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Thursday, 23 February 2012

21st Century Bubblegum


Are you old enough to remember the vending machines outside shops when you got bubble-gum delivered for a penny? Now bubble gum is 20p and other confectionery can be 50p or a £1 from these new style candy machines in Clarendon Shopping Centre.

4 comments:

  1. Yep, we have them in shopping malls here too. On one hand they're cheerful looking. On the other, visual overkill. Modernity marches on.

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  2. Twetnty-first century rip-off. (Though there are times when the pleasure you're paying for is not the taste of the confection but the pleasure of buying from such a contraption.)

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  3. Very colouful, I'll bet the local dentist loves these machines?!

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  4. Have you seen what a small amount of sweets you get for your money ?.......a rip off !

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