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Doughnut Delivery

Giant Scarab – I spotted this patina-rich coffee & doughnut van scuttling about the City recently. Elegant hand painted script cheerily advertising a morning refreshment for construction and office worker alike. 51 altre parole


50s ASGS

Note: if you aren’t sure what I’m talking about regarding “ASGs”, check out my FAQ page.

I’ve been experimenting with creating themed costumes lately, and the world building on Monster Carnival Island inspired me to make a set of 1950s teenager ASGs. 55 altre parole


Vintage Video Album

I made a video of old family photos (before I was born). The first few photos are pictures from the late 50s in Cuba, a time when a 10 year old’s birthday called for a two-tiered cake😂 and children on the island could still go to Catholic school. 24 altre parole


Did you know Trump is not the first Trump to want to build a wall?

In the 1950s there was a TV show called “Trackdown.” According to the IMDB synopsis: Texas Ranger Hoby Gilman travels the Old West tracking down assorted killers, bank robbers, horse thieves and other evildoers.” 291 altre parole

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Inside a 1950s Brooklyn Gang

They were young, poor and reckless but the very embodiment of 1950s cool. Taken in the hot New York summer of 1959, Bruce Davidson’s classic essay… 180 altre parole