UPDATE: Wow, I forgot the weirdest thing from this past week — this page of old print advertisements. Lots of times old ads are fun to peruse because they have an oddly touching air about them, as if to say, “Wow, the things they thought products could do!” But as demonstrated at that link, from the perspective of today, many old ads aren’t nostalgically touching but downright creepy. Here’s just one example:
Some of these really gave me the willies.
(I don’t remember for the life of me where I first saw this, so credit is due to somebody. If it’s a blogger on my blogroll, let me know!)