All posts tagged: 20s

Fictional Geography: City Map Made up of Over 900 Movies

This is a street map of a fictional city made up of neighborhoods and parks based on over 900 movies. Also, you can buy copies of this thing for money! YAY! It is really cool and a lot of thought was clearly put into it by the people over at Dorothy (who created this piece of awesome). I mean how cool would it be to take Arlington RoadĀ  to Jurassic ParkĀ  then dash over to Reservoir Dogs for an afternoon dip! To get a better look at this bad boy check out the site here. Or simply check out more below. Advertisements

Did you catch that?: The Simpsons have reenacted many famous photos over the years

There is no doubt that The Simpsons have some of the best (and most clever) jokes you’ll ever hear on television. But what makes this show truly amazing are some of the subtle jokes that most of us miss in the original airing and only catch later on by re-watching the episode or through posts like this. With that said, here are some examples of times The Simpsons reenacted famous photos. See how many you caught originally, then make sure to lie to your friends when you show them this and say you knew every single one. Enjoy! Abe Simpson at Woodstock 1969   The Simpsons reenacting the iconic photo of fleeing Americans during the fall of Saigon   Bart doing his best Betty Grable impression   Lisa being sworn in as Little Miss Springfield is almost as iconic as when Lyndon Johnson was right after the assassination of JFK…almost.   The Be-Sharps like The Beatles were bigger than Jesus…   General Sherman and The Loch Ness Monster (Nessie)   The time Mr. Burns and …

Rare Colorized Historical Photos

In our lifetime most of us have enjoyed or even taken for granted the fact that all pictures have been in color. In fact many us now use applications on our phones to make our photos seem more rough or old-fashioned. Those facts aside, we still grew up with most iconic pictures in history (pre 1970s) still being in black and white…until now. So here is a collection of rare historical photos with color added. Enjoy! See the full list of photos here. Claude Monet, 1923   Lou Gehrig, 1939   Time Square, 1947   Lee Harvey Oswald, 1963   Winston Churchill, 1941   Albert Einstein, 1921   Mark Twain, 1900   Clint Eastwood, 1962   Elizabeth Taylor, 1956   Babe Ruth, 1920   The Hindenburg Crash