|About Us | What's New | Search | Site Map | Contact Us|
You are not logged in. [Log In] Wordsmith.org » Forums » General Topics » Q&A about words » Think ten years ago Register User Forum List Calendar Active Topics Search FAQ
#129006 - 06/03/04 06:19 AM Think ten years ago
I had a banner ad today that made me wonder what my ten year younger self would have thought it referred to. So everybody put your heads back into the early '90s:
Hands Free Cellular Car Kits
#129007 - 06/03/04 08:31 AM Re: Think ten years ago
Loc: lower upstate New York
*tossing Faldage a couple-three hyphens*
Yeah! Car phones were around in the 90s, sure, but.
#129008 - 06/03/04 09:29 AM Re: Think ten years ago
labor strike by baseball players results in the premature termination of the season, and the cancellation of the World Series for the first time since 1904.
#129009 - 06/03/04 10:59 AM Re: Think ten years ago
Thanks for the hyphens, lovely AnnaS. I had used my stock up in this post in wordorigins:
Now, where do you want me to put them?
#129010 - 06/03/04 01:54 PM Re: Think ten years ago
Loc: Metro Detroit (MI)
where do you want me to put them?
And temptation rears its ugly head...
#129011 - 06/03/04 03:26 PM Re: Think ten years ago
Loc: British Columbia, Canada
A hands free car - very Jetsonian. But where does the cellular part fit in??
I shocked a teen the other day by saying that I went to school before cell phones, before e-mail and before the PC. (personal computer or politically correct, take your choice.) Amazing what we have learned to take for granted in so short a time.
#129012 - 06/03/04 05:26 PM Re: Think ten years ago
But where does the cellular part fit in??
It must be an electric car! (WOW! Doesn't that *sound futuristic? e.g.)
#129013 - 06/03/04 09:31 PM Re: Think ten years ago
Loc: Seattle, Washington, USA
For the young, "history" means "stuff that happened before my sophomore year."
#129014 - 06/03/04 09:45 PM Re: Think ten years ago
Loc: Perth, Western Australia
President George Bush jnr
No Ayrton Senna
England beats Australia in Rugby World Cup final
Would've all been a big case of, "Huh??"
#129015 - 06/04/04 06:39 AM Re: Think ten years ago
must be an electric car!
And it's a kit! So simple even an adult can build one.
Forum Stats 8846 Members
Max Online: 3341 @ 12/09/11 02:15 PM
Newest Members Joyful, jaakad, Indigosky, JimBob, BenM
8846 Registered Users
Who's Online 1 registered (Tromboniator), 24 Guests and 4 Spiders online. Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Top Posters (30 Days)
endymion6 72 wofahulicodoc 58 LukeJavan8 50 A C Bowden 38 May 25 FormLacksClarity 8 Tromboniator 6 Indigosky 1
wwh 13858 Faldage 13803 Jackie 11613 tsuwm 10530 LukeJavan8 7411 Buffalo Shrdlu 7210 AnnaStrophic 6511 Wordwind 6296 wofahulicodoc 5780 of troy 5400
Board Rules · Mark all read Contact Us · Wordsmith.org · Top
Disclaimer: Wordsmith.org is not responsible for views expressed on this site. Use of this forum is at your own risk and liability - you agree to hold Wordsmith.org and its associates harmless as a condition of using it.
Home | Today's Word | Yesterday's Word | Subscribe | FAQ | Archives | Search | Feedback
Wordsmith Talk | Wordsmith Chat
© 2014 Wordsmith