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I come from the future

Ever wish you could go back in time and deliver a message to your past-self?

Ever fantasize about how different your future-self would be? In 20 years, I’ll probably look like this:

Remember when our society was so optimistic about the ‘inevitable’ wonders the future would bring? Ahem. I’m lookin’ at you, jetscalator.  While we wait for our robot maids to finish the dishes, let’s check out this blast-from-the-past… about the future.

What the year 1999 looked like in 1967 (via paleo-future)

Split second lunches, color-keyed disposable dishes, all part of the instant society of tomorrow. A society rich in leisure and taken-for-granted comforts.

This clip of the kitchen of the future showcases a world of automation, maximized health, and a push-button culture.

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paris 1962

These photos are from Tom Palombo’s flickr stream, “Paris 1962.”
The story goes that they’re images from Parisian cafés & nightlife in 1962, the very same week Yves St. Laurent’s first collection hit the runway.

(via theenglishmuse)

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trying out the scanner

haven’t quite mastered this yet… but for now, enjoy this:

nanacropped

My Nana is the blond in the middle

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