August 10th, 2007

Marvin Zindler

Wienermobile Gets Parking Ticket

ETA ~ Actually, one of my Oscar Mayer Weinermobile toys is a Hot Wheels approx 3" long, and the other is a little plastic whistle, about 2" long.

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CHICAGO - A parking ticket topped the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile after it was left parked illegally on a downtown Chicago thoroughfare.

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Eppylover Note #1:
I've got a couple of those mini-wienermobile toys, if anybody wants them. I can't bear to throw the things away. :)

Eppylover Note #2:

I hope ladyeffingbroke doesn't mind if I use this groovy 80's-type image of the late lamented Marvin Zindler as my news report icon...
All her life he was a steady constant presence on her TV screen and will be much missed.