Daily Archives: February 4, 2010

3 posts

Getting Skinny With Ayds

Talk about bad timing. Ayds (pronounced “Aids”) was an appetite suppressant “candy” to aid dieters, introduced in about 1979 the 1970s, about the same time that shortly after this AIDS (also pronounced “Aids”) began to receive national attention. It quietly faded away, but Ayds was a precursor to phen-fen, a […]

Atari 2600 Joystick Cake

Everyone loves the Atari 2600. So it was very surprising to me to find that very few people have mad cakes in the shape of an Atari 2600 joystick. Perhaps it is the stick which makes it a challenge. Happily the Lisa who is friends with the poster of this […]