French Garfield phone mystery solved

March 29th, 2019
French Garfield phone mystery solved
For over 30 years, orange Garfield phones (yes, as in the cartoon cat) have been strangely washing up on the French coast of Brittany. Many have speculated that the bizarre phenomenon has been due to a lost shipping container, but at last, a local farmer has confirmed this hypothesis. The farmer revealed that he discovered the container of phones after a storm in the 1980s, and now, thanks to his insight, researchers have finally been able to locate the container. Vintage Garfield phonePhoto: France 3 Bretagne/Youtube The phone was once a common novelty household item, with the famous cat’s eyes opening when the receiver was picked up. Thousands were sold during the 1980s, and the phones are still popular among collectors.
Vous vous souvenez des téléphones #Garfield ? Après le premier article de @CaBelingard pour #AlertePollution, les langues se sont déliées et un agriculteur a permis de retrouver le ... read more
Source: feeds.feedburner.com/MatadorNetworkPublished on 2019-03-29By Eben Diskin

 

 

 

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