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America Online.

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by Anonymousreply 4906/28/2013

When I was in my 20s, I had to use all the men's Clinique skincare products. I really thought I was something.

by Anonymousreply 206/27/2013

Cable

by Anonymousreply 306/27/2013

In the spirit of the OP, Prodigy. Cable, either.

Newspapers, who needs them? Or TV news, for that matter.

by Anonymousreply 406/27/2013

Panties.

by Anonymousreply 506/27/2013

An American Express card.

In my 20's I was so impressed with myself that I carried one.

Then AE started going up and up on their annual fee to the point I canceled and never looked back.

I don't buy Travelers Checks anymore either.

by Anonymousreply 606/27/2013

Cassette tapes

Floppy discs

by Anonymousreply 706/27/2013

Pizza

by Anonymousreply 806/27/2013

Satellite radio

by Anonymousreply 906/27/2013

Mail order catalogs

by Anonymousreply 1006/27/2013

AOL was not a product; it was a service.

by Anonymousreply 1106/27/2013

Malls

Bookstores

Magazines

35 mm film

by Anonymousreply 1206/27/2013

Horseshoes.

by Anonymousreply 1306/27/2013

Walkman

Calculator watch

Any watch

by Anonymousreply 1406/27/2013

CDs

Notecards

by Anonymousreply 1506/27/2013

Pantyhose

by Anonymousreply 1606/27/2013

Anything related to Paula Deen

by Anonymousreply 1706/27/2013

Menstrual pad belt

by Anonymousreply 1806/27/2013

Slip (petticoat)

by Anonymousreply 1906/27/2013

Record player turntable and needle

My Sony AM/FM receiver, CD deck and tape deck. $500

My Handspring Visor $500

by Anonymousreply 2006/27/2013

Palm pilot

Rolodex

by Anonymousreply 2106/27/2013

[quote]When I was in my 20s, I had to use all the men's Clinique skincare products. I really thought I was something.

Me too. Gray with white writing. I used the face scrub and the huge soap. This was in the 80s.

I also used fancy hair gels for the spiky look. Stuff like Vidal Sassoon and Prel (not fancy). You had to keep switching cos they'd stop working. I don't miss them.

by Anonymousreply 2206/27/2013

Beeper

by Anonymousreply 2306/27/2013

Reservations at Windows on the World

by Anonymousreply 2406/27/2013

Brother word processor

Adding Machine

Typewriter

Pocket calculator

Camera

Camcorder

by Anonymousreply 2506/27/2013

Separate landline with useless telephone number for my computer

Damned if I know why I still have to fax shit.

by Anonymousreply 2606/27/2013

Reel to reel tape deck

Tv antenna on top of my house

Console stereo that was a piece of furniture? It had green fabric over the speakers to match our wall to wall carpeting. Best speakers I ever heard.

by Anonymousreply 2706/27/2013

Douche

by Anonymousreply 2806/27/2013

Boombox

by Anonymousreply 2906/27/2013

filofax

by Anonymousreply 3006/27/2013

Answering machine.

by Anonymousreply 3106/27/2013

Oven

by Anonymousreply 3206/27/2013

Diapers

by Anonymousreply 3306/27/2013

Mercurochrome

by Anonymousreply 3406/27/2013

There was this thing we used when I was a kid to heat stale rolls. It was a little platform with legs and a handle attached. You took a stale roll and lightly wet it, top, bottom and sides, and put it on the platform, which went on the smallest burner on the stove. Then you covered the platform with a silver dome. You waited about 7 minutes and removed your warm, crisp roll and put butter on it, which melted. The roll tasted great.

Whenever I describe this, nobody knows what I am talking about

by Anonymousreply 3506/27/2013

Pee Chee Folders.

1 for every class. The more graffiti the better.

When even girls wouldn't be caught dead wearing a sissy backpack.

by Anonymousreply 3606/27/2013

R24 That was bad.

by Anonymousreply 3706/27/2013

TV, hairdryer, blender, cappuccino maker

by Anonymousreply 3806/27/2013

Molly McButter

Chicken Tonight

Soup Starter

Twinkies

by Anonymousreply 3906/27/2013

[quote]Menstrual pad belt

Oh, I still use these. My favorite brand is Teenage Softies, but my mother uses Private Lady. Maybe in a few years I'll make the switch.

by Anonymousreply 4006/27/2013

TV

milk

by Anonymousreply 4106/27/2013

Whip'n'Chill

by Anonymousreply 4206/27/2013

I stopped using AOL about six years ago because of the way they ran their message boards. The $cientologists seemed to have taken hold there; if anything was critical of the $cientards, of Cruise, Travolta, etc., it was deleted, whereas members of that godforsaken cult could post about their "gains" and other Scieno lingo, and that shit stayed.

by Anonymousreply 4306/27/2013

My 8mm porn films and projector.

by Anonymousreply 4406/27/2013

I thought AOL stopped having message boards 10 years ago, r43.

by Anonymousreply 4506/27/2013

I Can't Believe It's Not Butter. I now use butter.

Georgia Pacific (Koch Brothers) paper products like Angel Soft Toliet Paper

by Anonymousreply 4606/27/2013

Newspapers. I don't know anybody my age who reads them.

Cable tv - I watch everything streaming online now and I don't miss those fucks at Time Warner AT ALL.

In a couple of years, I might say "my laptop" because I spend more time on my iPad now. When my laptop becomes dated, I don't think I'm going to buy a new one.

by Anonymousreply 4706/27/2013

Massengil

by Anonymousreply 4806/28/2013

AYDS diet candy.

by Anonymousreply 4906/28/2013
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