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Fri Aug 22, 2014, 10:29 PM

You know you remember this...


Old address book


AOL


Listerine in the paper wrapper


Remember this tv and how the screen looked in the middle of the night when you turned it on


Before caller ID


Did you have a pair or two?

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Reply You know you remember this... (Original post)
SummerSnow Aug 2014 OP
unionthug777 Aug 2014 #1
SummerSnow Aug 2014 #2
unionthug777 Aug 2014 #3
sue4e3 Aug 2014 #4
unionthug777 Aug 2014 #5
DavidG_WI Sep 2014 #6
SummerSnow Sep 2014 #7
1dogleft Sep 2014 #8
angstlessk Apr 2015 #9
Novara Apr 2015 #10

Response to SummerSnow (Original post)

Sat Aug 23, 2014, 04:24 PM

1. thanks

not only did I work 58 hours this week......now I feel old also !!!!!

we had to use pliers to change the channel on our t.v.

now it's time for beer.

beer !!

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Response to unionthug777 (Reply #1)

Sat Aug 23, 2014, 07:41 PM

2. I also remember the pliers to change the channels.

I remember my dad would take forever to tune in the tv for a clear picture. Seems to always happen when a an ABC movie of the week was on. I feel old too. But those were the good old days

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Response to SummerSnow (Reply #2)

Sun Aug 24, 2014, 08:58 AM

3. we only had 5 channels.

and if there was nothing of interest on............go play outside...use your imagination !!!! those were the good old days !!!

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Response to unionthug777 (Reply #3)

Sun Aug 24, 2014, 10:52 AM

4. Last week my son asked me who Marilyn Monroe was. I feel old too

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Response to sue4e3 (Reply #4)

Sun Aug 24, 2014, 12:03 PM

5. i understand all too well

asked a friend if he liked to watch abbott & Costello...said he didn't know who they were. or laurel & hardy...

guess we are old.

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Response to SummerSnow (Reply #2)

Wed Sep 10, 2014, 01:57 AM

6. Do you remember

 

not being able to watch TV becasue you where bing used as part of the antenna as a kid?

This was a common thing at my grandparents house when there was a baseball game on, if there was bad reception I ended up being part of the antenna array...

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Response to DavidG_WI (Reply #6)

Wed Sep 10, 2014, 01:55 PM

7. me too.My dad will say hold this antenna for a few minutes until it came in

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Response to SummerSnow (Original post)

Sat Sep 27, 2014, 06:56 AM

8. Remember it??

 

that's my house! jeans are a little tight now though

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Response to SummerSnow (Original post)

Sun Apr 19, 2015, 09:38 AM

9. I remember the remote control with a wire to the TV

fast forward...the man's voice that declared on AOL: "YOU'VE GOT MAIL"

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Response to angstlessk (Reply #9)

Sun Apr 19, 2015, 01:15 PM

10. Eh, get off my lawn, you dang kids.

AOL? Pre-PC!

Boy, we'd have to look up things in a....gasp!....an encyclopedia!

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