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Meet The 1337s August 12, 2009

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100 Things Your Kids May Never Know About July 22, 2009

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Geekdad has a slightly depressing list of things that our children just very well may never know about. Do your part! Tell your children about what they missed, make them feel sad they never got to flip a laserdisk!

17. That there was a time before ‘reality TV.’
20. The buzz of a dot-matrix printer
21. 5- and 3-inch floppies, Zip Discs and countless other forms of data storage.
30. Blowing the dust out of a NES cartridge in the hopes that it’ll load this time.
56. When Spam was just a meat product — or even a Monty Python sketch.
80. Starbuck being a man.
81. Han shoots first.
82. “Obi-Wan never told you what happened to your father.” But they’ve already seen episode III, so it’s no big surprise.
87. Swimming pools with diving boards.
88. Hershey bars in silver wrappers.
89. Sliding the paper outer wrapper off a Kit-Kat, placing it on the palm of your hand and clapping to make it bang loudly. Then sliding your finger down the silver foil of break off the first finger

[GeekDad’s List of 100 Things Your Kids May Never Know About]