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Politics in Pinball......


By OLDPINGUY

1 year ago



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#1 1 year ago

First, a reminder. We are not to discuss Politics in Pinside, so please limit this to Pinball Games and titles only.

I was wondering, since the state of Pinball and the World seems to be on a bit of a roller coaster,
what pinball Games made are political in Title or theme?

Ill start with a sentimental favorite, Spirit of 76.
Celebrating our Nations Bicentennial, its important to me, as it is the year I met my wife, working at Disney in the
Bicentennial Parade!

What other games and titles might there be that reflect Politics in Pinball?

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The second part, since we shouldnt share political specifics, is what Pinball Title best reflects how you feel
about Politics today....

For me, thats easy, because of healthcare, Its "Scared Stiff"

What Pinball Game title represents you best in your views?

Lastly, a reminder. We are not to discuss Politics in Pinside, so please limit this to Pinball Games and titles only.

#2 1 year ago
Quoted from OLDPINGUY:

What other games and titles might there be that reflect Politics in Pinball?

Safe Cracker. The last pin deemed in some places as a gambling device due to the coin release mechanism. It really hurt the games sales and is why so few of that absolutely amazing title were made.

#3 1 year ago

Predator, in several ways...

#4 1 year ago

Gusher!! Cause them politicians are slicker than PTFE.

#5 1 year ago

Considering CNN political commentary, Twister seems appropriate

#6 1 year ago

Data East Secret Service comes to mind.

#7 1 year ago

Trading an MM for a beat up zizzle would be a political comparison.

#9 1 year ago

Revenge from Mars - Bill and Hillary Clinton
Cyclone - Ronald and Nancy Reagan

#10 1 year ago
Quoted from presqueisle:

Trading an MM for a beat up zizzle would be a political comparison.

Seems more like trading in an old typical routed pin like all the others for a NIB Aliens no one has seen before

#12 1 year ago

Monopoly's taken on a surprising edge these days (own it all - bigly!).

#13 1 year ago

Playboy! Need I say more

#14 1 year ago

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#15 1 year ago

President Obama on BTTF plastic. That machine really did time travel to the future

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#16 1 year ago
Quoted from cosmokramer:

Seems more like trading in an old typical routed pin like all the others for a NIB Aliens no one has seen before

I used to haul trash for a living, so I am familiar.

#17 1 year ago

With this mornings Tweet..............WWE !

#18 1 year ago

And just as popular!

#19 1 year ago

all the games that came with an anti-drugs message on the DMD

#20 1 year ago
Quoted from PopBumperPete:

all the games that came with an anti-drugs message on the DMD

Or the "AIDS IS REAL" one. I always thought that one was particularly creepy.

#21 1 year ago

Taxi. You have Gorbie and then Ronald Reagan driving the taxi. I never made the reference to RR till someone pointed it out

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#25 1 year ago

Thanks, Dennis!

I've never seen these before!!!!

#26 1 year ago
Quoted from presqueisle:

Trading an MM for a beat up zizzle would be a political comparison.

43 pages of problems with MMr on 3 Forums, a lot of Buyers regret still prevalent.

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#28 1 year ago

+++ +++

I wonder if it will be seen!

#29 1 year ago

Bally mad world I consider political comnitary.

#31 1 year ago

In watching John Oliver, and the Sinclair-Tribune Buyout, I could not get my mind off Dialed In.....

So Dialed in, for today, Pinball machine reflecting Politics today.

......but I really love the old stuff!!!!!!

#32 1 year ago
Quoted from PopBumperPete:

all the games that came with an anti-drugs message on the DMD

Ah yes, the cheesy anti-drug slogans of the 90s I was working on my Rescue 911 this week, and one of the attract screens has "users are losers" appearing on the DMD. It doesn't have an option to disable it.

#33 1 year ago
Quoted from ForceFlow:

It doesn't have an option to disable it.

But can't it be changed?

#34 1 year ago
Quoted from TigerLaw:

But can't it be changed?

You can add two screens of custom messages, but it doesn't look like you can do anything to change any other screens/messages.

#36 1 year ago

Dialed In! - Trust Us? I think not!

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#37 1 year ago
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It's lunchtime! Get yourself a well-done steak with ketchup!

#38 1 year ago

Once conservative now a little more

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#39 1 year ago
Quoted from lukex:Deleted post

That's almost as creepy as the real thing.

#40 1 year ago

Current feelings would be tied between Whirlwind, Funhouse, and Despicable Me...........

#41 1 year ago

That's some creepy one eyed symbolism right there!

Quoted from thePLAyNone:

Dialed In! - Trust Us? I think not!

#43 1 year ago

Full on Twilight Zone!!

#45 1 year ago

Does anyone watch the news?

WWE

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#46 1 year ago

RBION! You never know what those "poli tics " " many blood suckers" are gonna do next....
;0

#47 1 year ago

What party does this game represent? Note the oil fields on the bottom.

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#49 1 year ago

Making laser shot on Austin Powers and blowing up D.C

#50 1 year ago
Quoted from Taxman:

Does anyone watch the news?
WWE

Utterly fraudulent?

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