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Retro News Wednesday Just For You

Wednesday, March 01, 2015

1. Civil rights protesters arrested in 1960s Birmingham will thank FDNY for fighting fire-hose, dog attacks

2. Top 10 Historical Moments of the 1960s

3. This is the man who designed the 1970s

4. 7 technologies to thank the 1970s for

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5. 1970s Christmas in Teesside: Top telly, turkey and a Tomahawk bike

6. 50 Best Sci-Fi Movies of the 1970s

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7. “Brady Bunch” Star Barry Williams Revives 1970s un Great American Country’s “A Very Barry Branson”

8. Childhood in the US ‘safer than in the 1970s’

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9. Dietary advice from the 1970s found to be a big fat mistake

10. Top 10 books about the 1970s

Led Zeppelin in concert in San Francisco, 1973


Retro News Wednesday Just For You

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

1. The Ferry: A Civil Rights Story

2. Jack Kevorkian Dies, Leaves Controversial Legacy, No Successor

3. 1950s American cars aren’t collector’s items in Cuba

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4. The mystery of Crooked Cottage: Home abandoned over ten years ago is still filled with food and belongings of long-gone residents 

Known as the Crooked Cottage, this rural Hertfordshire home is believed to have been untouched since its owners, said to be a married couple, departed

5. Original Rolling Stones to rock Old Capitol

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6. The Truman Doctrine, 1947

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7. What Women Used to Wear to Play Sports

As these vintage photos show, turn-of-the-century sportswear was much different than today’s performance gear.

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8. Bing Crosby Sang Me a Lullaby

A chance encounter on a train led to an unforgettable photo.

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9. Hey, Mom Used To Make That

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10. Flashback Music Memories


France plane crash: No survivors expected, French President says


Retro News Wednesday Just For You

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

1. From Gitmo to an American Supermax, the Horrors of Solitary Confinement

2. Ancient ‘lost city’ home to a vanished civilisation found deep in jungles of Honduras

Expedition of archaeologists accompanied by ex-SAS survival experts makes stunning discovery of fabled “White City” where locals may have once worshipped a monkey god

The ruins of an ancient civilisation who were neighbours to the Maya

3. American Architecture & Business News

4. American life in 1914: How we lived a century ago – Why America Is Not Normal

Majestic Vaudeville billboard, 1914,  in Houston at the corner of Main and Texas.   Photo: File Photo / Handout

5. ISIL video shows destruction of Mosul artefacts

Five-minute clip shows group of men using hammers and drills to smash several large statues in Iraqi museum.

6. Pharaoh of “Lost Dynasty” Died Brutal Death, Forensic Study Reveals

Forgotten pharaoh may have been earliest Egyptian ruler to die in battle.

7. Nihiwatu – On the edge of wildness | The story.

8. The Story of Mathematics

Ancient Greek Herodianic numerals

9. Darth Vader, Renaissance Man? How ‘Star Wars’ Could Have Looked Centuries Ago

Darth Vader, a major character from 'Star Wars', imagined as a Renaissance gentleman. Credit: Sacha Goldberger

10. Pictures: New Pyramid Found With Vivid Murals, Stacked Tombs


Actor Harrison Ford injured in crash landing on golf course

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