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Christmas Songs From The Vietnam Era

December 6, 2018

Artists have long used Christmas songs to show more than their holiday spirit…they have used them to express their views on world events. Sandwiched between the World War II-era’s...

Groovy Nuances From The Modern ‘70s Home

November 30, 2018

Cake Making - A woman baking cakes in a fitted kitchen, circa 1975. (Photo by f8 Imaging/Hulton Archive/Getty Images) For many Americans owning a home is all part of the Amer...

New Math: The Curriculum That Failed Students And Teach...

October 26, 2018

High School students in the 1970s working on an algebra problem. (Photo by Boris Spremo/Toronto Star via Getty Images) They're two words that still scare teac...

Top Jobs In The 1970s: Working 9 To 5

August 2, 2018

Pictured: (l-r) Dena Dietrich as Wife, Doris Roberts as Waitress, James Coco as Husband in 'The Greasy Diner' -- (Photo by: Art Selby & Al Levine/Getty Images) Although unemployme...

What Was The Cost Of First-Class Postage Stamps In The ...

July 17, 2018

Close-up of a 10-cent US postage stamp (designed by Paul Calle) that commemorates the Apollo 11 moon landing (which occurred on July 20, 1969) and was first iss...

Floored In The '70s: The Ugly Vinyl And Linoleum Beneat...

July 5, 2018

DIFF'RENT STROKES cast stand in the family's kitchen. Note the ugly linoleum flooring! (Photo by NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images) Remember the linoleum a...

Yeah, People Really Celebrated Their Independence In Th...

June 26, 2018

Characters from Season 12 of the daytime soap opera, Days of Our Lives, celebrating the 4th of July. (Photo by: Gary Null/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images) ...

Statue of Liberty photos from the '70s

June 11, 2018

Statue Of Liberty/Statue of Liberty with the sunset in the background The Statue of Liberty, also well known as Lady Liberty, is a representation of the Great American Melting Po...

Totally Awkward Family Photos from the '70s

June 4, 2018

1970’s MOTHER FATHER AND SONS BY CHRISTMAS TREE (photo by H. Armstrong Roberts/ClassicStock/GettyImages) What in the world were we thinking? The '70s was a time of pushing ...

Jacqueline (Jackie) Kennedy Onassis: A Class Act

December 15, 2017

Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis was a class act from beginning to end. I don’t think anyone would argue that statement. She was more than just a one-time First Lady of Th...

The Race to The Moon: Did America Really Win?

November 29, 2016

Some people say competition brings out the best between people, but can it be also said for countries? Right after the madness of World War II the United States and the Sovie...