‘Freezing’ freckles off with carbon dioxide was a popular treatment in the thirties. Patients’ eyes were covered with airtight plugs, their nostrils were filled in for protection, and they had to breathe through a tube. A chorus of large blow-driers attends to a customer in the 1920s. A permanent hair procedure (presumably hair waving) being… Continue Reading
Celebrities Then And Now And How They Aged Over The Years Mark Hamill Mickey Rourke Johnny Depp Pamela Anderson Geena Davis Axl Rose Jim Carrey Barbra Streisand Carrie Fisher Pierce Brosnan Lisa Robin Kelly Hugh Hefner Goldie Hawn Arnold Schwarzenegger Lindsay Lohan Mike Tyson Peter Framton Clint Eastwood Simon and Garfunkel Eddie Van Halen Mel… Continue Reading
Ice Cube Mask Designed To Cure Hangovers (1947) Baby Stroller Protected From Gas Attacks (1938) Single Wheel Motorcycle (1931) Face Cones Designed To Protect From Snow Storms And Blizzards (1939) A Bicycle That Fits A Whole Family + Sewing Machine (1939) All Terrain Vehicle (1931) Special Contraption That Lets You Smoke In The Rain (1931)… Continue Reading
You know those embarrassing childhood photos everyone has? Whether they involve hideous Halloween costumes, or being completely butt-naked in your kitchen sink, now’s the time to recreate them! Everyone’s doing it!
When it comes to skills like penmanship and manual driving, grandma and grandpa have us beat. While twentysomethings are often painted as gadget-obsessed, we’re known as a nostalgic bunch too. These homebody hobbies are proof. Some babyboomer skills, however, aren’t trickling down through the generations. Below is a list of things our parents and grandparents… Continue Reading
Sesame Street celebrated its 44th anniversary Sunday. And for 44 years, Hooper’s Store has served as the hub of Muppet and human activity in the iconic neighborhood. Mr. Hooper founded the convenience store in 1951, serving up birdseed milkshakes and life lessons to patrons. Following his death in 1982, David, Mr. Handford and Alan each took… Continue Reading
1. Beanie Babies – The value on these little guys dropped once everyone started collecting them. It’s hard to find a garage sale without a box full. 2. Hot Wheels – There is a crazy amount of these die-cast toy cars out there. Mattel introduces about 250 new cars every year. The average price is… Continue Reading
VW Camper Van Will No Longer Be Produced Because of Safety Rule Changes in Brazil VW Camper Van carried hippies through the Sixties before becoming a workhorse across the developing world. But the long journey of the VW camper van is finally coming to an end. Brazil is the last place in the world still producing… Continue Reading