Fun & Games You're Older Than Dirt If You Remember....

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  1. CHKMINI

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    Starting a new thread where you can list the things you had growing up that don't exist in today's world.

    Floor mounted 8 track tape player
     
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    Track change gap in Favorite song dubbed onto 8-track. :(
     
  3. CHKMINI

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    Candy Cigarettes
     
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  4. SNEEEZY - Erika

    SNEEEZY - Erika M/A Wrenchin' Babe!
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    The "Flesh" Crayola Crayon.
     
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  5. Steve

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    I assume this isn't about things we miss...because I'm glad we don't have:

    party line telephone
     
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  6. CHKMINI

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    Crager S/S Mag Wheels
     
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    Girls in pink hot pants pumping gasoline @ $0.29 a gallon for regular.......:D
     
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  8. Metalman

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    Brylcream and Aqua Velva
     
  9. CHKMINI

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    S&H Green Stamps
     
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  10. Steve

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    cars without computers
     
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  11. CHKMINI

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    3 speed on the column...aka "3 on the tree":thumbsup:
     
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    The Shangri-Las and "Leader of the Pack

    Telstar

    Chubby Checker "The Twist"

    Sugar Shack

    Diana Ross and the Supremes
     
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    The Marlboro Man

    Have Gun Will Travel

    Rawhide

    The Monkeys

    The Berlin Wall

    The Howdy Doody Show

    Hoola hoops

    Arthur Godfrey

    Arthur Treachers
     
  14. Nathan

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    Products without bar codes

    Princess Phones

    Television remotes that emitted an audible click and only changed the channel
     
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    Mickey's Big Mouth Beer and Little Kings Cream Ale.
    Do they still exist?
     
  16. Steve

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    ... or wired remotes
     
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    We had no remote for our 3 channel black and white TV. We turned the antenna by hand too!
     
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  18. CHKMINI

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    bag phones
     
  19. Steve

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    lawn darts
     
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