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Kirby Close-Ups (Jack Kirby's Fourth World)

More than a few people, including myself, were excited to see patented Kirby machinery in the new Thor: Ragnarok trailer. Close-ups of the trailer and Kirby’s art were shared all over Twitter. 883 more words


Hippies’ Fashion and Influence at LSU

Hippies’ Fashion and Influence at LSU

by Madeline Robertson, Rivers Bruce, Michael Curry, Kaylin Thompson

Anti-war protest at LSU, 1971, Gumbo yearbook

While many people may initially conjure an image of bell bottoms, tie-dyed clothing, and round sunglasses on a carefree individual in a Volkswagen van, hippies’ impact was much more than just the clothes they sported. 983 more words


Album no. 181/1001

Often hailed as purveyors of the ‘soft-rock’, ‘easy-listening’ genre – and sometimes maligned for being so – The Carpenters are actually one of the most successful artists of all time, selling more than 100 million singles and albums combined. 609 more words


Evan Jones, Christopher Ralling and 'The Fight Against Slavery' (BBC2 1975)

Guest post by Martin Stollery

Evan Jones, author of the BBC series The Fight Against Slavery (1975) was one of the first writers of Jamaican descent to make a career in BBC television, in addition to establishing himself as a film scriptwriter, most notably for director Joseph Losey. 1,010 more words


Still a child of the Seventies - Butterick 3065 Jeans

I had meant to post about this particular make back in the “Through The Decades” month back in February. The pattern I used was an Etsy buy – quite a find as it’s hard to get hold of 1970s jeans patterns. 204 more words

Through The Decades

Hop Aboard the EOS Soullllllllllllll Train

Here I am dancing in my groovy platform shoes, Mr. EOS on the right in the black pants, giving me that damnyou fine, woman… 339 more words