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POGO

Early system on G-15. Listed in CACM 2(5):16 (May 1959).

Pogo

comic strip rife with political satire. [Comics: Berger, 172]
See: Satire
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Hansburg introduced America to the pogo stick and opened the original pogo stick company.
Pogo sticks originated in the 1920s as toys for kids to bounce up and down on.
And the sold out crowd was slow to respond, prompting Roy to remark "How polite - we're used to gigs where people are jumping about on pogo sticks."
The certificate campaign uses pogo sticks to illustrate a "jump up" to higher earnings rates.
And the extra weight keeps large-spring pogo sticks closer to the ground.
In the parade ring, Frannie Norton prepares to earn every penny of his riding fee on the misnamed Beauteous, bouncing around like a pogo stick. (For people who can still remember pogo sticks.) At Musselburgh, No Kidding's form figures move from PPP to PPP1.
Write to King Tony or Queen Cherie and demand that large lorries and pogo sticks be banned.BUREAUCRATS are the plague of the 21st century.
In these days of brain dead children's television presenters turning-up on nostalgia shows every other day to spout banal nonsense about pogo sticks or 1970s confectionary like Spangles, the world needs more characters like the brilliantly bonkers Sir Patrick.
8: Pogo Sticks: Kids first played with wooden pogo sticks 70 years ago and, thanks to Big Brother, steel versions of this traditional toy are back in vogue.