Nostalgic Evocations: Return of the Jedi Glasses (1983)

In 1983 the marketing genius of George Lucas and Lucasfilms continued to put Star Wars on almost anything imaginable.  Burger King was an eager partner.  The two teamed up and released four limited edition dinner glasses depicting different scenes from the movie.  Every week, beginning the last week of May, we went to Burger King,... Continue Reading →


Nostalgic Evocations: Kaboom

Kaboom (General Mills 1969-2010). When my sister and I would go to the grocery store with my parents we would be allowed to pick out our breakfast cereal...if we were good.  If not, we were stuck with Honey Nut Cheerios -- neither one of us wanted that.  My sister's go-to was Cap'n Crunch; mine was... Continue Reading →

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