'Pop' icon Bubble Wrap celebrates 50th birthday

In this Jan. 19, 2010 photo, Sealed Air employee Eddie Ruiz moves giant rolls of Bubble Wrap at the company's plant in Saddle Brook, N.J. Sealed Air is celebrating the 50th anniversary of Bubble Wrap this month. (AP Photo/Christopher Barth)

January 24, 2010 1:30:08 PM PST
People have walked to the altar dressed in it, protected their garden plants with it, even put it on display at highbrow art museums.