then and now 2
Then: Clackers. Huge, rock solid marble balls on strings that you clacked together, eventually nailing yourself in the head and hiding in the bushes afterwards because your mother warned you those things were dangerous.
Now: Made of rubber. Non-toxic. Won't cause injuries. Makes no noise. Your mother approves.
Then: Leif Garrett. Teen hearthrob, actor, singer and postery boy. Rumored at the time to be possibly gay.
Now: Justin Timberlake. Teen hearthrob, actor, singer and poster boy. Possibly gay.
Then: Pat, I had the same shirt. Is that a Hukapoo?
Now. Lost the Hukapoo shirt, but didn't lose the smile.