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26th Jun '15 3:17:50 PM AgProv
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* Would anyone today even ''think'' of naming a kit full of miniature girders, bolts, and platforms, to be marketed to young boys, an "Erector Set"? Worse yet, an ad for it said, "Boys today... men tomorrow!"

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* Would anyone today even ''think'' of naming a kit full of miniature girders, bolts, and platforms, to be marketed to young boys, an "Erector Set"? Worse yet, an ad for it said, "Boys today... men tomorrow!"tomorrow!"[[note]]Averted in England where it was called ''Meccano''.[[/note]]
8th Oct '14 9:25:02 PM mr3urious
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* The G1 ''Main/MyLittlePony'' series had a slumber party-loving pony named [[http://mylittlewiki.org/wiki/Pillow_Talk Pillow Talk]]. Granted, the intimate act of [[TalkingInBed pillow talk]] itself can be platonic, but still...
2nd Jan '14 3:13:39 PM KamenRiderOokalf
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* We have the [[Franchise/{{Transformers}} Autobot]] [[http://tfwiki.net/wiki/Erector Erector]], who only fights when provoked.

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* We have the [[Franchise/{{Transformers}} Autobot]] [[http://tfwiki.net/wiki/Erector net/wiki/Erector_(G1) Erector]], who only fights when provoked.



---> ''Flip it like this, flip it like that, I can keep it up for days, I'm a Sack aristocrat!''

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---> --> ''Flip it like this, flip it like that, I can keep it up for days, I'm a Sack aristocrat!''
14th Nov '13 7:41:41 PM SharleeD
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* The writer of a 1980s promotional jingle for the Hackey-Sack doesn't seem to have considered how this line would scan to the toy's teenage target audience:
---> ''Flip it like this, flip it like that, I can keep it up for days, I'm a Sack aristocrat!''
25th Mar '13 3:33:36 PM XFllo
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25th Mar '13 3:33:23 PM XFllo
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* Would anyone today even ''think'' of naming a kit full of miniature girders, bolts, and platforms, to be marketed to young boys, an "Erector Set"? Worse yet, an ad for it said, "Boys today... men tomorrow!"
* We have the [[Franchise/{{Transformers}} Autobot]] [[http://tfwiki.net/wiki/Erector Erector]], who only fights when provoked.
* [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JMuV4TAcjmo This]] toy dog called Gaylord. He comes with a bone of his own.
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* There was a plastic toy company called "Gay Toys, Inc".
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