The Future is Now #10


The Take-Along Telephone, 1973.

10 comments:

FAT DECOY said...

HA! i neeeed one

Greg said...

It fits right in your pocket, provided you're waying an oversized clown coat with a pocket the size of a shopping bag.

Mr DeBakey said...

I remember on "The Sandbaggers"
agents secretly communicating with each other using devices the size of...
the size of...
ohhh..
a house cat?

Fred said...

I just upgraded to one of these last week. Serves me right for using Verizon.

Tommy O'C said...

I don't care what they say. It's a fad.

Chris said...

dey 'trew a brick!

swac said...

When I worked in radio, we had to use a portable phone the size of a lunchbox (mostly all battery, with a handset attached, and a screw-on antenna).

Still don't own one myself, to my ongoing amazement.

Loye said...

Texting was a bitch.

Vanwall said...

Notice the Mercedes in the background - what a surprise it isn't a Yugo.

Greg said...

Still don't own one myself, to my ongoing amazement.

If you're 1973 Mercedes breaks down you're screwed.