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Gato Moteado Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-25-06 06:40 PM
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10. saran wrap probably qualifies as one too.....
i never hear anyone call that stuff by any other brand name.
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  -proprietary eponyms: Xerox, Kleen-ex, band-aid Gato Moteado  May-25-06 08:35 AM   #0 
  - Let me 'google' that for you  Gormy Cuss   May-25-06 08:38 AM   #1 
  - good one!  Gato Moteado   May-25-06 08:40 AM   #5 
  - Q-Tip  mutley_r_us   May-25-06 08:39 AM   #2 
  - Liquid Paper  JonathanChance   May-25-06 08:39 AM   #3 
  - or Wite Out nt  antfarm   May-30-06 10:58 AM   #37 
  - Trivia: Liquid Paper was invented by Monkee Mike Nesmith's mother.  El Fuego   May-30-06 11:59 AM   #43 
  - "Dumpster" n/t  Jokerman   May-25-06 08:40 AM   #4 
  - i guess "crapper" would qualify as one also  Gato Moteado   May-25-06 08:59 AM   #6 
  - Coke  Squeech   May-25-06 09:05 AM   #7 
  - GET OUT OF MY HEAD!!!  RedStateShame   May-25-06 09:05 AM   #9 
  - I believe Percolator was a brand name  RedStateShame   May-25-06 09:05 AM   #8 
  - saran wrap probably qualifies as one too.....  Gato Moteado   May-25-06 06:40 PM   #10 
  - Jello!  RandiFan1290   May-25-06 06:44 PM   #11 
  - dumpster  trof   May-25-06 06:48 PM   #12 
  - asprin  Book Lover   May-25-06 06:49 PM   #13 
  - aspirin was a brand?  Gato Moteado   May-25-06 06:53 PM   #14 
     - As I recall from my days of reading "Writers' Digest"  Book Lover   May-25-06 06:55 PM   #15 
     - whodathunk......but it's probably not a proprietary eponym anymore...  Gato Moteado   May-25-06 07:17 PM   #19 
     - It is still one of the best drugs ever discovered.  NNadir   May-25-06 07:22 PM   #22 
  - Tums  RandiFan1290   May-25-06 06:55 PM   #16 
  - Walkman  TallahasseeGrannie   May-25-06 07:12 PM   #17 
  - and ipod for that matter  Gato Moteado   May-25-06 07:18 PM   #20 
  - Kool-Aid. It's a Republican drink.  NNadir   May-25-06 07:14 PM   #18 
  - Vaseline  Roon   May-25-06 07:18 PM   #21 
  - ChapStick  RandiFan1290   May-25-06 07:24 PM   #23 
  - Frigidair(y) ... (for any refrigerator); yeah I'm old. eom  jarab   May-25-06 07:40 PM   #24 
  - Chicklets  smtpgirl   May-30-06 04:08 PM   #59 
  - A funny one: Durex.  mwooldri   May-25-06 07:42 PM   #25 
  - durex condoms are the equivalent of scotch tape?  Gato Moteado   May-25-06 07:54 PM   #26 
  - Better known as Trojans in the States  StopThePendulum   May-26-06 10:20 PM   #34 
  - velcro is another one  Gato Moteado   May-26-06 08:37 AM   #27 
  - Tylenol  GreenPartyVoter   May-26-06 09:16 AM   #28 
  - Phillips Screwdriver  jmowreader   May-26-06 07:59 PM   #29 
  - Allen Wrench  arwalden   May-30-06 02:32 PM   #49 
     - That's your Village People persona, innit?  Richardo   May-30-06 02:41 PM   #55 
        - Oh My Word! -- ROFL!!  arwalden   May-30-06 02:43 PM   #56 
  - Crapper  YankeyMCC   May-26-06 08:08 PM   #30 
  - Cellophane.  Redstone   May-26-06 08:30 PM   #31 
  - Tupperware.  elvisbear   May-26-06 09:20 PM   #32 
  - good one.  Gato Moteado   May-29-06 10:54 PM   #35 
  - Jacuzzi  StopThePendulum   May-26-06 10:17 PM   #33 
  - Laundromat  Will Robinson   May-30-06 12:11 AM   #36 
  - Gatorade.  Beware the Beast Man   May-30-06 10:59 AM   #38 
  - Tampax  NewWaveChick1981   May-30-06 11:02 AM   #39 
  - was going for Kotex  smtpgirl   May-30-06 04:08 PM   #58 
  - Q-tip  slide to the left   May-30-06 11:38 AM   #40 
  - yeah, coke is synonymous with any cola just about anywhere  Gato Moteado   May-30-06 02:29 PM   #45 
     - zip lock  slide to the left   May-30-06 03:54 PM   #57 
  - Hoover, in england.  QuestionAll   May-30-06 11:45 AM   #41 
  - Post-It note  El Fuego   May-30-06 11:57 AM   #42 
  - Zipper  NoPasaran   May-30-06 01:11 PM   #44 
  - Pampers  u4ic   May-30-06 02:30 PM   #46 
  - Aspirin  arwalden   May-30-06 02:31 PM   #47 
  - Linoleum, Formica  arwalden   May-30-06 02:31 PM   #48 
  - Reynolds Wrap n/t  WolverineDG   May-30-06 02:32 PM   #50 
  - Rolodex  dotcosm   May-30-06 02:34 PM   #51 
  - Daytimer  dotcosm   May-30-06 02:36 PM   #52 
  - Visine  dotcosm   May-30-06 02:37 PM   #53 
  - frigidaire, but only in the south, among older people  idgiehkt   May-30-06 02:40 PM   #54 
 

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