30 Hilariously Hideous Ads of Men’s Fashion from the ’70s

Jun 6, 2015 By Abby Heugel 0

25 Unusual Vintage Medical Items You Can Actually Purchase

May 27, 2015 By Megan Berman 0

The invention of the Internet has given us many gifts: on-demand television, a 24-7 news cycle, social media and, of course, the ability to buy almost anything and have it delivered right to your door.

One such market for feeding your Internet shopping addiction is Etsy — the internet’s cool-vintage-shop, where you can buy everything from a real mink stole to a repurposed apothecary jar from the 1800s.

But push through the pages of hand-painted wedding invitations and sparkly brooches from the 80s, and you’ll find that here’s a darker side to the world’s consignment store. A place where you can buy all the deliciously creepy vintage medical ephemera your little heart desires…

A set of vintage medical teeth, which have been cleaned and polished — though you can apparently re-stain them with Tim Holtz alcohol stains.

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Via: Etsy

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The Simple Cardboard Box That Makes Parenting in Finland AMAZING

May 14, 2015 By Megan Berman 0

Imagine being an expectant mother in your second trimester, and not having to rush out to a crowded, over-priced baby store to hurriedly purchase everything your baby book says you NEED to have.

What if everything you’d need before your precious bundle of cuteness arrived came in a maternity gift box?

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Via: Kela

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25 Unusual Vintage Medical Items You Can Actually Purchase

May 12, 2015 By Megan Berman 0

You Won’t Believe That These 18 Things Were Actually Invented By Mistake

May 10, 2015 By Abby Heugel 0

If the ‘Friends’ Intro Was Filmed Today This Is What It Would Look Like

Apr 24, 2015 By Scott Neumyer 0

One of the most successful and beloved TV sitcoms of all time, Friends was an absolute phenomenon when it aired. Heck, it even make huge news when the series came to Netflix recently.

But what if the famous intro (which also made The Rembrandts’ tune “I’ll Be There For You” into a massive hit) was filmed today? We have a feeling this is what it would look like…

17 Words With TOTALLY Different Meanings Than What You’ve Been Taught Your Whole Life

Apr 22, 2015 By Abby Heugel 0

Every word has a basic definition that most of us are familiar with, but some are certainly open to interpretation.

For instance, you might say “bath robe” while I  might say “casual wrap dress.” Let’s not get caught up in the details.

Anyway, as these satirical definitions of common words (created by the fine folks at Sad and Useless) prove, sometimes a creative interpretation is actually more accurate than the “real” definition we know.

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The Beautiful Moment This 102-year-old Woman Saw a Video of Herself Dancing in the 1940’s

Apr 22, 2015 By Scott Neumyer 0

102-year-old Alice Barker had a long career as a chorus line dancer in the 1930s and 1940s. She even danced with folks like Frank Sinatra and Gene Kelly at famous clubs like The Apollo and Cotton Club.

Despite her lengthy career, she never had the chance to see herself dancing on film. Never.

Thanks to the help of family, friends, and Mark Cantor from jazz-on-film.com, Alice finally got the chance to witness her movie career.

Do yourself a favor and grab the Kleenex before you hit the “play” button.

40 Things Our Parents Did That We Definitely Can’t Get Away With Now

Apr 19, 2015 By Megan Berman 0