Not everyone knows exactly when Barbie became every girl’s favorite toy or when the doorknob hit homes. With this quiz, we ask you to pick which item is older — like chicken and the egg, but there’s an actual answer. Can you get even half of these right?
Which came first: text messaging or Tickle Me Elmo?
Tickle Me Elmo was the most popular toy in 1996 and sold out of most stores that December — but that was four years before the first text was sent. What did it say? "Merry Christmas."