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And just imagine,in 20 or 30 years from now, people will be saying more or less the same thing about the things kids play with now...
Originally posted by Hayyel
Trying to explain the toys we had back then to today's young kids just makes everything we had sound so lame, but I think there was a beauty in their simplicity.
and the small toys we use to get from inside cracker jacks boxes and the dime and quarter gumball machines in store entrances..
Originally posted by speculativeoptimist
Member when we used to get toys from inside cereal boxes? They were usually crappy but a small thrill nonetheless.
Originally posted by blocula
reply to post by jerryznv
Did you ever try pulling around a cat or a dog in those trucks like i did? I think i ended up breaking my big metal tonka trucks by using them as skate boards,or trying to blow them up with fireworks during war games...
Originally posted by jerryznv
I would tie a string to this baby...and drag it around all day...by far my favorite!
Originally posted by listerofsmeg
reply to post by Suspiria
yea i miss all my scalectrix too.
i used to take the plastic bodies off the cars to make them faster.
ahh hours of fun.