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10+ Ads With People Getting Way Too Excited About Computers

10+ Ads With People Getting Way Too Excited About Computers - Awkward Galleries

Have you ever seen anyone so excited as the people in these early computer ads? You have not. In the 70’s and 80’s, when new tech gadgets entered the marketplace, the world was thrilled. And sure enough, the advertising industry went overboard depicting that enthusiasm. Check out this gallery of people freaking out over early computers, via our friends at Flashbak.

You’d think they just heard the iPhone 7 was announced.

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In Awkward Galleries • January 11th, 2017 • Comments Off on 10+ Ads With People Getting Way Too Excited About Computers

Runaway Flower Girl

Runaway Flower Girl - Kids

“My daughter’s poor flower girl had enough!”

(submitted by Keri, via Lucy Lane Photography)

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It’s All Downhill From Here

It’s All Downhill From Here - Kids

“Two of my sons wanted to run down the glacier with our dog, Thor. One was successful.”

(via source)

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Lunch Box

Lunch Box - Kids

“My 9-year-old son cannot understand why we can’t eat lunch here.”

(via source)

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10+ Vintage Board Games That Time Forgot

10+ Vintage Board Games That Time Forgot - Awkward Galleries

Board games are supposed to foster fun and togetherness with friends and family. But not all of them can be winners. Thanks to our friends at Flashbak, we can enjoy some of the lesser-known board games from the 70’s and 80’s. Thank goodness for Netflix.

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The Groom With No Left Shoe

The Groom With No Left Shoe - Couples

“As you can see, the groom’s left shoe went missing. Additionally, his bowtie was crooked, and the best man’s tie was too short. So many fashion faux-pas’s.”

(submitted by Paul)

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Unsung Girl Group Records From The 70’s-80’s

Unsung Girl Group Records From The 70’s-80’s - Awkward Galleries

More from our friends at Flashbak. The 70’s and 80’s was a Golden Age for all-girl pop groups. But for every The Runaways or The Go-Go’s, there were a hundred Bene Bene Bene’s–obscure knockoffs, unknown outside of Europe. Let’s take a look at 30 of these undiscovered disco dollies and new-wave foxes in no particular order.

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In Awkward Galleries • January 10th, 2017 • 4 Comments »
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