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September 10, 2021

Space Age Pop Music Page

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"The Web's Most Comprehensive Guide to Space Age Pop, Exotica, Lounge, Cocktail, Incredibly Strange, Easy Listening, and other Cool Music ... and the People Who Created It"

It doesn't get much better than that.

Bonus: Internet Time Machine:

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Fair warning: There goes the day.

September 10, 2021 at 04:01 PM | Permalink | Comments (2)

'Does she or doesn't she?'

Hair billboard copy

Only readers of a certain age will recognize Clairol's 20th century advertising slogan up top in the headline.

Everyone else: 

now you will too.

Wella Koleston Naturals employed the superb billboard up top in Beirut, Lebanon in 2008.

You could look it up.

September 10, 2021 at 02:01 PM | Permalink | Comments (0)

This chair

1049w chair

I happened on it on reddit but haven't been able to find out who made it, when it was made, if it was ever for sale, or what type of wood it's made from.

I love it.

September 10, 2021 at 12:01 PM | Permalink | Comments (1)

'Let It Come Down' — Paul Bowles

 

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Above, page 183 (of 292) of Bowles's above-titled second novel, originally published in 1952.

September 10, 2021 at 10:01 AM | Permalink | Comments (0)

'Show Me The Way' Ruler

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Transparent.

Made in China.

Weight: 10 grams.

Designed by Alexei Zyuzin.

Blue, Green, Red, or Orange.

$3.50.

Wait a sec — what's that music I'm hearing?

September 10, 2021 at 08:01 AM | Permalink | Comments (0)

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