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Do You Remember...

Posted: Thu Feb 20, 2014 7:50 pm
by cinemike16
A forum game for nostalgic sake. You post something you haven't seen or heard of in years and the next person posts whether they remember it or not, and follow up with something else from the past.

I'll start...

Gas price $1.00 /gal

Re: Do You Remember...

Posted: Thu Feb 20, 2014 10:09 pm
by lwmjr
movie tickets a buck or two

Re: Do You Remember...

Posted: Fri Feb 21, 2014 8:22 am
by BeachGirlShops
Yes. ( $1 movie theaters with older running movies)

carbon paper copies

Re: Do You Remember...

Posted: Fri Feb 21, 2014 11:43 am
by cinemike16
Yes

DYR when you could get a bag of chips for less than 25 cents?

Re: Do You Remember...

Posted: Fri Feb 21, 2014 1:14 pm
by BeachGirlShops
No

DYR soda in glass bottles that were returnable for $

Re: Do You Remember...

Posted: Fri Feb 21, 2014 1:22 pm
by lwmjr
yes

hand held calculators costing more than $20

Re: Do You Remember...

Posted: Fri Feb 21, 2014 1:39 pm
by BeachGirlShops
yes

Arcade games that cost one quarter to play

Re: Do You Remember...

Posted: Fri Feb 21, 2014 2:37 pm
by lwmjr
yes

ground beef under a dollar a pound

Re: Do You Remember...

Posted: Fri Feb 21, 2014 3:00 pm
by cinemike16
No

DYR when convenience store hot dogs were 2 for a $1? (Doesn't seem too long ago around here)

Re: Do You Remember...

Posted: Fri Feb 21, 2014 3:06 pm
by BeachGirlShops
yes

When you bought groceries in paper bags and not plastic

Re: Do You Remember...

Posted: Fri Feb 21, 2014 3:35 pm
by lwmjr
yes

when your grocery bill was well under a $100 for a cart full

Re: Do You Remember...

Posted: Fri Feb 21, 2014 4:31 pm
by cinemike16
Yes (not that long ago either, I guess the key is to be a smart shopper)

DYR when toys were made out of some kind of metal instead of plastic

Re: Do You Remember...

Posted: Fri Feb 21, 2014 8:00 pm
by lwmjr
yes

DYO when baseball cards were a quarter

Re: Do You Remember...

Posted: Sat Feb 22, 2014 7:56 pm
by cinemike16
Yes, actually, and now you're lucky if you can get single cards for a buck.

DYR when JFK silver dollars came into circulation ?

Re: Do You Remember...

Posted: Sat Feb 22, 2014 11:42 pm
by lwmjr
no

when Miami Vice was on tv