Entries Tagged “70's”
Rubber strong man filled with gelled corn syrup to make him stretchy. See also 70's.
A 1970's coming-of-age novel for young adults, much to the dismay of readers who expected something else. See also 70's.
The abandoned and now discredited practice of parents gathering children around a child known to have chicken pox and, among other methods to spread the infection, sharing lollipops. The theory was that chicken pox is less dangerous to children than adults, and should be encountered as early in life as possible. See also 70's.
14. Tippy Tumbles
I wanted this doll as a child, but got a skipping rope instead. The doll could sit up, do front and back flips and handstands with the aid of a battery-operated "handbag" accessory attached to its leg. See also 70's, Dolls.
15. Oh! Heavenly Dog Shop
Stars Chevy Chase as a private eye who is killed while on a case, but then given the opportunity to return to earth as a dog to find the killer. Benji plays the dog. See also 70's.
16. Fantasy Island
"Da Plane, Da Plane". The TV show where people found out what they really wanted was to stay off cheesy 70's TV. See also 70's.
"Well Chris, there's clean...and then there's MCDONALD'S clean!" See also 70's, Fast Food.
Despite aforementioned ultra-masculine hand clench, I recall him not being able to hold much of anything with it. Oh well, it sounded good. See also 70's.
A fizzy and mind-blowing combination of cheap Champagne and equally cheap red wine (Ripple) . Posted in honor of the late Redd Foxx who starred in the TV sit-com "Sanford and Son". See also 70's, Alcohol, Sitcom.