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Old 07-26-2010   #11
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transistor radios
liquid crystal calculators
45 rpm record player
8 track tapes
IBM computer that filled an entire building and used punch cards or ticker tape
Ma Bell telephone
regular gas for $0.25 a gallon
Johnny Carson
Lost in Space (TV series)
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (TV series)
Time Tunnel (TV series)
cars without seat belts
cars with seat belts but no shoulder straps
TI 99-4a (Texas Instruments computer - lots of fun)
Heathkits electronic kits
vacuum tube testers (use to be found at RadioShack and ma & pa stores)
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slide rulers
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black and white tv
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regular gas for $0.25 a gallon
Those were the days!
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Green screen mainframes and Waterloo Script.
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reeled paper tape media, machine language
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The most basic "FAMILY" unit.. eating diner at the table together, tv as a family and talking to eachother without an electrical device..
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The most basic "FAMILY" unit.. eating diner at the table together, tv as a family and talking to eachother without an electrical device..
Wow. I couldn't have said that better.

Or how about, "going outside when you were a kid and not coming back until dinner--and no one expected you to!"
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TV antenna rotors
The Buster Brown Show (Hiya kidees... hiya, hiya, hiya)
Real prizes in Cracker Jack.
Penny bubble gum
Nickle cokes
Soda fountains/lunch counters in Drug stores
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Always my favorite, "outhouses".


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