I never realized that the communists in America resorted to such underhanded tactics to promote their cause. Good thing the FBI was on top of this scheme!
From the Chicago Daily Tribune
- June 6, 1962.
Here's the story of a fake band that had to become real.
Their big hit:
Curiously enough, when the Strangeloves were marketed in France, they somehow became connected to another contrivance: a new manufactured dance "craze" called "the Monkiss." I can't see that they ever recorded the song heard in the following video, which was really by Rocky Roberts and the Airdales (last video).
Wow! Who'd have thought it?! Sharky the pettable shark.
Betty gets the better of two supernatural threats.
More on the second film here.
Based on the description, it doesn't sound like this was particularly cruel to the rat, though perhaps slightly stressful for it. Apparently the Humane Society got custody of the rat once the game was closed down.
Source: Santa Cruz Evening News
- Jun 15, 1939
What is this a list of? The answer is below in extended.
More in extended >>
- L.L. Zamenhof, creator of Esperanto
- Jose Rizal, Filipino nationalist
- George Washington, first President of the United States
- General John Nicholson, Victorian era British military officer
- Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh
Original article here.
Original ad here.
Undoubtedly nicknamed "the vomit comet," like the famous edge-of-space jet flight trainer.
Used by "schools for the blind"...?!?