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Mostly vintage and retro "badness" but you can decide how delicious it is.
Curated by Deanna Dahlsad
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Weird Inventions from the Past, Part 2

Weird Inventions from the Past, Part 2 | Kitsch |
An experimental flying bicycle (Photo by Easyart/PA Wire) Beauty Micrometer, 1934, analyzed facial flaws for Makeup (Image via Lela London) The Isolater, 1925 (Image via Kitschy Kitschy Coo) Bike t...
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Diseased switch plate

Diseased switch plate | Kitsch |
Made with super sculpey over a standard sized light switch cover. Its really freakin gross. What is wrong with you?
Laura Brown's comment, July 10, 2013 2:50 AM
Too gross.
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27 of History’s Strangest Inventions

27 of History’s Strangest Inventions | Kitsch |
If you can't deliver the newspaper on your amphibious bicycle, you can always fax it.

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Science raises weighty question with travelling gnome

Science raises weighty question with travelling gnome | Kitsch |
Physicists looking at anomalies in Earth's gravity have turned to a garden gnome named Kern, which has been shipped around the globe to have himself weighed at locations ranging from Lima, Mumbai and Mexico to Sydney, New Caledonia and the South...

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An opinionated woman obsessed with objects, entertained by ephemera, intrigued by researching, fascinated by culture & addicted to writing. The wind says my name; doesn't put an @ in front of it, so maybe you don't notice.
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A Marketing Mix
Adventures in advertising and marketing - the contemporary, the historical, and the hysterical.
Antiques & Vintage Collectibles
Collecting old things; heirlooms and new to you things! Companion to
Colorful Prism Of Racism
Racism past and present. Companion to
Consumption Junction
Consumerism meets marketing; who & what manipulates the free market of goods & services. See also:
Crimes Against Humanity
From lone gunmen on hills to mass movements. Depressing as hell, really.
Cultural History
The roots of culture; history and pre-history.
Dare To Be A Feminist
I do.
For Art's Sake-1
Art, crafts, and the people who make them. To inspire and purchase. Companion to
History as this woman sees it. The serious, the kitsch, the opinionated. Companion to
In The Name Of God
Mainly acts done in the name of religion, but also discussions of atheism, faith, & spirituality.
Let's just say I have reasons to learn more about mental health, special needs children, psychology, and the like.
Mostly vintage and retro "badness" but you can decide how delicious it is.
Nerdy Needs
The stuff of nerdy, geeky, dreams.
Readin', 'Ritin', and (Publishing) 'Rithmetic
The meaning behind the math of the bottom line in publishing and the media. For writers, publishers, and bloggers (which are a combination of the two).
Sex Positive
Sexuality as a human right.
Vintage Living Today For A Future Tomorrow
It's as easy to romanticize the past as it is to demonize it; instead, let's learn from it. More than living simply, more than living 'green', thrifty grandmas knew the importance of the 'economics' in Home Economics. The history of home ec, lessons in thrift, practical tips and ideas from the past focused on sustainability for families and out planet. Companion to
Visiting The Past
Travel based on grande ideas, locations, and persons of the past.
Walking On Sunshine
Stuff that makes me smile.
You Call It Obsession & Obscure; I Call It Research & Important
Links to (many of) my columns and articles.