The Fifties

{"content":{"id":1794,"title":"Weekly Links","body":"\u003cul\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eYou probably heard John Mulaney's 2009 Trump bit at some point in your life, but in celebration of what is hopefully the second-to-last week of having that orange asshole shoved in our faces, \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hkAmTjl0F0E\"\u003ehere's a link\u003c/a\u003e. Even though it was made before Trump was in politics, it holds up surprisingly well!\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eMore stand up: \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jrFU5wyd_C0\"\u003eHeart attacks\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eOn a completely different note, \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1vUGhEzBpZc\"\u003ehere is a spider that screams\u003c/a\u003e. Or at least squeaks. \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Hz9Rjyr_vA\"\u003eA more-terrifying close-up view\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eSananab's semi-regular ancient JoshReads feature: \u003ca href=\"https://joshreads.com/2005/08/quick-test/\"\u003eEpic Spiderman breakdown\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eRemember \"Mant!\"? It turns it was \u003ca href=\"https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Castle#On_his_own:_the_gimmicks\"\u003ebased on a real person\u003c/a\u003e. (the director, not the Mant). The movie gimmicks included having nurses on-hand and issuing $1,000 life insurance policies. That list is an extremely good read.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G3P3MZ2i5qk\"\u003ePretty lame, Milhouse\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h3O6GcsZzas\"\u003eI like music!!!!!\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003c/ul\u003e","publication_date":"2021-01-17T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2021-01-15T21:56:27.000Z","updated_at":"2021-01-16T16:03:33.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=weekly_links\"\u003eweekly_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=stand_up\"\u003estand_up\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=comedy\"\u003ecomedy\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=politics\"\u003epolitics\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=news\"\u003enews\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=nature\"\u003enature\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=animals\"\u003eanimals\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=comic_books\"\u003ecomic_books\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=movies\"\u003emovies\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_fifties\"\u003ethe_fifties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_sixties\"\u003ethe_sixties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=music\"\u003emusic\u003c/a\u003e"}

Weekly Links

{"content":{"id":1749,"title":"Weekly Links","body":"\u003cul\u003e\r\n\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/546.jpg\"\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sn3MTYNe8mM\"\u003eHow a Paramecium eats bacteria\u003c/a\u003e, accompanied by relaxing, joyful chamber music.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eTwmjOySDjA\"\u003eSean O'Connery singing a song and speaking with an Irish accent before he was James Bond\u003c/a\u003e, from \"Darby O'Gill and the Little People\".\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eI have no words to describe this: \u003ca href=\"https://affinelayer.com/pixsrv/index.html\"\u003eclickclickclick\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eI quit watching SNL because of Jimmy Fallon and apparently I ended up missing some sort of Wiig/Forte/Arminsen high point. Now I'm catching up in the Youtube clips they've only recently let Canadians start watching. \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AIbzfk2I1Mo\"\u003e1987 Ladies' World Cup of Curling\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cWc7vYjgnTs\u0026list=PLfyf-_OyYbyqTcwzWwGF5wpZiWESLl6Id\u0026index=37\"\u003ePavarotti sings \"Nessun Dorma\"\u003c/a\u003e. I don't like opera but I like this, so I assume opera fans hate it.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=King-of-the-salmon\u0026oldid=962314348\"\u003eExcellent funny Wikipedia find\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5bQwGlMEeOE\"\u003eDigitally-cleaned video of Beijing in the 1920s\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003c/ul\u003e","publication_date":"2020-12-06T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-11-30T03:54:32.000Z","updated_at":"2020-12-06T01:07:12.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=weekly_links\"\u003eweekly_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=science\"\u003escience\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=music\"\u003emusic\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=baroque\"\u003ebaroque\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=movies\"\u003emovies\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_fifties\"\u003ethe_fifties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=tv\"\u003etv\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=italy\"\u003eitaly\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=italian\"\u003eitalian\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_twenties\"\u003ethe_twenties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=design\"\u003edesign\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=gold\"\u003egold\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=red\"\u003ered\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=green\"\u003egreen\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=animals\"\u003eanimals\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=fish\"\u003efish\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=china\"\u003echina\u003c/a\u003e"}

