Entries Tagged “70's”

Funny Things

31. Drive-Through Photomats

These were all truned into drive-thrugh coffee bars in the 90's. I don't know what they are now. See also 70's, 80's.

Added by Ryan on March 5, 2008| 1 Comment | You Like This |

Funny Foods

32. Screaming Yellow Zonkers

Revolutionary social change in a snack food, this iconic 70's candied popcorn made you feel like you were getting something over on "The Man", and somehow doing something subversive. See also 70's, Snacks.

Added by Tim on February 26, 2008| 2 Comments | You Like This |

Funny Dances

33. The Robot

Never goes out of style, nor, paradoxically, comes into style. See also 70's, Dances.

Added by Tim on February 21, 2008| 2 Comments | You Like This |

Funny Toys

34. Gnip Gnop

Even funnier to play it. See also 70's.

Added by a Guest on February 10, 2008| Comment | You Like This |

Funny Toys

35. Sit 'N Spin

Exactly that—kid sits on a plastic circle and cranks a smaller circle, causing kid to spin around. Available in landfills everywhere. See also 70's.

Added by Tim on February 7, 2008| 2 Comments | You Like This |

Funny Toys

36. Shrinky Dinks

Otherwise known as the toy that requires a preheated 325 degree oven to activate. But at least the name's cute. See also 70's, Dangerous.

Added by Anthony on January 27, 2008| Comment | You Like This |

Funny Songs

37. Disco Duck

Not a great song to begin with, so did we need the Disney and Village People collaboration Macho Duck as well? See also 70's, Animals, Anthromorphication.

Added by Ryan on January 11, 2008| 1 Comment | You Like This |

Funny People

38. The Bionic Woman

See also 70's, Television.

Added by Ryan on July 8, 2007| Comment | You Like This |

Funny Places

39. Slab Fork, West Virginia

Birthplace of Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Bill Withers. See also 70's, Music.

Added by Dave on June 14, 2007| Comment | You Like This |

Funny Instruments

40. Vocoder

A staple of bad electronic music (including Styx's "Mr. Roboto") for the past 30 years. See also 70's, Music, Songs.

Added by Ryan on October 12, 2006| Comment | You Like This |