Category: Flotsam

Be careful what you wish for, coyote..

Be careful what you wish for, coyote..

I found this little roadrunner novelty souvenir at a thrift store a while back. He’s a cute little guy… just a little roadrunner doll, made in Japan. At least, I hope it’s just a...

Color me recycled 0

Color me recycled

I was going through some stuff in the garage, and I found this McNeilus garbage truck coloring book. What happened was, when I was working ordering parts for a Waste Management repair garage, I...

Don’t throw the radio in the river 0

Don’t throw the radio in the river

My dad bought this model GE radio for my mom, I think for their anniversary? They were listening to it at the breakfast table, it woke me up so I got the treat of...

This is bloody hilarious 0

This is bloody hilarious

A friend of ours was going through her dad’s hilarity and knick-knack box, and found this old practical joke. (Everybody’s dad has a drawer of stuff. My dad’s mainly had coins and tokens, one...

PIONEER CLUB: The honest Casino 0

PIONEER CLUB: The honest Casino

The famed Pioneer Club lays it on the line in this 1948 gaming guide; “Maybe you’ll TAKE the SLOT MACHINES… or vice versa!” Nevermind the BS below that about being pleasantly surprised… Vice Versa...

These are the sounds of your life 0

These are the sounds of your life

This was one of those yard sales with dozens of boxes o’crap on tables in the yard, most with no price. They had I think grandma sitting in the carport taking payment. She had...

Happy to be playing again 0

Happy to be playing again

I got caught up in bidding frenzy and wound up buying this old Zenith Trans-Oceanic at the Saturday auction for forty bucks. I figured to put a kit in that bypasses the old capacitors...

Fun facts to know and tell 0

Fun facts to know and tell

There is something wrong with this, but I can’t quite put my finger on it. Apparently pigs used to brush their teeth with their own hair? The “photomicrographs” make me want a hog bristle...