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TV Ads – 1979 – MG Sports Cars + Dentyne Gum + Waverest Waterbeds + Time Life Books World War II

Man, the MG Sports Car was quite the beauty back in 1979…..for there never has been….nor will there ever be another car that is like the MG Sport Car during the 1950’s to the 1980’s….as it truly was a sports car…. and anyone who ever dream of owning one would tell you that you had to “look sporty”….when you went out in your MGSports Car.

The original Dentyne was a cinnamon flavored breath-freshening gum which contained sugar. Dentyne Classic was removed from American and Canadian markets in 2006, but has since become available again. 

And what can you say about Wavrest Waterbeds….well, in the words of our Bone Daddy, the original Sportsphile,….”great for making love”…..which was spoken by a man who slept on a Waverest Waterbed the whole time he owned a sports bar…..and he was still single.

Time Life was founded in 1961 as the book division of Time Inc….as It took its name from Time Inc.’s cornerstone magazines, Time and Life….but remained independent of both. Starting in 1967, Time Life combined its book offerings with music collections (two to five records) and packaged them as a sturdy box set…..when throughout the 1970’s and 1980’s….the selection of books, music and videos grew and was diversified into more genres….then when record labels were no longer producing vinyl albums in 1990’s…. Time Life transitioned to CD. In the mid-1990’s, 

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