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Old 08-15-2008, 06:59 PM
 
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Nope...water wiggle...here's a commercial! *lol*

Water Wiggle - (Wham-O) | Commercial

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LMAO!!!!! I'm so traumatized just watching that commercial. That was NOT a fun toy in my memory!
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Old 08-15-2008, 07:02 PM
 
Location: San Diego, CA
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Yeah, that face is a bit disturbing, isn't it?! *lol*
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Old 08-15-2008, 07:52 PM
 
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Did any one have a "thing maker"? I loved mine. Went in to ToysRUs with my kids a couple of years ago, and low and behold! THINGMAKERS!! I don't think they did very well, because I saw them on clearance later on. Maybe they still make them. I don't have to go to TRU as much any more because the only things my kids want are video games and legos.
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Old 08-15-2008, 08:11 PM
 
Location: Funky Town
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Is the "thing maker" the one that made the bugs? If so, I had one. I loved my water wiggle!!! First time I got silly putty, I would take every thing off my walls & breakables off my dresser, roll it into a ball & slam it against the wall, & play dodge ball with myself! LOL. I remember going to Sat. matinee, and for the rest of the week the neighbor kids & I would play out the movie. Roy Rogers, Tarzan, and we all had to be Cheetah. And the ice cream man, 5 cent fudgesicles or dreamsicles were my favorite!
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Old 08-15-2008, 08:12 PM
 
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Ohhhh..... remember Colonial Cake Co.? Those little chocolate cakes with the white icing inside! Ymmm!


ohhh yesss them were my favorites
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Old 08-15-2008, 08:14 PM
 
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what were them things called like two big balls( marble like) with a string and we had to make them hit togeather ...got all bruised up all the time with them
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Old 08-15-2008, 08:19 PM
 
Location: S.A., Texas ~ Non -Sanctuary city & HUD secretary farm~
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Is the "thing maker" the one that made the bugs? If so, I had one. I loved my water wiggle!!! First time I got silly putty, I would take every thing off my walls & breakables off my dresser, roll it into a ball & slam it against the wall, & play dodge ball with myself! LOL. I remember going to Sat. matinee, and for the rest of the week the neighbor kids & I would play out the movie. Roy Rogers, Tarzan, and we all had to be Cheetah. And the ice cream man, 5 cent fudgesicles or dreamsicles were my favorite!
Mine too!!
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Old 08-15-2008, 09:13 PM
 
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what were them things called like two big balls( marble like) with a string and we had to make them hit togeather ...got all bruised up all the time with them

We used to call them ka-nockers. Don't know how they were spelled. I had some that were orange.
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Old 08-15-2008, 09:29 PM
 
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what were them things called like two big balls( marble like) with a string and we had to make them hit togeather ...got all bruised up all the time with them
Knicker-bockers?
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Old 08-15-2008, 09:35 PM
 
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what were them things called like two big balls( marble like) with a string and we had to make them hit togeather ...got all bruised up all the time with them
SAQT beat ya to them on post #101! (spelling is debatable!)
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