Friday, December 28, 2012

Tiny Ivories

Casio Keyboards... had a couple of these. This tiny keyboard made cameos in tunes and videos by The Human League, Fergie, Gorilla's and Thomas Dolby.

Thursday, December 13, 2012

Wednesday, December 5, 2012

Paper Ammo

We use to have these before fire crackers... you may burn your thumb, but at least you'll walk away with it.

Monday, November 26, 2012

Mash and Gravy

Lets just say Klinger was never discharged from the military...or was he? Great show!

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Talk To The Animals

Kids today are clueless of this See "n" Say... "the angry bird goes...."

Tuesday, November 6, 2012

Heavy Metal

One of our favs... this boombox is a heavy steel beast. JVC kicks ass.

Thursday, October 25, 2012

Special Delivery...

S.D Jones AKA Roosevelt Jones. Loved this dude... him and Tony Atlas was the crazy tag-team.

Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Saturday, September 22, 2012

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Sky High

A little water... pump some air pressure and zooooom. These rockets really got up there... easy.

Thursday, September 13, 2012

Backseat of my Jeep...

Haven't seen this in years... this was a cool toy, if your calculations were correct, you could program the truck to go turn left or right, reverse and dump a rotten egg under your little sister's bed.

Tuesday, September 4, 2012

Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Metal Muslim

Wrestling is not the same as it use to be...the names alone. The Iron Sheik!!!

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Bloody Blonde

Pulsar Man was way cool.. you could see his internal organs and pump his back to watch the blood circulate throughout his chest (pause)... but what was up with the wig?

Monday, July 16, 2012

Cardboard Pinball

Before the lights, glass, sound effects and flippers....there was this.

Thursday, July 5, 2012

TV's Finest

The theme song to this TV series was amazing, especially the breakdown at 1:34... 

Monday, July 2, 2012

Monkey Pleasure

Donkey Kong, he was an ape... I never understood the donkey part. Great game though.

Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Sunday, June 17, 2012

Robotic Folklore

The Six Million Dollar Man's Bionic Bigfoot episodes were the best... Happy Father's Day!!

Wednesday, June 13, 2012

Rubber and Steel

Girls had there own thing going on... Wasn't there also Chinese jacks?

Thursday, June 7, 2012

Ring Masters

I loved WWF in the early 80's... RIP Lou Albano (right) true showmanship! (Nikolai Volkoff left)

Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Mr. Trick or Treat

Halloween costumes are highy flammable... "I pity the fool who stands to close to the Jack o'latern"

Monday, June 4, 2012

Baby Games

You can't have Pac-Man and Ms. Pac Man and no hoochie coochie going on...

Friday, June 1, 2012

I Dare the Devil

Evel Knievel was the sh#t! This stunt cycle shoots sparks out the red jet engines... classic childhood toy.

Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Friday, May 25, 2012

Alfred E. Neuman

Didn't we all go to the back fold-in page to see what the secret image was??? BTW, Alfred E. Neuman is the Mad magazine cover mascot. 

Thursday, May 24, 2012

America's Finest

Greatest American Hero TV show... funny. Surprisingly, there was no red white and blue.

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Wuss Stallion!

"Ooh, what long hair you have... Lil' pony" OK, pretty much a girl thing.

Tuesday, May 22, 2012

Toasty Touchdown

Remember getting trading cards in the Wonder Bread package... Go Steelers!

Saturday, May 19, 2012

Friday, May 18, 2012

Thursday, May 17, 2012

Movie Madness

The view-master... I think we all had one. This is the advance view-master projector (with Popeye reel).

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

"Everybody Slide"

Slide puzzles were 2-D Rubix cubes sorta... got a Superman one of these somewhere, cool.

Tuesday, May 15, 2012

One of the Jacksons

This candy bar was more like a flattened muffin or a fat cookie, packed with peanuts (easy).

Monday, May 14, 2012


There was a time when people were just dots. Head to Head baseball had the button dugouts so you couldn't see the pitch, steal or bunt coming.

Friday, May 11, 2012

Now That's Class!

An italian guy, a black guy, two jews and Epstein... yes, there was a time when we could all get along.

Thursday, May 10, 2012

Get Glasses Alice!

"Two all-beef patties, special sauce, lettuce, cheese, pickles, onions - all on a sesame seed bun" ...Oh, and a drink.

Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Wet Fun

This was an all time favorite, but could get really messy. The ring toss version was way better.