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Ye Gods…what WERE we (the 70s generation) ever thinking?

ktelI had one of these…not proud of it…I begged and begged for a K-Tel Record Selector for Christmas in…1972? 1973? I can’t remember which year…but boy oh boy…I loved it. Even though I already had way more albums than one of these doofy devices could hold…but I made the best use of it – right up through my high school graduation in 1981 – my most current, most played albums were kept in it…

I look back on this commercial for it, and just go “What was I thinking? And…what f**kin’ doofus would actually WANT one? Ye Gods…the times, they do a frighten…