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WOW: A Rare Look Inside Lucille Ball's Home

WOW: A Rare Look Inside Lucille Ball's Home | Walking On Sunshine | Scoop.it
Today, we're celebrating Lucille Ball's birthday with a look back at an adorable house tour featuring her and husband Desi Arnaz, circa mid-1950s. (We almost typed "Ricky Ricardo.") The couple was photographed at home doing all the normal couple things: Frolicking by the pool, playing cards, looking at each other through newspapers.
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"If I Had A Voice I Would Sing" (Along With The Theme To Vikings on History)

"If I Had A Voice I Would Sing" (Along With The Theme To Vikings on History) | Walking On Sunshine | Scoop.it
If you are a fan of Vikings on the History Channel, then you've probably fallen in love with the tv show's theme song. The song's official title is If I Had A Heart and it is by Fever Ray. You know...
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About the theme song for TV's VIkings


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A fan of the show Vikings? Looking for the theme song?

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The Hating Book: A Vintage Illustrated Parable About What Every Friendship Needs

The Hating Book: A Vintage Illustrated Parable About What Every Friendship Needs | Walking On Sunshine | Scoop.it
"You're ugly and dumb. Being with you was never fun."

In 1961, young Maurice Sendak illustrated Let's Be Enemies -- a charming lesson in

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If only pop culture told stories that gave lessons as simple and essential as this one. It's a post-modern curse that everyone thinks things are so complicated that there's really nothing to be done about anything. To put it like a child, that's just wrong, 

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The original work-from-home...

The original work-from-home... | Walking On Sunshine | Scoop.it
Before blogging… The original work-from-home writer.
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“ A girl surrounded by bed luring gadgets, 1947 © Bernard Hoffman
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Edible shoes!

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Edible shoes!
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“ We don’t usually associate looking at shoes with feeling ravenously hungry, but that changed as soon as we set eyes on these mouthwatering cake and ice cream heels...
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How bassets do hiking

How bassets do hiking | Walking On Sunshine | Scoop.it
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“ How bassets do hiking
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Necklace,Beadwork Necklace ,Flying House,Flying Dreams,Up Movie Necklace

Necklace,Beadwork Necklace ,Flying House,Flying Dreams,Up Movie Necklace | Walking On Sunshine | Scoop.it
This necklace can match any outfit, too! Best gift for girls and women!!!! Inspired by one of my favorite Disney movies, Up! Movies, not just
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I love this!

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155 Years Before the First Animated Gif, Joseph Plateau Set Images in Motion with the Phenakistoscope | Colossal

155 Years Before the First Animated Gif, Joseph Plateau Set Images in Motion with the Phenakistoscope | Colossal | Walking On Sunshine | Scoop.it

Nearly 155 years before CompuServe debuted the first animated gif in 1987, Belgian physicist Joseph Plateau unveiled an invention called the Phenakistoscope, a device that is largely considered to be the first mechanism for true animation. The simple gadget relied on the persistence of vision principle to display the illusion of images in motion.

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You have to click to see all these in motion!

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You have to click to see all these in motion!
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You have to click to see all these in motion!

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Antique Die-Cut Mechanical Valentine Soda Fountain Strawberry Bonde Special

Antique Die-Cut Mechanical Valentine Soda Fountain Strawberry Bonde Special | Walking On Sunshine | Scoop.it
A vintage die-cut mechanical Valentine greeting card featuring a soda shoppe fountain theme. When you roll the paper wheel, the pretty girls
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How your mom became music's greatest influencer

How your mom became music's greatest influencer | Walking On Sunshine | Scoop.it

What you may not know about your mom is that she has become the most powerful person in music. Her tastes and habits, more than anyone else’s, influence the music you hear every day. Here’s how.

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This is so awesome -- and true!

