If you’re reading this, you’re probably an adult who is now glued to some form of technology. But when you were younger, fun was found in simpler forms.
I bet you’ve forgotten about most of these things you used to freak out over, like spending hours trying to get that freaking magnetic fish on the end of your line…
First, assemble glider.
Next, wind back and let that sucker go!
Watch it do one loop in the air and crash into the ground.
Go back to step one.
A bird toy that balances on your finger.
It just balances!
On your finger!
What is this sorcery among us?
Yes, it was educational and kind of lame, but at least it changed color and you could say you were studying or something.
Or you could just try andmake cool patterns with no regard for math.
This is just a classic.
In fact, right now I wish I was sitting on my old bedroom floor trying to manipulate those rings on to that pole, my Swatch watch timing me in my attempt.
It was mesmerizing.
Multicolor retractable pen
And you always had to try and slam down more than one color at a time, inevitably breaking the thing.
YOU are why you can’t have nice things like a multicolor retractable pen.
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