about purposeful aging at Camp Aging Insurrection at this year's Burning Man. — Tell us what is important to you.
Camp Aging Insurrection leaders, Linda and Diane, preparing for Intergenerational Coloring Event.
Co-founder, Lynne, rocking a tutu, interviewing folks with: What does aging mean to you?
Linda posing as the Fairy Godmother of Desert Coloring.

A group gathering held in the catacombs of the Playa Pyramids
to call for world peace.
Photo Credit: Isabel Longoria for AARP
Keeping Up With Our Chief Age Disruptor
Jo Ann meeting, greeting and — playing — at the National Book Festival
Photo Credit: Matt Roth
Reading Is Fundamental...and Disruptive!
Disrupt Aging, by CEO Jo Ann Jenkins, was a highlight of the National Book Festival at the Washington Convention Center in the nation's capital — as was a personal appearance by Jo Ann. The theme, "Let us surprise you," provided an in-depth look at AARP's work in the community. Thousands of festivalgoers of all ages congregated to participate in presentations, games, conversations and — surprise — to learn a lot about breaking age barriers.
Check out Jo Ann's book Disrupt Aging and add your voice to the conversation about what it means to choose the way YOU want to live and age!
100% of AARP's royalties from Disrupt Aging book sales support the charitable work of AARP Foundation. Author Jo Ann Jenkins receives no payment or profit from Disrupt Aging book sales.
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