Wednesday, July 11, 2007

Wednesday's One Cup Of Java Challenge

One Cup Question: It was on this date in 1960 that a soon-to-be-famous French toy went on sale in the United States. Now remembered as one of the classic toys of the baby boom era and still popular today in a variety of sizes, the toy featured aluminum powder and styrene beads. It was a bit player in both the Toy Story and Toy Story 2 films, not speaking but still communicating. Your One Cup question this morning – based on the clues provided, name this toy, now available in a Sponge Bob Squarepants model.

Answer: Etch-A-Sketch

Bonus Blog Trivia: Not really trivia, but did you know there's an online Etch-A-Sketch that you can literally waste hours playing with? You can find it at It even "shakes" the screen for you if you need to start over!


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