This 1976 record sleeve, uploaded by Supraterra to the Boing Boing Flickr Pool, is printed with a long warning about the horrors of 8-track cassette piracy, urging listeners to look for tapes with multiple artists on them and to report suspected pirates to their local bunko squad. The article also lauds Jerry Lee Lewis for driving the nation's freeways, seizing racks of counterfeit 8-tracks at filling stations and smashing them, instructing the pump jockeys to tell the racks' owners that "Killer was here."
Nevada ordered a statewide shutdown of all casino and gambling operations on March 17. Casinos and the hotels, restaurants, clubs, and resorts attached to them were all closed two-and-a-half months ago, when Gov. Steve Sisolak’s emergency order shuttered “nonessential” businesses to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
Right tool for the right job. You probably heard a parent or grandparent say it at least once at some point. And it’s true in so many cases. If you spot a small tear in your living room curtains or near to hem a pair of pants, you can always use the good old fashioned […]
The world is holding its collective breath. As states begin cautiously reopening, no one is sure exactly what to expect. But one thing is clear: most Americans are worried about their bank accounts. By the end of March, the average American household was spending 40 percent less on their credit cards than they were one […]
Over 25 years, eBay has carved out its space as the commerce hub of choice online. With 182 million users worldwide, that works out to about 35 percent of all US mobile users who shop those eBay storefronts. But did you know there are usually around 1.3 billion — with a B — active for-sale […]