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SentiMental Sunday: The Good Old Days, When ADHD Was Considered “Deviant” Behavior

Poor Barbara. She’s a mess. She’s always late. Her hairs a mess, and she forgot to give herself a manicure. She always interrupts, and ¬†“adds nothing to the conversation”. Here was a time when there was no understanding of attention … Continue reading

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Thursday Thunder: The New Westinghouse Frost-Free Fridge

“All of the ladies¬†come over to see Marge’s new Westinghouse refrigerator” Back in the ancient, early days of television, commercials were longer, and they were live! Aside from some really bad lighting, there was ample opportunity for things to go … Continue reading

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Tuesday Table: Great Coffee Commercials That Left a Bad Taste

A womans job was simple in the Atomic Age: cook, clean, raise your kids and please your husband. With these few, easy requirements defining a house wifes existence, it’s no wonder a woman naturally felt incompetent when her loving husband … Continue reading

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