03 March 2008

Wacky Packages

Do you remember these things? When I was 9 years old (mid 70's), I thought this was the funniest thing ever:

It was about the same time I was into baseball cards and Hot Wheels. Its fun to see my son doing some of the same stuff.


Kevin LeMaster said...

That reminds me of Garbage Pail Kids.

CityKin said...

I'm not sure, but I think it was the same makers, just ten years later.

Mark Miller said...

The artist I used for some of my Christmas cards this year, Mark Parisi, is a cartoonist for Atlantic Feature Syndicate. He also draws new Wacky Packs. You have to dig, but you can find some of his stuff here:

If you're interested, the old Wacky Packs are being re-released here: