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Our panelists predict: After Mitt Romney's campaign caused in spike in Etch A Sketch sales, what will be the next resurgent toy?

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Now panel, what will be the next toy to have a surge in popularity. Ms. Jessi Klein?

JESSI KLEIN: I think the next toy to be revived will be the classic medical game Operation, which will get a boost in ironic sales when Tim Tebow is finally caught exploring his sexuality during his first-ever game of doctor with a New York Jets cheerleader.


SAGAL: Mo Rocca?

MO ROCCA: Well, with the continued housing crisis, we'll all end up moving into homes made of Lincoln Logs.


SAGAL: And Tom Bodett?

TOM BODETT: The Slinky will make a comeback as the Snooki, because it's interesting to watch and ultimately useless.



CARL KASELL: And if any of that happens, panel, we'll ask you about it on WAIT WAIT...DON'T TELL ME!

SAGAL: Thank you, Carl Kasell. Thanks also to Jessi Klein, Mo Rocca, Tom Bodett. Thanks to all of you for listening.


SAGAL: I'm Peter Sagal. We'll see you next week.


SAGAL: This is NPR.

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