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Top-Ten Hits from the 50's

Slide-out Coke machines
Superman/Batman comics
10 cent hot dogs
AM radio
Black & white TV
Rabbit-ear antennae
Bubblegum baseball cards
Tinny speakers at drive-in
Drive-in diners
Vacation bible school
Barefoot summers
Homemade playgrounds
A quarter made you rich...

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Date: 8/8/2010 5:25:00 PM
Cher you must pick which song & let me know okies? Remember you don't have to write a poem to sing to the tune of the song. Just play off of something in the song! You could almost workl the above verse into maybe the Name Game? Light & Love Cher!
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Date: 8/4/2010 11:03:00 AM
Congratulations Tim on your HM. I enjoyed the trip down memory lane. I still have one small T.V. with one rabbit-ear we bought in 1984. That T.V. still has a great picture in color and so we have kept it. I am trying to teach my youngest about all of these items that have changed so much over the years. It is hard to keep up with the new things coming out. Aloha, Connie
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Date: 8/1/2010 6:02:00 PM
well,I just LOVE this one. Congrats. LUv, andrea
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Date: 7/31/2010 7:24:00 PM
lol.well, Tim. i sure do wish i knew all of these songs. i was born in 1993, way to long ago for me.haha ~Always&Forever
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Date: 7/28/2010 10:14:00 AM
I love it! You earned your honor in writing this! congrats and i wish you much success!
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Date: 7/27/2010 7:06:00 AM
Congratulations Tim on your win in Joe Flach's contest "Top 10". Love, Carol
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Date: 7/26/2010 12:12:00 PM
You have me smiline with this one. What a differently era you so cleverly brought to life. Thank you for the kind comment on my poem. I decided to take a break from the site so please forgive my delay. Will still be stopping by from time to time. Best wishes with your writing. Karen
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Date: 7/25/2010 4:00:00 PM
Tim, what a nice, simple, on topic, creative and nostoligic entry. Sometimes, simple is better and this was a terrific and entertaining read in so few words. Thank you for sharing this with me through my contest. Joe
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Date: 7/24/2010 9:13:00 AM
Congrats Tim on your HM in the Top Ten contest with this awesome write so original and so unique.. enjoy your special honor my friend.. with luv..
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Date: 7/24/2010 7:44:00 AM
Congrats, Tim on your HM. Bought back memories. Great write. Kudos. You and yours have a great weekend. All the best, Ralph.
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Date: 7/21/2010 4:31:00 AM
funny one!! enjoyed reading!
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Date: 7/18/2010 10:26:00 PM
I'll bet you two bits this poem takes the prize, Tim! Great trip down memory lane for many of us. Love, Carolyn
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Date: 7/18/2010 4:55:00 PM
Tim...u forgot one.. the PIC u light at the Drive In to keep the mosquitoes away while at play or trying to watch the movie..whatever.. haha.. great job for Joe's contest.. good luck.. with luv..
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