American way of life: Coca-Cola
Coca-Cola fue creada el 5 de Mayo de 1886. John Pemberton, su inventor, empezó a trabajar en la fórmula a los 54 años de edad. En el último cálculo, extraoficial, el consumo mundial de Coca-Cola e…
Seventies Time Machine UK (@seventiesuk)
The latest Tweets from Seventies Time Machine UK (@seventiesuk). All things from 1970's Great Britain, Space hoppers to Raleigh Choppers and beyond! Plus the odd bit of 70's Music
Food in the 1970s: What went wrong?
Time has moved on and the two greedy young scamps from the 60s, Ronnie Hughes and Barry Ward are now teenagers about to experience the gastronomic sophistications of the 70s. Or are they? Food in t…
World's First IVF Baby Turns 34! Happy Birthday Louise Brown!
July 25th marks a very special birthday, the birth of Louise Brown, the world’s first IVF baby in Bristol, England.
17 photos show the meteoric rise and fall of Macy's, JCPenney, and Sears
Iconic department store chains that once ruled the American mall have announced hundreds of location closures in the past year.
British Ice-Lollies And Ice-Creams 1960-1990 - Flashbak
What do you miss? What did you hanker for? Did the cider and Brandy Alexander lollies give you a taste for booze? Did you ever win that hovercraft?
Mike Kane once got the following headline in Cranked Up mag - THE MOST HATED MAN IN DUNDEE - and it went on to state - "Vex has elicited more horror, disgust and outrage than any other musician of his time". The piece was written by Fabian Bell aka Craig Methven and it continued with an interview which contained this classic opening line - "Mike, I know a lot of people who want to punch you in the mouth..."!! Vex did get a few pages of coverage in Cranked Up but his band didn't exactly get…
MFI lines up Kroll as administrator
The struggling kitchens and bathrooms retailer MFI is this weekend on the brink of administration as the chain’s management attempts to secure last-ditch funding for a rescue takeover.
12 Supermarkets We Used To Love To Shop At In The 1980's - Eighties Kids
Our shopping habits had changed by the 80's. We no longer had time to walk down the high street to call into the butchers and green grocers, we wanted