Shakira before she went blond, 1992
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My totally ripped great grandmother in the circus 1950's.
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Princess Diana shaking hands with an AIDS patient, 1987. At the time, it was commonly believed that HIV/AIDS could be spread via touch.
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Two Native American women on an Arizona magazine from the 1970’s
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A Brooklyn man and his boombox, 1985
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In 1938, L.A. Kindergarten teacher Helen Hulick went to jail for wearing pants in a courtroom. She was a witness scheduled to testify against two men. When she arrived in slacks, her testimony was rescheduled; the Judge ordered her to go home and return in a dress. She refused, noting inequality.
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Back in the 80’s my in laws won a contest from collecting milk caps and got a visit from Ernest P. Worrell as the prize!
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Dee Snider speaking against censorship and the PMRC before the U.S. Senate, 1985
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Chris Farley during his freshman year at Marquette University in 1982. His rugby team's motto was, "We might lose the game, but we'll win the party."
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My first crush: Elisabeth Shue as Ali Mills in The Karate Kid, 1984.
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In 1991, my Alabama school photo featured me bursting through a paper wall, on a skateboard with no back wheel, sporting what some might call a mullet.
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Happy Veterans Day to a real one, Hugh Clowers Thompson Jr., who on March 16th, 1968, threatened to shoot his fellow soldiers if they continued to massacre villagers in Son My, Vietnam, after witnessing it by air and setting his helicopter down between them
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Rare picture of Marvin before his accident back in 1994
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Salvador Dali and his anteater in Paris. 1969
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1940s (I think, due to fashion) drywaller.
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