Posts tagged "etch-a-sketch"

André Cassagnes, Creator Of The Etch-A-Sketch, Dies

André Cassagnes, the 86-year-old creator of the popular kid's toy the Etch-A-Sketch, died in Paris on January 16, it was revealed Thursday. The toy that managed to fascinate and then totally bore kids everywhere, was first introduced at a toy fair in Nuremberg, Germany, in 1959. It fell out of the public consciousness until thi…
By: Julie Gerstein / February 1, 2013

Who Knew An Etch A Sketch Could Be So … Erotic?

This is a "Playtime Belt Buckle" that's currently for sale on Etsy. It is composed of a totally functional Etch A Sketch, and I don't know about you guys, but I've never been so keenly aware of the erotic qualities of those little nobs before. Damn. [The Daily What]…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / August 29, 2012

Quickies!: Rihanna Planning Acting Career, Big Surprise!

Rihanna will play the lead female role in a remake of "The Last Dragon." Maybe she'll disappear just like Vanity did soon after playing this role. [Mediatakeout] Remember when the only thing you drew on your Etch-a-Sketch was a jumble of lines? Some people are actually able to create art on their's. […
By: Annika Harris / December 26, 2008