What In Forks Is Going On at the University of California?!

Today’s sites of interest is a very special theme edition. I think the title speaks for itself. Democracy Now: Following String of Racist Incidents, UC San Diego Students Occupy Chancellor’s Office The Black Student Union at UC San Diego has declared the campus climate for racial minorities to be in a “state of emergency.” Los […]

Thursday Night Post

This week, all War Bonds, all the time, in the 18 November, 1944 Saturday Evening Post. (Hover over images to see descriptions/text transcriptions, click if you’d like to see larger versions on Flickr.) These advertisements fascinate me, especially some of the language used; I’d be interested to hear from readers who were around in 1944 […]

Thursday Night Family Circle

This evening’s photographs come from a 1946 issue of Family Circle, which is, incidentally, rather mildewy, as I discovered to my chagrin when I pulled it out to photograph. Fortunately, you don’t have to be exposed to the mildew to enjoy the awesome. You can hover over the images to read descriptions and transcriptions of […]