Friday, May 21, 2010

Happy Birthday Pac-Man!

My Pac-Man collection, not as impressive as most.

Did you know? Pac-Man was originally called Puck-Man because of his shape, but the side of his arcade cabinets could have been easily vandalized to say something else, so the name was changed. (Figure it out.)

The world has come a long way in the 30 years since Pac-Man was introduced. For one thing, we're much more politically correct. The name "Mrs. Pac-Man" seems a bit sexist now, and we've taken steps to remedy such occurrences by doing things like change the term "mailman" to "postal carrier." So to even things up a bit, here is Mr. Pac-Woman:

I don't know.

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