March 22, 2015
We’ve made a few tweaks to the look of our discount novelty and retro store at RestlessMouse.com. Our regular customers go there and say “What? Where am I?”.
Don’t fret, we’ve still got super prices and low flat rate shipping, plus the excellent customer service you have come to expect. Most items even have quantity discounts.… Read the rest here
September 24, 2014
I remember buying “Naked Lady Pens” and “Fortune Fish” along with many other items, from a magazine ad Lakeside placed, in like 1972? I resold these items to other kids in the neighborhood. Nowadays I probably would have been expelled from school instead of merely having my pens confiscated.
Here it is 40 years or so later, and I am still at it. I bought the remaining stock of Lakeside Novelty’s inventory when Joel retired, and more recently the stock of a joke shop that closed in Lincoln City, Oregon. We offer discount prices for retail customers, and steep quantity discounts for casual resellers and institutions. (If you want LARGE quantities, that can be arranged also!)… Read the rest here
April 3, 2015
My sister is planning to put an old truck on Craigslist. Our dear departed brother had it for years, but sentimentality and nostalgia only goes so far. I like to think that Buddy would like to see it go to someone who will fix it up. My neighbor restored a Chevelle, and anytime he is anywhere near that thing he has a big grin on his face.
I’m not into that, the whole scenario reminds me of this old C.W. McCall song…
March 23, 2015
I found this little roadrunner novelty souvenir at a thrift store a while back.He’s a cute little guy… just a little roadrunner doll, made in Japan. At least, I hope it’s just a doll. I can’t imagine capturing and going through whatever the taxidermy process is on a baby roadrunner, would be economical.… Read the rest here
March 17, 2015
I was sort of afraid of my sister’s dogs to begin with. I mean, I have heard the stories… They have been known to consume entire loafs of bread in one gulp…. They gnaw on household appliances. My sister once spent an entire night waiting for 3 D cell batteries to come out the other end, something you would expect from a robot dog.
Even so, I wasn’t prepared for what she posted on our myfamily.com site today;
March 17, 2015
“Our evil psycho neighbor, Doris W. of Omaha, NE has been calling us and harassing us for 3 years
by using all kind of phone numbers on her cell phone & then hung up immediately. … Read the rest here