rejectomorph (flying_blind) wrote,


Oh, I know what I forgot to post:

Modern Mechanix: Yesterday's tomorrow, today.

In webloggy form, it's a vast archive of articles from various pop technology magazines going back to the 1930s. Here's a sample article from 1939 I found particularly bizarre: Sculptor Turns Lard into Pigs. Ah, they just don't make magazines like these anymore!

(Via vintage_ads)

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