Weekly Links

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IBM 650

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Bezine - Wim Crowel

{"content":{"id":1560,"title":"AKAT-1","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/4d4.jpeg\"\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eA Polish analogue (!) computer used to solve differential equations, 1959.\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-09-15T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-08-07T20:55:16.000Z","updated_at":"2020-08-07T20:55:16.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=poland\"\u003epoland\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=retrocomputing\"\u003eretrocomputing\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_fifties\"\u003ethe_fifties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=grey\"\u003egrey\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=black\"\u003eblack\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=mathematics\"\u003emathematics\u003c/a\u003e"}

AKAT-1

A Polish analogue (!) computer used to solve differential equations, 1959.

{"content":{"id":1623,"title":"Daily Link","body":"\u003cp\u003eI like archive.org. I can be looking for some book, and discover some type of \u003ca href=\"https://archive.org/details/78_lovely-night_danny-mays-orch-roy-smeck-the-crackerjacks-smeck-kamile_gbia0057229/_78_lovely-night_danny-mays-orch-roy-smeck-the-crackerjacks-smeck-kamile_gbia0057229d_01_3.5_ET_flat.flac\"\u003eweird retro music I wouldn't even have known existed.\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-09-13T12:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-09-09T19:41:57.000Z","updated_at":"2020-09-09T19:41:57.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=daily_links\"\u003edaily_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=music\"\u003emusic\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_fifties\"\u003ethe_fifties\u003c/a\u003e"}

Daily Link

I like archive.org. I can be looking for some book, and discover some type of weird retro music I wouldn't even have known existed.

{"content":{"id":1612,"title":"Daily Link","body":"\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"http://www.weirduniverse.net/blog/comments/out_of_this_world_psa\"\u003eA sexy remake of the Book of Job.\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-09-06T12:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-09-04T01:52:32.000Z","updated_at":"2020-09-04T01:52:32.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_fifties\"\u003ethe_fifties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=religion\"\u003ereligion\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=daily_link\"\u003edaily_link\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=food\"\u003efood\u003c/a\u003e"}

Daily Link

{"content":{"id":1391,"title":"Forbidden Planet (1956)","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/46e.jpg\" class=\"card-image small\"\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003e\r\nA loose adaptation of Shakespeare's The Tempest, staring a very young Leslie Nielsen. In spite of being from the golden age of cheesy sci-fi, it is extremely polished and well-done. The aesthetics are incredible. \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oNKhju6Pryg\"\u003eHere's an example\u003c/a\u003e. Imagine a computer game from the Hidden Planet universe.\r\n\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-07-14T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-05-15T15:50:59.000Z","updated_at":"2020-10-01T18:21:20.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":5},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=movies\"\u003emovies\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=reviews\"\u003ereviews\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=science_fiction\"\u003escience_fiction\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_fifties\"\u003ethe_fifties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e"}

Forbidden Planet (1956)

A loose adaptation of Shakespeare's The Tempest, staring a very young Leslie Nielsen. In spite of being from the golden age of cheesy sci-fi, it is extremely polished and well-done. The aesthetics are incredible. Here's an example. Imagine a computer game from the Hidden Planet universe.

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Isambard Kingdom Brunel and his Ship - Robert Howlett

I know everyone knows this, but I'm posting it anyway.

{"content":{"id":1420,"title":"Daily Link","body":"\u003cp\u003e\r\nFor the first time in my life, I want to learn German: \u003ca href=\"https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Toast_Hawaii\u0026oldid=897651438\"\u003eToast Hawaii\u003c/a\u003e. The most perfect paragraph every written on Wikipedia? The chef also invented putting one half an almond in a strawberry.\r\n\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-05-31T12:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-05-29T03:54:05.000Z","updated_at":"2020-06-01T01:45:16.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=food\"\u003efood\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=germany\"\u003egermany\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=daily_links\"\u003edaily_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_fifties\"\u003ethe_fifties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e"}

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For the first time in my life, I want to learn German: Toast Hawaii. The most perfect paragraph every written on Wikipedia? The chef also invented putting one half an almond in a strawberry.

