ITT We posts items that were once indispensable in our homes, but are now rarely seen

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    I'm not sure what brought TV Guide to mind, but I remember getting it in the mail or at the grocery store, and reading the synopsis of my favorite shows, hoping for clues about what was going to happen. I also remember when they made it bigger, like a regular magazine, not the same at all

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    vcr player....dvd player
     
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    when my first son was like 2 we realized that he was fascinated with tearing up the tv guide. It got to the point that we would treat him with a new tv guide every week to tear up.

    It was tres adorable.
     
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    [video=youtube;Jd-QQfz-4Ug]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jd-QQfz-4Ug[/video]
     
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    who needs expensive toys when you you can pay 35 cents for a barrel of laughs
     
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    :grad: Rabbit Shamequa ears.


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    It had to be like a guilty pleasure. Something that had value to the parents that he's suddenly allowed to tear it to pieces. I don't know.

    All I know is that he loved tearing up that tv guide.
     
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    Incandescent light bulbs.
     
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    We had the Children's World Book Encyclopedia, my mother read from it to me every night

    They go right in the trash when they get delivered
     
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    Bunch'a fuckin racist OGs up in here.