Disney cartoon from 1957 shortly after Sputnik orbited Earth. The cartoon speculates on life on Mars. You know, before NASA messed everything up and made Mars boring and full of useless rocks. I remember seeing this as a child, well after Mars was established boring and free from horny Mars princesses.
That last post reminded me of my old gateway drug to internet time-wasting: X-Entertainment.com.
This post over at BuzzFeed got me googling old soft drinks I spend far too much time thinking about, especially considering how little I drink soda. Still, discontinued products form something of a shared culture of loss that you can discuss with anyone in pretty wide age bracket.
Dan’s A LEGO a Day recently wrapped up a year’s worth of scenes of high minifig drama.