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I Remember Furbies

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    I Had A Few...

    They were cute and sorta scary. I gave one to my cat to chew up and knock around. The cat ripped its eyes out. Now that was scary! I know I've still got a furby around here somewhere. I think its purple. Or maybe blue.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Oct 22, 2009

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    Coco

    Mine was called Coco, but I think they were all called Coco...   My mum, step-dad, sister and myself went to town to get them and I remember because of the immense demand there was a limit of 1 per household, so we split up and pretended we weren't together. My Furby was...
    SaharaOdeil SaharaOdeil 22-25, F Apr 21, 2008

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    I Never Got One Til I Was Older

    I always wanted a Furby when I was a little kid. My friends had them, and I was so jealous. Then after a few years the Furby fad ended and I pretty much forgot about them. Then somehow when I was like, 15 I got reminded and ordered a baby one off the internet. It was blue...
    Melody08 Melody08 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 21, 2008

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    I Still Have Mine!

    Okay, those were incredibly ugly and obnoxious toys. I remember one year we all got them for Christmas. A great gift for a family that had 15 kids at the time! And they all "learned" to interact with each other, sometimes in the middle of the night.
    turtlemusic28 turtlemusic28 26-30, F Apr 21, 2008

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    So popular back in the 90s.

    Never had one but my friends did.
    sroonaka616 sroonaka616 18-21 May 4

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    Didn't Own One But Have Bought One

    They were out when my niece was young. It ending up scaring her so it got tossed or at least I think it did. She was like 3 when I got it for her. It was a cute koala colored one but its brown eyes kind of had a red tint which was the issue that created the fear of it. It also...
    Zoftig689 Zoftig689 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 11, 2009

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    Cute?

    I had two furbies. The first one I got had the same colourings as my first cat - orange and white. I ended up getting another one so they could play - this one was rainbow. I honestly didn't play with them much at all. They weren't very entertaining for me, just frustrating. At...
    Knabble Knabble 18-21, F Oct 5, 2011

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    I Do! ^w^

    But my mom would never let me have one, because she heard that they caused people with certain conditions to have heart attacks... I REALLY don't get it O_o   ......but I still kinda want one
    TheRainbowSquid TheRainbowSquid 18-21, F 1 Response May 29, 2009

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    They were so creepy but i loved mine!

    I think my mom threw it away :(
    anovasiangel anovasiangel 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 18, 2014

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    The Tale of the Neglected Furbie

    Furbies came out when I was still pretty young, so my poor mother was one of those clammering to get one at Christmas. He was black and, I'll be honest, I don't remember what I named him. Something that wasn't very creative, I'm sure, like Chocolate or Midnight. I loved him...
    prettypaperlanterns prettypaperlanterns 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 7, 2008

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    I never had one but i "taught" a whole display

    of them at toys r us how to cuss.
    OzarksTrucker OzarksTrucker 36-40, M 2 Responses Aug 20, 2014

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    Furby

    as a child furbies scared the s*** out of me. it reminded me of a gremlin and i was terrified of gremlins. I remmeber my furby broke and started screeming nonstop and my parents weren't home so i had to put it down with a hammer. i hated that thing. well i guess it was kinda cute...
    SAOIRSE4 SAOIRSE4 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 27, 2011

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    I Love My Furby!

    Not only do I remember them I have several of them. I totally love those little guys. Mine have never been out of the box except for one that is on my desk, there cool. Like Tomagochi's I loved them to or Giga pets LOL....My favorite Furby is all black with gold eyes, love that...
    Selendra Selendra 22-25 Jun 10, 2010

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    I Do...

    ...remember Furbies. I had a gray one. It talked all the time and my grandma hated it.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 16, 2010

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    Yep Stood In Line

    I remember because I stood in line a Toys Are Us from 5:30am to get mu daughters each one.  The store was only selling so many a day and you had to be there early to get one.  The line stood there for 3 1/2 hours in about 0 degree temp.  I got all three one that...
    LostInTyme LostInTyme 61-65, M 1 Response Jun 11, 2009

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    Yeah, I remember them quite well.

    ...frightening little *******. :|
    skinnypsycho skinnypsycho 22-25, F Feb 21, 2014

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    Good Times!!!