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This is so awesome -- and true!
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The Spiritual Side of Photographing Mandela, Tutu, and the Dalai Lama, by Valerie Schloredt

The Spiritual Side of Photographing Mandela, Tutu, and the Dalai Lama, by Valerie Schloredt | Walking On Sunshine | Scoop.it
I may not have the most wonderful bank account, but my spiritual bank account is overflowing, says Jane Feldman of her career as a social justice photojournalist and author. Working for the Peace and Justice Ministry of New York
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A Pakistani and Chinese soldier holding hands at the border.

A Pakistani and Chinese soldier holding hands at the border. | Walking On Sunshine | Scoop.it
“ A Pakistani and Chinese soldier holding hands at the border.
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Japanese Researcher Uses Controversial Experiments to Prove Our Thoughts and Intentions Can Alter the Physical World

Japanese Researcher Uses Controversial Experiments to Prove Our Thoughts and Intentions Can Alter the Physical World | Walking On Sunshine | Scoop.it
Self-help gurus have been telling us about the power of positive thinking for years. Now, the results of an experiment might just prove that they were right all along. Dr.

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Sense and Nonsense, by Lewis Carroll

Sense and Nonsense, by Lewis Carroll | Walking On Sunshine | Scoop.it

1. Babies are illogical;

2. Nobody is despised who can manage a crocodile;

3. Illogical persons are despised.

Answer: Babies cannot manage crocodiles.

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These little logics are so funny!

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The (Vintage) Walking Library

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Critics are always remarking that we in this country lag far behind those of Eurpoean countries when it comes to borrowung books from libraries. Well, this enterprising girl...

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This is so cool, I can hardly stand it!

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This is so cool, I can hardly stand it!

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This is so cool, I can hardly stand it!

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In Case You Missed It At The Grammys...

On Sunday evening, the Grammys celebrated marriage equality with a performance of Macklemore & Ryan Lewis' "Same Love," featuring 33 gay and straight couples...
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Tongue

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Charles Nelson Reilly on televisions notoriously naughty game show, Match Game.

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Nadja Girod - Nadja Girod - patterns and screenprints

Nadja Girod - Nadja Girod - patterns and screenprints | Walking On Sunshine | Scoop.it
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Lots of cool textile patterns!

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Funny Old Tintype

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“ ca. 1860-90s, [unusual tintype portrait of a mysterious sitter peering through their fingers]
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Actress Lizzy Caplan Imitates Rage Comic Meme Faces

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In an interview with Paul F. Tompkins of Made Man, actress Lizzy Caplan -- who plays Virginia Johnson in Showtime's Masters of Sex -- imitates the faces of the popular meme Rage Comics. Here's the ...
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Writers Can Get Free Houses In Detroit

Writers Can Get Free Houses In Detroit | Walking On Sunshine | Scoop.it
Think of it as a writers-in-residence program ... one that never has to end.
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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. http://www.kitsch-slapped.com
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A Marketing Mix
Adventures in advertising and marketing - the contemporary, the historical, and the hysterical. http://deanna.dahlsad.com/
Antiques & Vintage Collectibles
Collecting old things; heirlooms and new to you things! Companion to http://www.inherited-values.com/
Colorful Prism Of Racism
Racism past and present. Companion to http://www.kitsch-slapped.com/category/colorful-prism-of-racism/
Consumption Junction
Consumerism meets marketing; who & what manipulates the free market of goods & services. See also: http://www.kitsch-slapped.com/category/ze-big-mouth-promotions-stuff/
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. http://www.kitsch-slapped.com/category/hey-sister-can-you-spare-some-social-change/
For Art's Sake-1
Art, crafts, and the people who make them. To inspire and purchase. Companion to http://www.ululating-undulating-ungulate.com/
Herstory
History as this woman sees it. The serious, the kitsch, the opinionated. Companion to http://www.kitsch-slapped.com/
In The Name Of God
Mainly acts done in the name of religion, but also discussions of atheism, faith, & spirituality.
Kinsanity
Let's just say I have reasons to learn more about mental health, special needs children, psychology, and the like.
Kitsch
Mostly vintage and retro "badness" but you can decide how delicious it is. http://www.kitschy-kitschy-coo.com/blog/
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 http://www.thingsyourgrandmotherknew.com/
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.