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Collectors Weekly: How did you first get interested in these ads?

In 1930s ads, “dishpan hands” threatened marriages.

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10 independent fashion magazines

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Collectors Weekly: On your home page, you talk about how these ads induce shame, guilt, and paranoia.

Bedtime reading: "I found myself strangely gripped by the exploits of a heroic collective

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Composite of book covers

Photo: J.V.Aranda

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Harvey Kurtzman's cover for Mad #1 (Oct–Nov 1952)

"Husbands admire wives who keep their stockings perfect." In the 1930s, advertisers. “

What happens when you actually click on one of those “One Weird Trick” ads?

Collectors Weekly: How did ads insulting women evolve in the mid-20th century?

How America Lost Its Mind

In this ad, pretty Joan has no idea why she's so unpopular. At night, her undergarments gossip about her careless washing habits and the odor they've been ...

Perdido Street Station (New Crobuzon Series #1)

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We are mixing it up a little this year. The following sections are sorted by Hugo Eligibility: Professional, Semiprozine, etc., and by the SFWA qualifying ...

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In 1984, the Spy vs. Spy characters were given their own computer game series, in which players could set traps for each other.

Buffalo Zine has attained something of a cult status with its slow-paced publishing and anarchic approach to the magazine format.

On a recent Monday afternoon, the queen was taking her tea. “Could I just be more English than sense itself and get an Earl Grey?” asks Emilia Clarke from ...

Comics and fantasy role-playing games have shared a similar trajectory as of late: once considered distinctly nerdy pursuits and viewed as mildly ...

Weird Mystery Tales

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Photo-Illustration: Joe Darrow

Two very unlike people have been opening up new ways of thinking about Indigenous affairs in Australia during the past several years.

10 weird and wonderful historical newspaper stories

Welcome to Poppy's World

6 of the Weirdest Fantasy Worlds Ever Created

“Historians and archaeologists will one day discover that the ads of our time are the richest and most faithful daily reflections any society ever made of ...

Ben Grimm fights team. Photo: Marvel Entertainment

15 Times Designers Trolled the Fashion World With Ridiculously Expensive Designs

The 100 Greatest Music

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"I AM A WRITER -This means I live in a crazy fantasy world with unrealistic expectations- THANK YOU for understanding."

The 18 Most Influential Fake Companies of All Time

Rider at the Gate

Will Trump Be Meeting With His Counterpart — Or His Handler?

Prevent Trench Foot Pulp Fiction Comics, Fantasy Books, Fantasy Art, Fantasy Book Covers

By Anthony Savignano.


Everything to Know About Maniac's Weird Dream Worlds

And so ends 2018's Week of Weird!

Kanye West, My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy

First cover appearance (issue 21, March 1955) of Alfred E. Neuman in a fake advertisement satirizing the popular mail-order house Johnson Smith Company

Lauren Giordano / The Atlantic

From murder mysteries to spy thrillers, head-bending weird fantasy and gutsy family drama, here's our rundown of the top original ...

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Ikari Area, photo by Calvin Sit

Greatest Animated Movies Wallace gromit Nightmare Christmas Fantasia

The terrible 'what if': how OCD makes every day a matter of life or death

Cult books: Joseph Heller, Albert Camus, Hermann Hesse, Dr Spock, Naomi

The 50 Weirdest Albums Ever

Discover Magazine: The latest in science and technology news, blogs and articles

Fantasy Island - The Complete First Season

With issue 24 (July 1955), Mad switched to a magazine format. The "extremely important message" was "Please buy this magazine!"

VF December 2018 Cover

Every generation gets the abduction fantasy it deserves. Ours is ET versus Trump. Illustration: Zohar Lazar/New York Magazine

There are all kinds of strange and interesting things going on that we just don't usually know about. I have compiled a list of over 200 odd facts—some ...

At first I figured that must've been a weird editorial glitch, but then the exact same thing happened in corpus book #3239 (also an X-Men title) and I ...


The Cloud Roads (Books of the Raksura Series #1)


Young-adult fiction, commonly called "YA fiction," has exploded over the past decade or so: The number of YA titles published grew more than 120 percent ...

The three issues of On Spec, , a Canadian print digest, 104-130 pages, perfect bound, included 21 stories, five poems, and assorted ...

Every Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Song, Ranked

WIRED Book Club: Fantasy Writer N.K. Jemisin on the Weird Dreams That Fuel Her Stories

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I didn't know I was an introvert until I left the house. Comics

God Hates Astronauts, Volume 1: The Head That Wouldn't Die!

New Fun: The Big Comic Magazine No. 1 (1934)

However, according to this ad, one's chest-line can bulge too much.

“Oh My God, This Is So F---ed Up”: Inside Silicon Valley's Secretive, Orgiastic Dark Side

Man with binoculars and a hat looks forward

Rolling Stone Cover; James Franco; Mark Seliger; 2016

Crazy Rich Asians (Crazy Rich Asians Trilogy): Kevin Kwan: 9780345803788: Amazon.com: Books

Book cover for Bad with Money by Gaby Dunn

The 50 Weirdest Movies Ever Made