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Banned Never-Before-Seen Photos of Hitler in Shorts (5 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 12 Apr 2013   / 13931 views
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These pictures, taken by Adolf Hitler’s personal photographer in the 1920s, shows the dictator wearing shorts but were later banned by him for being "beneath one’s dignity".

 

Banned Never-Before-Seen Photos of Hitler in Shorts

Looking Back at the USA in the ‘50s (81 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 22 Mar 2013   / 7063 views
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Awesome road trip around USA in the 50's.

 

Looking Back at the USA in the ‘50s

Momentous Moments from the Past (36 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 21 Mar 2013   / 6922 views
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Important stories and photos from history.

 

Momentous Moments from the Past

Disturbingly Odd People from the Past (46 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 8 Mar 2013   / 11112 views
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Freaky people in history.

 

Disturbingly Odd People from the Past

A Trip Back in Time to a Pre-War Kabul (30 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 28 Feb 2013   / 7045 views
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These pictures from 1967 show how the country used to look prior to 40 years of war.

 

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Even in War, Life Goes On (103 pics)

 

A Trip Back in Time to a Pre-War Kabul

The First Mugshots Ever Date from 150 Years Ago! (21 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 14 Feb 2013   / 4727 views
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These portraits of thieves, murderers…etc were indeed shot 150 years ago (bet. 1859 and 1876) in the Bedford prison, Bedfordshire, England.

 

The First Mugshots Ever Date from 150 Years Ago!

How to Dress a Bounty Hunter (40 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 5 Feb 2013   / 3912 views
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The fictional Star Wars character, Boba Fett, is seen here being kitted in full costume regalia for his role as a villainous bounty hunter in the popular film.

 

How to Dress a Bounty Hunter

Grand Central Terminal 100 Years Later (53 pics + 1 gif)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 4 Feb 2013   / 4647 views
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This New York City feature turns 100 this year. Here are some of the original photos of the popular landmark compared to how it looks today.

 

Grand Central Terminal 100 Years Later

He Won't Be Smoking Again Anytime Soon (4 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 21 Jan 2013   / 3895 views
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In these 1969 American photos, a four year old boy tries his first cigar…

 

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This Dated Photo Is the First Record of “the Finger” (3 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 16 Jan 2013   / 5091 views
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In this 1886 photograph, taken before the game against the New York Giants, Boston pitcher, Charles “Old Hoss” Radbourn, is snapped showing us “the finger”.

 

This Dated Photo Is the First Record of “the Finger”

Would You Choose This Wedding Dress for the Big Event?

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 8 Jan 2013   / 8304 views
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This is a wedding dress by Yves Saint Laurent from 1965. I wonder if someone actually wore the dress...

 

Would You Choose This Wedding Dress for the Big Event?

The Way American Children Used to Be. Part 2 (70 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 27 Nov 2012   / 5200 views
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Here is a collection of photos taken between the 1900s-1930s.

 

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The Way American Children Used to Be (50 pics)

 

The Way American Children Used to Be. Part 2

Ancient Birthing Chairs Helped Women During Childbirth (11 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 20 Nov 2012   / 9456 views
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These European parturition (or birthing) chairs were used by women in ancient times until the 1800s, during childbirth. This convertible chair has arm and foot rests, which can be adjusted for comfort and can also be folded down into a bed or operating table. These chairs were treated as heirlooms in some families and passed down through the generations. The modern equivalent is still used in some countries.

 

Ancient Birthing Chairs Helped Women During Childbirth

The Way American Children Used to Be (50 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 16 Nov 2012   / 6520 views
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Here is a collection of photos taken between the 1900s-1930s.

 

The Way American Children Used to Be

The War Is Over! (30 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 13 Nov 2012   / 4144 views
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Photos of people celebrating from the day that World War I ended.

 

The War Is Over!

Old School New York: What a Sight! (24 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro 12 Nov 2012   / 4865 views
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Vintage Panoramic photos show us an historical New York City from 1902-1913.

 

Old School New York: What a Sight!
Old School New York: What a Sight!
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