Walter Cronkite Previews The Home Office Of 2001…In 1967 [VIDEO]

February 14, 2013

In this clip from the March 12, 1967 episode of the CBS show The 21st Century, Walter Cronkite previews what a home office might look like in the year 2001…and it looks mighty familiar, if rather clunky.


THROWBACK THURSDAY: 1940s-Era Domestic Robots

April 5, 2012
1940s-Era Domestic Robots

Rollo The Robut: A 1940s-era vision of the future where domestic robots were large, clumsy, and controlled by push-buttons and women were stupid.


Throwback Thursday: Mrs & Mrs. Potato Head Commercial

October 20, 2011
Mrs & Mrs. Potato Head Commercial

A vintage commercial for Mr. & Mrs. Potato Head (head not included).


Throwback Thursday: 1967 Polaroid Swinger Camera Unboxing

October 13, 2011
1967 Polaroid Swinger Camera Unboxing

We used to have one of these cameras when I was a kid and now some dude has made an unboxing video of a 1967 Polaroid Swinger camera. Cool!


Throwback Thursday: Newsreel – Swimsuit Fashions, 1952

September 29, 2011
Newsreel - Swimsuit Fashions, 1952

The latest swimsuit fashions from 1952 are highlighted in this vintage newsreel.


Throwback Thursday: 1970s-Era Magnavox TV Commercial

August 11, 2011
1970s-Era Magnavox TV Commercial

A turntable and a reel-to-reel tape recorder are the stars of this 1970s-era Magnavox TV commercial.