This disposable Bic razor from 1978 may only have one flimsy blade, but it doesn't disappoint on the musical front. As seen in this commercial, Bic razors have a hollow handle so that you can whistle a little tune if you get bored while shaving. I get lots of scrapes and bumps when I use a one-bladed Bic, but the discomfort is worth the enchanting whistle that this musical razor makes.
The World of Beautiful Blythe are vintage commercials for Blythe Dolls, a fashion doll that was created in 1972 and had a resurgence in the early 2000s. What makes Blythe dolls stand out are their surrealistically giant eyes. They look like Margaret Keane paintings in 3D. I love the wide range of clothing available for… READ THE REST
This creepy Smokey Bear PSA from the '70s features a seemingly normal lady who suddenly rips off her face, which is actually just a mask. She reveals that she is Smokey Bear in disguise. If you pause the video at 0:21, you can see the terrifying mask coming off her face. I think this PSA… READ THE REST
In this 1969 episode of Midnight Special, Cass Elliot talked to John Denver about her work getting college students to register to vote. "This is very important," Elliot said. "I've been traveling around the country for the past year or so, talking on a lot of college campuses, trying to find out exactly what people… READ THE REST
Belgian waffles are a blank template for unforgettable weekend breakfasts. From savory creations with avocado, bacon, and goat cheese to the traditional sweet kinds with berries, powdered sugar, and syrup, waffles are unstoppable. However, nothing brings down a waffle-inspired dream morning like the antiquated, dirty waffle iron that cooks unevenly or worse, unexpectedly burns and dries… READ THE REST
Summer is here, which means we're spending less time under blankets and more time under stars. And, while we're no longer chasing the sun quite as fast, sometimes random household chores do need an extra flash of light here and there. This One80 LED Headlamp will help you get the darker things done so you can get back… READ THE REST
From your music streaming subscriptions and bank accounts to your work laptop, passwords unlock the most vital things in our lives. Unfortunately, that's a mess to track unless you're exceptionally organized or have some intricate communication system for your passwords and logins. If you aren't, you might deal with many forgotten unique passwords, annoying security questions, and botched password… READ THE REST