December 23rd, 2008

Top 10 Xmas Presents I Got As A Kid

Top 10 Xmas Presents I Got As A Kid
  1. Wood sided Radio Flyer wagon, age 5 or 6. I used that thing daily, probably even slept in it. Countless forts were built from supplies hauled in it, and at least one tree house.
  2. Atari 5200 Supersystem with a trackball controller, and 8 games (Pac Man, Ms. Pac Man, Centipede, Galaga, Defender, Pole Position, Frogger, and Super Breakout).
  3. Bauhaus 1979-1983 limited edition box set, #213 of 2,000 copies worldwide.
  4. $50 gift certificate to Burning Airlines (was used on t-shirts).
  5. The boxed set of E.B. White's books (Charlotte's Web, Trumpet Of The Swan, & Stuart Little).
  6. Patent leather Doc Marten's with clear soles, 18 hole.
  7. David J's "Crocodile Tears & The Velvet Cosh" import CD.
  8. My first Big Wheel.
  9. A set from Tonka that had both the dump truck and the Jeep, the big ones.