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Design Line Fashions, A Film Gem That Shows 1970s Designer Phones

3 years agoOdd : Laughing Squid

From the company’s start to the breakup in the 1980s, AT&T always rented their phones to users. But in the 1970s, they tried a novelty line of phones that customers could actually buy, in stores. For these “Design Line” phones, the users were essentially buying just the housing – the working guts of the phones [...]
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Rickshaw Telephone

Odd : Laughing Squid (3 years ago)

We recently posted about a line of fancy telephones from the 1970s and Design Line Fashions, their fun-to-watch promotional film. Those (often oddly-shaped) phones reminded me of this red vintage Rickshaw Phone I recently saw on Ets... Read Post

Custom Coffins and Vehicle Rentals

Society & Culture / Paranormal : Above the Norm (3 hours ago)

Custom Coffin Works If you want to have an amusing theme for your party, start by leasing a casket. Custom Coffin Works is the place to call for you to rent that genuine metal or wood casket. These coffins are perfect for storing mo... Read Post

OnePlus' Black Friday deal: you can actually buy the damn phone

Technology / Gadgets : Engadget (2 hours ago)

OnePlus has just let it be known that you'll finally be able to buy its $299 One phone sans invitation for Black Friday. The "deal" starts today and lasts all weekend, with the 16GB white model up for $299 (€269 in Europe, £229 in t... Read Post


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