I remember Etch a Sketch was prized for back of the car entertainment during those long summer road trips with mom and dad. When I got tired of rereading Nancy Drew books.
The Slinky I associate with high school physics class.
HT The Corner. 50 years? Really?
...but here's no legacy toy story:
Three programs — Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid — consume 100 percent of federal revenue, and everything else is paid for with borrowed money.Maybe Lincoln Logs would be more instructive.