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Do You Remember...

Postby cinemike16 » Thu Feb 20, 2014 7:50 pm

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.

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Gas price $1.00 /gal

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Re: Do You Remember...

Postby lwmjr » Thu Feb 20, 2014 10:09 pm

movie tickets a buck or two
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Re: Do You Remember...

Postby BeachGirlShops » Fri Feb 21, 2014 8:22 am

Yes. ( $1 movie theaters with older running movies)

carbon paper copies

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Re: Do You Remember...

Postby cinemike16 » Fri Feb 21, 2014 11:43 am

Yes

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

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Re: Do You Remember...

Postby BeachGirlShops » Fri Feb 21, 2014 1:14 pm

No

DYR soda in glass bottles that were returnable for $

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Re: Do You Remember...

Postby lwmjr » Fri Feb 21, 2014 1:22 pm

yes

hand held calculators costing more than $20
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Re: Do You Remember...

Postby BeachGirlShops » Fri Feb 21, 2014 1:39 pm

yes

Arcade games that cost one quarter to play

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Re: Do You Remember...

Postby lwmjr » Fri Feb 21, 2014 2:37 pm

yes

ground beef under a dollar a pound
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Re: Do You Remember...

Postby cinemike16 » Fri Feb 21, 2014 3:00 pm

No

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

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Re: Do You Remember...

Postby BeachGirlShops » Fri Feb 21, 2014 3:06 pm

yes

When you bought groceries in paper bags and not plastic

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Re: Do You Remember...

Postby lwmjr » Fri Feb 21, 2014 3:35 pm

yes

when your grocery bill was well under a $100 for a cart full
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Re: Do You Remember...

Postby cinemike16 » Fri Feb 21, 2014 4:31 pm

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

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Re: Do You Remember...

Postby lwmjr » Fri Feb 21, 2014 8:00 pm

yes

DYO when baseball cards were a quarter
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Re: Do You Remember...

Postby cinemike16 » Sat Feb 22, 2014 7:56 pm

Yes, actually, and now you're lucky if you can get single cards for a buck.

DYR when JFK silver dollars came into circulation ?

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Re: Do You Remember...

Postby lwmjr » Sat Feb 22, 2014 11:42 pm

no

when Miami Vice was on tv
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