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Neon Telephones: Totally Geeky or Geek Chic?

The great thing about CES, is the fact that you can be checking out a 108-in. plasma TV one minute and then be taking pictures of pink and purple neon telephones the next. Aside from the bright neon lights, these telephones are definitely geeksugar retro-gadget worthy. And with the lights, well . . . I'll let you draw your own conclusions. Some may think these are over-the-top old school and geeky, while others will automatically say geek chic. What are your thoughts?

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kiwigeek kiwigeek 9 years
ummm!? Tacky!
wickedcupofjoe wickedcupofjoe 9 years
Brings back so many memories! I had a white one in jr. high! I'd buy one (in purple!) just to have a taste of the past. :)
texasbelle_1999 texasbelle_1999 9 years
HA !! I had this phone when I was 8 ! it was the 1st phone I had in my room. it's awful but I loved it !
MsMO MsMO 9 years
They are soooo 1980's! If it was cordless I might still think they were as neat as they were when I was 12 :P
LuxeLuthor LuxeLuthor 9 years
Wow, I totally had one of those in jr. high - I was so excited when I got it, I felt so cool! I would totally get another one, for nostalgia's sake alone.
scissorz scissorz 9 years
these make me wish i still had a land line. neon just about anything totally rules
stone_soup stone_soup 9 years
I feel rather ashamed to say this, but I rather like it!
aistea311 aistea311 9 years
I remember in high school when I had my own line with a purple vtech cordless phone with caller id!!! I felt like the coolest kid having a purple beeper and returning the calls on my purple cordless. Oh Yeah, give me back my childhood.
nabila nabila 9 years
Porn Star...that's what those phones make me think of!
longhorn_sugar longhorn_sugar 9 years
no way! very middle-school chic
Sunshine-in-Seattle Sunshine-in-Seattle 9 years
I had a pink Guess phone like this that had a notepad/bulletin board thing attached that wrote in neon. It was great!
gholson54 gholson54 9 years
I totally remember having one about 15 years ago!
sushiii sushiii 9 years
Geeky! No thanks, I'll stick with the VTech phone I have in my room.
nancita nancita 9 years
I knew so many girls who had these growing up. I think it could be geek chic in the right setting.
liz26111 liz26111 9 years
The 80's need to stay in the 80's.
Baby-Girl Baby-Girl 9 years
OMG!!! I had one in college.
Princess-Rebecca Princess-Rebecca 9 years
They are sooooo DAMN ugly :p
jav0607 jav0607 9 years
Talk about a blast from the past! I used to have one when I was younger.
katierose katierose 9 years
I didn't realize people are still using landlines.
rachelspark rachelspark 9 years
aw I used to have one of these! I want another one.
SweetnLow SweetnLow 9 years
My daughter would LOVE one of those. Granted she's three. It reminds me of the phone I had in high school.. only mine was teal. I can't remember the last time I've had a corded phone.
RobinFabulous RobinFabulous 9 years
My 9 year old saw it and screamed "I want the pink one for my room!"
bunnystack bunnystack 9 years
I'm scared.
silly_pickle silly_pickle 9 years
Wow, those are straight from the 80's! I wanted one then, now not so much! I can see how they'd appeal to kids in jr. high though.
ggnelle ggnelle 9 years
lol. disgusting.
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