Using my blog to try and make the world a better place. If I can help someone forget their troubles for a few minutes a day, it's all worth it.

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

EVERYONE got it wrong:

Like the lady above, back in the day mom used to spray Lysol disinfectant spray into the air in our home after she finished cleaning. For the record, Lysol was not an "air freshener". It was meant to be sprayed onto surfaces to disinfect them, i.e. countertops, toilets, etc. Not an air freshener, people. I wonder if there's anyone out there who actually used it for what it was intended for....

Monday, August 11, 2014

I don't know if I'm alone on this one...

... but even back in its day the above ad campaign was annoying.

The "How To Launch A Dream" poster:

I think these were more of an '80s relic. I believe a lot of people had them, but it's taken me years to find a pic on the 'net. I had one, and my neighbor had one. Even though they were popular, it's impossible to find one on eBay, not that there's any way I'd buy one now, although you never know...

Saturday, August 09, 2014


1974 was a great year, but obviously not for everyone...

Friday, August 08, 2014

Just sayin':

In 1974, if it wasn't covered in pepperoni, it just wasn't a pizza.

1977 Bounty commercial ad:

If you ask me, they guy's acting is a bit over-the-top, but that's just my opinion.