Known as one of the most ridiculously successful marketing schemes ever, Gary Dahl invented the Pet Rock in 1975 and practically made himself a millionaire overnight. This is the perfect gift for those seeking a low maintenance pet.
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Unfortunately the yellow Livestrong bracelet fad was killed off by Lance Armstrong… to this day I don’t think I’ve seen anyone wear one for over 3 years. The Livestrong bracelets represent cancer-patient support, and are actually still available for sale today. Proceeds from the bracelets help fund cancer research.