10 signs you were a child of the ‘70s

10 signs you were a child of the ‘70s

Owned a spacehopper and danced to ABBA? Or spent all your half pennies on fizzy cola bottles? Chances are you grew up in the 1970s; the decade known for disco, Dallas and David Cassidy. We take a trip down memory lane and bring you ten signs you were a child of the ‘70s…

1. You had to wait for the TV to warm up after switching it on

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2. Summers seemed so much and hotter and longer

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3. You and your friends would fight over which Charlie’s Angel you were

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4. Your proudest moment was eating a chocolate cake made in your Easy-Bake Oven

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5. You asked your Magic 8 ball who you would marry – David Cassidy or Donny Osmond?

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6. You sat with your tape recorder in front of the radio to record the Top 40

Bored cat

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

7. You struggled to get the knack of riding your chopper in flairs

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8. “Once upon a time, not so long ago, there was a little girl and her name was Emily…”

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9. You learnt everything you needed to know about boys from Jackie

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10. Tartan was your favourite print thanks to a certain Scottish pop group…

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What would you add to the list?

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    1. Angela - May 4, 2014

      Color was everywhere and the world today seems dray in comparison.

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