Remember phone books and VCRs? Some of us may, but there’s a whole generation growing up who won’t know these things at all. Crazy, right? Check out some household items that are obsolete in 2015.

Drip Coffee Machines

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Waiting for the coffee to drip out of the machine into the coffee pot is always extremely difficult to watch, and waiting was just annoying. Who needs to feel like this, now we can make coffee in seconds using instant coffee machines?

Printed Phone Books

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Remember picking up the heavy yellow book from your kitchen table, searching for the airport taxi’s phone number and never being able to find it?  Those days are now over.   Today everyone uses their mobile device or computer to look up anything and everything at the click of a button.

VCR

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Ah the good old days of picking up the VHS tape and putting it into the VCR, watching all the commercials before the movie came on and microwaving the popcorn in the kitchen.

Boom Box

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Turn up the music! Turning on the radio, or putting in your favorite cassette to listen to while driving to the beach was everyone’s favorite thing to do.

Rotary dial phones

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Spin that thing round and round, or at least as many times as it takes to get to the right number without messing up. You’re more likely to find this in an antique store than in someone’s home.

What products do you remember that aren’t around anymore?