Month: April 2021

Posted in The postcards

Too much fun

This postcard offers the pathetic excuse for not writing, “having too much fun”. We haven’t had much fun recently, but I have been watching some…

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Posted in Observations

Pretty bad NSFW chicken joke

A sadist, a masochist, a murderer, a necrophile, a zoophile and a pyromaniac are all sitting on a bench in a mental institution. “Let’s have…

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Posted in The Advertising

Monster mail order scam

Kids of the 1960’s got to go to the school of hard knocks; sending a hard-earned dollar, getting a monster poster, your choice of Frankenstein…

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Posted in The postcards

I just dropped in to see what condition my condition was in.

I guess this is OK for a paratrooper, but if her boyfriend works at McDonald’s, or is a dope dealer, it could be sort of…

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Cool Hand Luke movie ad
Posted in The Advertising

Any man playing grabass or fightin’ in the building spends a night in the box.

In the winter of 1967, you can bet there was a lot of “FAILURE… to communicate.” And just maybe, a run on eggs? I wonder…

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drone and worker honeycombs
Posted in Grey Gardens West

Roaches, termites, and bees! Oh my.

This bee guy on YouTube went to get bees from a wall of a house, unfortunately he also found cockroaches, and the framework was ruined…

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Posted in Flotsam

GoodReads

GoodReads.com is a handy way to keep track of books you read, so hopefully you won’t get to page 47 and realize that you already…

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Posted in The postcards

Parking fun

Have fun parking your Belvedere station wagon at the Arcade Arches in Ojai, California, assuming it’s still laid out like this. It sure looks like…

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Posted in Ephemera

AND DON’T COME BACK!!

I really like old stock certificates with the gowned ladies in a little vignette at the top. Somebody must have, I don’t know, peed in…

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Topless woman demands equal rights (old comic card)
Posted in Ephemera

She has a point there!

I have a batch of these “comic cards” from the 50’s. The topless ladies featured all seem to have inflamed nipples and areolas. What’s up…

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