Browsing archives for '60s'

Subtlety in Advertising

60s,Ads 13 September 2010 | Comments Off

I recognize this is probably a fake, but c’mon, you can see in his eyes he’s thinking it. (via Retrogasm)

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It’s Dance Week! Monday Edition: Batusi

60s,Batman,TV 30 August 2010 | Comments Off

I thought we might do something a little different and go with a theme this week. I was looking at my YouTube favorites list earlier today, and noticed I had flagged a lot of dance-related clips. So put on your red shoes bitches, it’s Dance Week 2010! Getting ready to school some fools on the [...]

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1969 AMC AMX II Concept Car

60s,Cars 26 August 2010 | Comments Off

Want. I am not a car guy – my wife is far more the gearhead than I am – but this is just criminally badass.  Can you imagine having one of these?  You would pretty much have to haul ass everywhere.  Just because.

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The Beatles Play Shea Stadium

60s,Beatles,Music 15 August 2010 | Comments Off

On this day in 1965, the Beatles played Shea Stadium in New York City, before what was then a record audience of 55,000+ people. The deafening level of the crowd noise combined with how far they were from the audience (you can see it in the clip, fans were not allowed on the field) meant [...]

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Hair, There and Everywhere

60s,Beatles,Style 9 August 2010 | Comments Off

What jumps out at me is how their hair was a leading indicator of turmoil in the band.  Next time some clean-shaven friend pisses me off, I’m going to grow a beard.  That’ll teach that cocksucker to mess with me. (via Blame It On the Voices)

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When Mad Men Ruled

60s,Style 25 July 2010 | Comments Off

Slate brings us this great collection of early 60s pictures, chock full of Mad Men retro style.

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