April 7, 2015

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1940s Photos of San Diego Streetcars

Broadway westbound at 12th What a cool old photo of a San Diego streetcar. This image is from some time in the 1940s. Source: San Diego Metropolitan Transit System Eastbound on Broadway at 12th Ave. Source: San Diego Metropolitan Transit...

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Happy 100th Birthday Billie Holiday

Today is a special day. It is the 100th birthday of jazz legend Billie Holiday. She died many years ago at the age of 44 in 1959, but she remains one of the greatest voices in the history of jazz....

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Nelson’s Pillar in Dublin Shortly After Explosion

On March 8th, 1966, Nelson’s Pillar on O’Connell Street in Dublin exploded and tumbled to the ground. Here is a photo of the immediate aftermath of that event. Nobody was injured in the explosion, but the pillar didn’t survive. It...

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Amazing Cool Old Photos of U2

U2 is one of the best bands in the history of our planet, and they’re from Dublin. We wanted to dig up some great old images of the band before they were amazingly popular. Also, check out this interesting story...

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Photos of 1941 Ladies’ Strip Poker in Detroit

This ranks up there with some of the more bizarre photo series’ that we have stumbled upon. This shows a group of women in Detroit, during the summer of 1941, playing what appears to be a game of strip poker....