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July 24, 2014

Fading Email

A new email service allows you to send emails that fade away seconds after the recipient opens them. Though I assume, of course, that the NSA will still have a full, permanent record of it all.

Available at fade.li.

Posted By: Alex | Date: Thu Jul 24, 2014 | Comments (3)
Category: Technology, Internet

July 23, 2014

Urn for the Frugal


Archie McPhee via ohgizmo
Posted By: Alex | Date: Wed Jul 23, 2014 | Comments (6)
Category: Death

This Land Is Mine

This Land Is Mine from Nina Paley on Vimeo.



So very very timely......
Posted By: Paul | Date: Wed Jul 23, 2014 | Comments (8)
Category: Death, Destruction, Patriotism, Regionalism, Cartoons, Middle East

July 22, 2014

Fighting Ministers


Episcopal ministers participating in role-playing exercises in order to learn how to be more assertive and not always be "knuckling under to overbearing parish members." Here they're participating in the hostility exercise, acting out how an argumentative church group might behave. Source: Life - May 19, 1958
Posted By: Alex | Date: Tue Jul 22, 2014 | Comments (5)
Category: Religion, 1950's

A Snort History



The takeaway message? Drinking and driving is an eternal fun recreation of humanity, encoded in the genome of the species, and will never cease.
Posted By: Paul | Date: Tue Jul 22, 2014 | Comments (5)
Category: History, Motor Vehicles, PSA's, Alcohol

Flower Power

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Back from the '70s, its...flower beards!
Posted By: patty | Date: Tue Jul 22, 2014 | Comments (6)
Category: Beauty, Ugliness and Other Aesthetic Issues, Facial Hair, Hair and Hairstyling

July 21, 2014

Spray Cake

Newly available: cake in a spray can. Just spray, microwave, and eat.

But, of course, you'll also need some spray can frosting. That's already been available for a couple of years.



Posted By: Alex | Date: Mon Jul 21, 2014 | Comments (7)
Category: Food, Junk Food

Follies of the Madmen #224



All the fake employee singing in the world could not save the Robert Hall chain from bankruptcy a mere 4 years after this commercial aired.
Posted By: Paul | Date: Mon Jul 21, 2014 | Comments (4)
Category: Business, Advertising, Retailing, Music, 1970's

July 20, 2014

Wild & Woolly



Your Bonus Post for Sunday. Because Alex, Chuck and I love you all!
Posted By: Paul | Date: Sun Jul 20, 2014 | Comments (4)
Category: Surrealism, Cartoons, Fictional Monsters
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