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HenryFarpolo
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join:2003-08-31
Andover, MA
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Re: [Fun] Do You remember when....?

said by vaxvms:

said by HenryFarpolo:

Boston had a "combat zone",

trivia: That's where Jay Leno got started in show biz

On the remember when theme...I remember when Jay Leno lived about a mile from me here in Andover.


Dominokat
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Remember when Jay Leno substituted for Johnny Carson?



HenryFarpolo
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Remember when Johnny Carson replaced Jack Paar?



miataman

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LOL. My parents grounded my sister for watching Elvis on the Ed Sullivan Show.

»www.youtube.com/watch?v=X5R5d36CVQA

--
"My hat, my cane, Jeeves".


HenryFarpolo
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Andover, MA

Two things:

Tuesday nights watching Milton Berle.

The whole family watching the same thing at the same time!!



miataman

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said by HenryFarpolo:

The whole family watching the same thing at the same time!!

LOL... How quaint. and what a "quaint" word quaint is.
--
"My hat, my cane, Jeeves".


vaxvms
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Floppy discs were 8 inches
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CMKRNL



capecoddah

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Yarmouth Port, MA
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said by vaxvms:

Floppy discs were 8 inches

With 32 hard sectors.
I used to make them in the early 1980's.


vaxvms
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A tweet was the sound made by a rockin' robin.
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Dominokat
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Forget floppy disks. Remember storing data on a cassette player?


HenryFarpolo
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Andover, MA

Putting chains on the car when it snowed. I know it was winter, but the memories were of VERY cold days whenever that job was done.



vaxvms
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1 recommendation

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CC used carbon paper.
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CMKRNL



Jtmo
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When people still used these?


capecoddah

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I'll see that and raise you.


Dominokat
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... this was a must have?


vaxvms
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1 recommendation

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You'd sniff the aroma of a freshly created page from mimeograph machine and smile.
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Dominokat
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reply to miataman

this was in your fuse box?


miataman

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Your internet ran thru this
»www.flickr.com/photos/tom-margie/4983309868/
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"My hat, my cane, Jeeves".



Jtmo
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Glassdoor was an actual door vs. a way to see how little you are paid »www.glassdoor.com



birdfeedr
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Pistachios were red? If they weren't red, there was something wrong.

»www.seriouseats.com/2010/03/red-···ere.html



Dominokat
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...this adding machine.

My grandfather had one when I was a kid. I would go through rolls of paper tape playing with it.


HenryFarpolo
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We had Hostess Twinkies and Howdy Doody!!

»www.youtube.com/watch?v=QyfCxrKW3XY


Dominokat
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Do you remember when we had Twinkles?



Dominokat
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»www.youtube.com/watch?v=mRmKzxhMzwo


HenryFarpolo
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We had a car named Edsel!!

»www.youtube.com/watch?v=ULuXAIpAZuU


vaxvms
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You had to lick the back of postage stamps before putting them on envelopes.
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CMKRNL



sashwa
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Alcatraz
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Getting mail 2x a day during the Christmas Holidays.



Dominokat
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Postage was 4 cents?


vaxvms
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There were 5 major computer makers with headquarters in Massachusetts.
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HenryFarpolo
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1 recommendation

Do you remember when...You could remember when??