{"content":{"id":1254,"title":"Some Like It Hot (1959)","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/411.jpg\" class=\"card-image small\"\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003e\r\nThe two most important things to know about movie critics are:\r\n\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cul\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\nThey are extremely intellectual.\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\nThe only form of comedy they don't consider disgustingly vulgar is when men cross-dress in order to run a scam.\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003c/ul\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003e\r\nTake a look at any best movie list by professional critics, and the standard cross-dressing scam movies are bound to be there. Drag queen movies don't generally make it because the men have to be cross-dressing due to some situational necessity, not just because they personally like it.\r\n\u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003e\r\nAs far as critical-darling cross-dressing movies go, this is the least stupid one, although by Billy Wilder or Jack Lemon standards it's pretty weak.\r\n\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-05-20T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-03-21T18:52:37.000Z","updated_at":"2020-07-06T14:26:18.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":4},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=reviews\"\u003ereviews\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=movies\"\u003emovies\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=usa\"\u003eusa\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=comedy\"\u003ecomedy\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=billy_wilder\"\u003ebilly_wilder\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_fifties\"\u003ethe_fifties\u003c/a\u003e"}

Some Like It Hot (1959)

The two most important things to know about movie critics are:

  • They are extremely intellectual.
  • The only form of comedy they don't consider disgustingly vulgar is when men cross-dress in order to run a scam.

Take a look at any best movie list by professional critics, and the standard cross-dressing scam movies are bound to be there. Drag queen movies don't generally make it because the men have to be cross-dressing due to some situational necessity, not just because they personally like it.

As far as critical-darling cross-dressing movies go, this is the least stupid one, although by Billy Wilder or Jack Lemon standards it's pretty weak.

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The introduction to Johnson's dictionary has some pretty timeless wisdom about grammar nazism.

{"content":{"id":1229,"title":"The Flooded Station - Maria Helena Vieira da Silva","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/400.jpg\" class=\"card-image not-tall\"\u003e","publication_date":"2020-05-04T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-03-11T23:44:20.000Z","updated_at":"2020-03-11T23:44:20.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=portugal\"\u003eportugal\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=france\"\u003efrance\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=blue\"\u003eblue\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=black\"\u003eblack\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=white\"\u003ewhite\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_fifties\"\u003ethe_fifties\u003c/a\u003e"}

The Flooded Station - Maria Helena Vieira da Silva

{"content":{"id":1264,"title":"Daily Links","body":"\u003cp\u003e\r\nInteresting article on \u003ca href=\"https://www.interestingideas.com/ii/beaver.htm\"\u003ethe appeal of Leave It To Beaver\u003c/a\u003e.\r\n\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-04-02T12:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-03-27T20:27:52.000Z","updated_at":"2020-03-27T20:40:11.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=daily_links\"\u003edaily_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=sitcoms\"\u003esitcoms\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=tv\"\u003etv\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=comedy\"\u003ecomedy\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_fifties\"\u003ethe_fifties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_sixties\"\u003ethe_sixties\u003c/a\u003e"}

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Interesting article on the appeal of Leave It To Beaver.

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Want Rollicking, Ribald Adventure?

{"content":{"id":1176,"title":"Daily Link","body":"\u003cp\u003e\r\nSwiss sculptor Jean Tinguely used to make machines that created abstract paintings. The machines themselves are quite nice to watch and work as art in themselves. \u003ca href=\"https://youtu.be/CIEYlUosKUY?t=194\"\u003eTake a look\u003c/a\u003e.\r\n\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-03-08T12:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-03-01T17:35:14.000Z","updated_at":"2020-03-01T17:35:52.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=daily_links\"\u003edaily_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=kinetic_art\"\u003ekinetic_art\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=dutch\"\u003edutch\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=switzerland\"\u003eswitzerland\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=netherlands\"\u003enetherlands\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_fifties\"\u003ethe_fifties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=sculpture\"\u003esculpture\u003c/a\u003e"}

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Swiss sculptor Jean Tinguely used to make machines that created abstract paintings. The machines themselves are quite nice to watch and work as art in themselves. Take a look.