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What am I?

The bigger I am, the less I will hold. No one else would be so bold.

I get comfy in the car, as we travel real far.

I used to get used a whole lot. Now, nobody gives a squat.

It's clear when I fail, you'll hear folks wail.

I was popular in the eighties. I sure miss my Mercedes.

And I will say, picture responses are preferred! And folks, this is my first question ever in this forum. thx!

Edit: Apparently this one needed some revisions. I really had trouble with my original title. I probably shouldn't have added the "It really sucks that I need to add 15 characters up here..." comment. Apologies if anyone is offended.


Post solve note.

Wow, I was very surprised that this puzzle took so long to solve. It got a whole lot of views.

  • I realize (with perfect hindsight) some of those hints were pretty lame;
  • Some of the better hints that I added on later, I should have offered up in the initial problem statement. (e.g. I've got to contain myself, but I'm just not reserved enough for that.)
  • In my defense, this was my first time posting a puzzle on this site.
  • And I've learned a whole bunch of what not to do next time.
  • Much as you want to, you are not allowed to solve your own puzzle.
  • Leaving additional hints in individual comments is not a good practice. That just gets ugly fast.
  • Best to create a complete set of hints, list them in original puzzle, and leave it be.
  • I also learned if you want to leave a good hint in the title, be careful of the words you use. The edit police are out there. (sigh.)

At any rate, thank you to all that participated.

What am I?

The bigger I am, the less I will hold. No one else would be so bold.

I get comfy in the car, as we travel real far.

I used to get used a whole lot. Now, nobody gives a squat.

It's clear when I fail, you'll hear folks wail.

I was popular in the eighties. I sure miss my Mercedes.

And I will say, picture responses are preferred! And folks, this is my first question ever in this forum. thx!

Edit: Apparently this one needed some revisions. I really had trouble with my original title. I probably shouldn't have added the "It really sucks that I need to add 15 characters up here..." comment. Apologies if anyone is offended.

What am I?

The bigger I am, the less I will hold. No one else would be so bold.

I get comfy in the car, as we travel real far.

I used to get used a whole lot. Now, nobody gives a squat.

It's clear when I fail, you'll hear folks wail.

I was popular in the eighties. I sure miss my Mercedes.

And I will say, picture responses are preferred! And folks, this is my first question ever in this forum. thx!

Edit: Apparently this one needed some revisions. I really had trouble with my original title. I probably shouldn't have added the "It really sucks that I need to add 15 characters up here..." comment. Apologies if anyone is offended.


Post solve note.

Wow, I was very surprised that this puzzle took so long to solve. It got a whole lot of views.

  • I realize (with perfect hindsight) some of those hints were pretty lame;
  • Some of the better hints that I added on later, I should have offered up in the initial problem statement. (e.g. I've got to contain myself, but I'm just not reserved enough for that.)
  • In my defense, this was my first time posting a puzzle on this site.
  • And I've learned a whole bunch of what not to do next time.
  • Much as you want to, you are not allowed to solve your own puzzle.
  • Leaving additional hints in individual comments is not a good practice. That just gets ugly fast.
  • Best to create a complete set of hints, list them in original puzzle, and leave it be.
  • I also learned if you want to leave a good hint in the title, be careful of the words you use. The edit police are out there. (sigh.)

At any rate, thank you to all that participated.

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What am I?

The bigger I am, the less I will hold. No one else would be so bold.

I get comfy in the car, as we travel real far.

I used to get used a whole lot. Now, nobody gives a squat.

It's clear when I fail, you'll hear folks wail.

I was popular in the eighties. I sure miss my Mercedes.

And I will say, picture responses are preferred! And folks, this is my first question ever in this forum. thx!

Edit: Apparently this one needed some revisions. I really had trouble with my original title. I probably shouldn't have added the "It really sucks that I need to add 15 characters up here..." comment. Apologies if anyone is offended.

What am I?

The bigger I am, the less I will hold. No one else would be so bold.

I get comfy in the car, as we travel real far.

I used to get used a whole lot. Now, nobody gives a squat.

It's clear when I fail, you'll hear folks wail.

I was popular in the eighties. I sure miss my Mercedes.

And I will say, picture responses are preferred! And folks, this is my first question ever in this forum. thx!

What am I?

The bigger I am, the less I will hold. No one else would be so bold.

I get comfy in the car, as we travel real far.

I used to get used a whole lot. Now, nobody gives a squat.

It's clear when I fail, you'll hear folks wail.

I was popular in the eighties. I sure miss my Mercedes.

And I will say, picture responses are preferred! And folks, this is my first question ever in this forum. thx!

Edit: Apparently this one needed some revisions. I really had trouble with my original title. I probably shouldn't have added the "It really sucks that I need to add 15 characters up here..." comment. Apologies if anyone is offended.

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The bigger I am, the less I will hold. Who or What am I  ? (It really sucks that I need 15 characters up here..)

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