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Benny Hill was comedy royalty but also king of the music charts

Benny Hill was mostly known for his sexually driven comedy show The Benny Hill Show.  However, did you know he...
18 Feb

The dark tale of John Stanley Cave aka William Shakespeare

When I write the name William Shakespeare you might think of The Bard who wrote many a wonderful play.  A...
11 Feb

One of the 'sexiest' songs in history wouldn't have happened without the Aussies

There have been some great moments in Australian rock, but one US band owes their lasting mark on music history...
28 Jan

How a 60s cartoon predicted the future

We all remember those wide-eyed moments where, glued to the television screen, we watched our favourite futuristic family zoom about...
21 Jan

The song that dominated the charts today in 1975 'You're My World'

The song You’re My World has a fantastic history. It was originally started as an Italian song Il Mio Mondo...
14 Jan

These vintage men's fashion ads are sidesplittingly bad

1970s fashion began as a continuation of the hippie look from the late 1960s and eventually it became one of...
9 Jan

In 1963 a new Birthday anthem was released to the world

The 60s were a time that changed a lot about popular culture, but who would have thought it could have...
8 Jan

These male stars of the 70s sent hearts fluttering

They were the stars of films and television.  Just the sight of them would send hearts fluttering around the world....
7 Jan