Saturday , 25 November 2017

History

The Most Famous Women To Appear On The ‘Playboy’ Cover

1953, Marilyn Monroe 1977, Barbara Streisand 1978, Dolly Parton 1978, Farrah Fawcet 1985, Madonna 1989, La Toya Jackson 1989, Pamela Anderson 1993, Anna Nicole Smith 1995, Drew Barrymor 1999, Charlize Theron 1999, Naomi Campbell 2003, Carmen Electra 2004, Denise Richards 2005, Jenny McCarthy 2005, Paris Hilton 2006, Jessica Alba 2007, Mariah Carrey 2007, Kim Kardashian 2009, Chelsea Handler 2010, Tara …

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Toy Lines From The ’80s

Captain Power and the Soldiers of the Future (1987) These spaceship and spaceman toys were interactive. When kids held them up to the TV during action scenes of the Captain Power live-action TV show, the toys shook, flashed lights, and made noise. Computer Warriors (1989) The toys’ packaging explained the convoluted premise: A government supercomputer accidentally created evil computer viruses …

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The last things ever released on now dead media formats

Last movie released on Betamax: Mission: Impossible (1996) Last movie released on VHS: A History of Violence (2006) Last Laserdisc: Fittingly, the Arnold Schwarzenegger thriller End of Days. Last HD DVD: After Blu-ray emerged as the victor of the brief, next-gen DVD war in the mid-2000s, Toshiba discontinued the format. The very last HD DVD movie available was Quentin Tarantino’s …

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Royally interesting facts about the late Princess Diana

She was already a noble. Royals generally don’t marry commoners—Prince William and Kate Middleton excepted. Before she was Princess Diana, she was Lady Diana Spencer, as her father inherited the title of Earl Spencer when she was 14. She was homeschooled for most of her childhood. She was then shipped off to boarding school: Riddlesworth Hall School and West Heath …

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Sexy Vintage Album Covers

Some of these even date back to the late 1940’s and while they might seem tame by comparison to today’s standards, don’t shortchange these sexy album covers. They got the job done. But yeah, still gross. Yeah, we don’t really want to think about it, but we need to face facts; music has always been sexy, the industry used sex …

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