The Communal A Game of Chance Series Discussion:

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40 (Very) Random Things That Normal People Did Not Have Or Did Not Exist In 1926

  1. Penicillin*
  2. The polio vaccine
  3. (Successful) Large organ transplants
  4. Contact lenses
  5. Instant food, such as ramen
  6. Photocopiers
  7. Ballpoint pens*
  8. Showers outside the military
  9. Firearm Licenses*
  10. Alcoholics Anonymous
  11. PETA
  12. Commercial airplane service
  13. Zeerusty depictions of the future and the Science Fiction genre as we know it today
  14. The fantasy genre as we know it today
  15. Comic Books and superheroes as we know them today*
  16. Air conditioning*
  17. Hair products that didn't kill one's hair
  18. Diapers with plastic coverings that prevented leaking
  19. Tampons (I had to include it)
  20. Implantable pacemakers
  21. Answering machines
  22. Hair spray
  23. Popcorn*
  24. Mickey Mouse
  25. Ibuprofen
  26. Sunscreen and bugspray (NOOOOOOO)
  27. Thick, fluffy comforters
  28. Barbie and other fashion dolls
  29. Bottled water
  30. The shape of DNA and the double helix
  31. Canned drinks
  32. Fancy European coffee drinks, a la Starbucks
  33. Microwaves*
  34. The BBC*
  35. The pill and other contraceptives
  36. Molotov cocktails
  37. Chemotherapy
  38. Acne medication
  39. Antipsychotics
  40. Modern deodorants and antiperspirants*

edited 28th Mar '12 2:16:09 PM by CrystalGlacia

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227 chihuahua028th Mar 2012 01:59:40 PM from Standoff, USA Get RP Mod , Relationship Status: I LOVE THIS DOCTOR!
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Must resist temptation...to ask permission...to repost lists on writing blogs...

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Go ahead; I don't care. Credit me if you'd like.
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...this list is really random. I know that it's right there on the name, but air-conditioning?
230 deathpigeon28th Mar 2012 02:07:06 PM from Everything sacred is a tie, a fetter. Get RP Mod , Relationship Status: One True Dodecahedron
Peace is a lie, there is only passion.
...It's only 38 things...
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even your stupid hoodie can't protect you
[up] Now it's 40. I miscounted my hashes.

[up][up] I was mainly thinking of common things that we take for granted today that people don't always realize didn't exist 85 years ago, forgoing the obvious internet, cellphones, TV, etc. The title has been adjusted accordingly.

edited 28th Mar '12 2:19:12 PM by CrystalGlacia

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232 chihuahua028th Mar 2012 03:49:01 PM from Standoff, USA Get RP Mod , Relationship Status: I LOVE THIS DOCTOR!
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I'm drafting the post containing two of your lists so far.

Since Blogger doesn't support hottips, and it won't let me HTML-ize them in, I'm manually copying and pasting the content into parenthesis.

233 Motree29th Mar 2012 04:37:08 PM from The Midnight Channel Get RP Mod , Relationship Status: 700 wives and 300 concubines
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Okay, after watching a certain Let's Play on youtube, I am very tempted to do a Let's Play as one of my characters.
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