Mr. Bubble Gets You So Clean, Your Mother Won’t Know You?

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How dirty were children in the 1950s? I would have to be REALLY dirty to be unrecognizable. I always thought the kids looked liked the squeaky-clean kids from Leave it to Beaver, but I know better thanks to Mr. Bubble. Now I picture mud-caked filthy kids being dunked into steaming hot baths of Mr. Bubble by their parents once a month. Those parents screaming with anger when they realize that the excrement smeared goblin that they had been feeding for the last 30 days was actually the neighbor’s kid.

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2 thoughts on “Mr. Bubble Gets You So Clean, Your Mother Won’t Know You?

  1. angela(toao) says:

    I actually snorted aloud at “excrement smeared goblin”. How about a little warning next time?

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