Instagram's retro look goes well with this circa 1978 Pizza Hut.
Month: January 2015
I actually haven’t seen a SkyMall catalog on a plane since 2011, but for many years it was the most entertaining thing to read on flights. All the other in-flight magazines are just thinly veiled advertisements for the airline, the new in-flight Wi-Fi is, like everything else about air travel, exorbitantly expensive, and in-flight movies … Continue reading RIP SkyMall: 1989-2015.
Here’s another blog post from the UI Library that I helped with. This one’s about early radio broadcasting at the University of Idaho. http://uispecialcollections.tumblr.com/post/108301657873/hello-out-there
Memorial Gym, University of Idaho.
Old Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity, built in 1959, being torn down.
A time capsule placed in the cornerstone of the Massachusetts state capitol by Samuel Adams and Paul Revere in 1795 was rediscovered last year and just opened today. It's apparently the oldest time capsule in the country; here's an article about what was found inside. http://bostinno.streetwise.co/2015/01/06/items-contents-of-mass-state-house-1795-time-capsule-2/
For the first time in 70 years there are no World War II veterans serving in Congress. http://www.npr.org/blogs/itsallpolitics/2014/12/09/369663245/congress-says-goodbye-to-its-last-world-war-ii-vets