    I had a Furby...and I think I still have it somewhere :-P  He was black, and his name was Cocoa.  I remember my friend and I would always make these dumb movies called the Police Show.  I can't remember where this was in the series, but one of them was about a guy...
    RopinTexan RopinTexan 22-25, M 5 Responses May 30, 2009

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    Ewy

    i remmber them so much. they scared the **** outa me. and annoyed the hell out of me especially wen someone had put fresh batteries in one LOL  but i guess you get that.  
    Casper92 Casper92 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 16, 2009

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    I Still Want One

    A furbie was the only toy I ever truly wanted.I never got one.Now everytime I go to a toy store I look for them.I have yet to find one.I did a few years ago,the last one left on the shelf..I remember it was white and I picked it up and contemplated spending the $50 on it...
    AmayaEkio AmayaEkio 18-21, F 7 Responses Aug 16, 2009

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    BreakfastSpecial BreakfastSpecial 18-21, F Feb 19, 2014

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    The Furbster

    He was pink, and is still alive, and I've had him for almost nine years and never changed the battery, and I went to the basement two weeks ago and shook him and he woke up and sang and talked...scary stuff!
    scruffy21 scruffy21 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 11, 2009

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    They Scared Me

    I didn't like them much, I found them demonic and scary LOL! I don't know why but they kind of freaked me out. this is a bit of a confession as I never told anyone before - I was too worried incase they all bought me a furby for Chirstmas!
    AWUK AWUK 26-30, F 13 Responses Feb 17, 2008

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    Remember Them?

    .... I still have one.  He was in my office for a very long time and recently I have cleaned it out and gave most the stuff I way.  I had several furbies so I am not sure what happened to the others but I loved these when they first came out.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 1 Response Oct 6, 2009

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    I Love Furbies

    I  remember    when    I   recieved     a   furbie    I  remember   how  excited    I   was    and   It  ...
    rockybear397 rockybear397 46-50, F 1 Response Apr 21, 2008

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    Evil

    Too much like Gremlins! Freakin' things talk to each other and spit out sounds like their speaking in tongue! Never liked the stupid little monsters and now they are BACK! WTF Not in my house! I'm still having nightmares of when Barney said "Will you be my friend" in...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 5 Responses Feb 17, 2008

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    Fun With Furby

    Go see the Video inside. Lol Enjoy!
    Mountainman923518 Mountainman923518 56-60, M 1 Response Feb 17, 2008

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    Ewwwww

    I remember furbies and I really wish I didn't. They are the ideal clown pet.  Creepy, furry, & big-eyed, with a high-pitched voice that sends shivers down the spines of millions.
    vinividivici21 vinividivici21 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 20, 2008

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    I Still Have A Collection

    I remember furbies - mainly 'cause I have like 5 of them on my shelf at home, along with a few shelbies. Most are from the days when I used to love MacDonald's. One is a cute furry furby my dad got me - he used to say "I love you" when squeezed, but I'm afraid he'/s out of...
    naranja naranja 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 16, 2010

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    A Former Victim Of The So-called "furby"

    Like most kids about a decade ago I desperately wanted a Furby. I think I got mine on Christmas. I was delighted when I finally got one, it was a pink baby Furby with a tuft of yellow fuzz on it's head. It wasn't long before I tired of Furby. That thing would just not shut up...
    letsrunaway letsrunaway 22-25, F Jun 22, 2011

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    My Furby

    for my tenth birthday, my mom organized a scavenger hunt for me. i had to follow the clues before recieving my presents. the last clue led me to my room under my pillow. and there i found my furby. i was so excited. i didnt think it was possible for my furby to acctually learn...
    HisDepartureAug302010 HisDepartureAug302010 16-17, F 1 Response May 25, 2010

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    The lesson here? Don't cross me. I'll remember you forever.
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    I remember I remember the light of the summer sun, embracing my happiness, as I swung higher on the park swings I remember my grandmother, who made magical treats and loved people...
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    I don't know, maybe my whole childhood is one big repressed memory. I don't remember hardly anything from when I was born to the time I was about thirteen. I'm currently only...
    SladePrince SladePrince 16-17, T 3 days ago

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    It is strange how some childhood experiences linger with you, perhaps because even at the time you realize they are somehow significant, even when other people might think them...
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    Xemplefied Xemplefied 26-30, M May 19

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    I remember the Q&A section specifically because it was a bit chaotic. There were cool questions and everything but there was this one woman who was being so hilariously weird...
    Allforaview Allforaview 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    I hit me all of a sudden the other day while I was watching TV, this isn't something that was always reoccurring. I had this overpowering feeling/memory of when I was born. I call...
    rgudinas rgudinas 26-30, M May 13

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    In fact, being 75 years old, I even remember (dimly) the Second World War, and posted a paragraph about it a few days ago which was pulled by the EP robot police for reasons as yet...
    Wyesman Wyesman 70+, M 7 Responses May 9

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    I was a sophomore in high school. School was in session at the time. I can't remember what class I was in but when it happened The teachers brought tv's into every classroom so We...
    jamielove7777 jamielove7777 26-30, F Apr 29

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    i don't remember anything from the people in different states it's they think they look werid
    carlosgalindo1010 carlosgalindo1010 18-21, M Apr 29