Let me really jar your memory of something from 39 years ago. If you were around in 1975, you heard about this.

And I just bet you opened up to the page in question to have a look for yourself. I'm not saying you are drawn to obscene photos, but if you were like me, you had to see if it really happened.

I mean, how could this be? A man exposing himself in a Sears catalog?

It was the man on page 602 modeling boxer shorts. It appeared he was showing too much at the bottom of the shorts.

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At least that was the word. But Sears claimed it was a blotch on the photograph.

Whatever it was, it got everyone's attention. It even inspired a song: