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How were you taught about makeup?

It’s a rite of passage that is usually handled by your mother or big sister, but in the 50s and...
10 Mar

Saturday Night Nostalgia: 'Ding Dong' Denise Drysdale leaves Australia in stitches

Earlier today we reported on the wonderful Ding Dong Does Dinner segment in which Denise called Opposition Leader Bill Shorten a “goose”...
25 Feb

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