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Little Lights & Cool Coats

This ain't no party. This ain't no disco. We're just reminiscing over the past instead of fooling around.

On this day

It's lit

A look around the neighborhood is bound to reveal the tasteful (and occasionally tacky) twinkle of Christmas lights this time of year. We can all thank Thomas Edison who first strung together these celebratory tiny lights on this day in 1882 for his associate Edward Johnson.

Photo source: Flickr

Then and now

David Byrne: 1982 to now

Since 1975, David Byrne has been burning down the house with his quirky yet explosive on-stage presence as a solo artist and frontman of the Talking Heads. His hair's all grey now, but he's never wavered from his youthful energy.

Photo source: Wikimedia Commons

Things we Slacked

Jonesing for jerseys

Old photos aren't the only hot vintage item these days. The Wall Street Journal chronicled the recent rise of retro hockey jerseys and their connection to pop culture

Photo source: Everett Collection

The way we were

Feelin' fine in fancy coats

Alert the media: two dapper kids escaped from the school of 'damn, I look good.'

Photo source: Flickr

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