Sometimes we need things broken down into a totally ridiculous visual aid, just because. For example, now you know that you have more in common with your mother and her friends than you originally thought. I guess Ryan Gosling really is the hot guy common denominator... I mean. come on — there is a diagram to prove his cross-generational appeal.

Check out some more of these hilarious, but totally pointless pop culture charts under the cut.

[via HuffPost]

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