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From The Archives: A 29-year-old Steven Spielberg, fresh off directing his first blockbuster, Jaws, watches nervously as the 1976 Oscar nominations are announced. 

[videothunder.]

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From The Archives: This 1970's ad for Dole bananas featuring Pink Floyd's "The Great Gig In The Sky" is delightfully bananas in a Pink Floydish sort of way.

[copyranter.]

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From The Archives: The New Sport of 1949: Blindfolded Men's Boxing.

[nag.] 

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From The Archives: In which Pat Sajak signs off Wheel of Fortune with the removal of his pants.

[thanks cw!]

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From The Archives: Says the person who submitted this mid-50's photo of a dog dressed up in people clothes holding a cat: "I hooked a coat hanger over his collar to form shoulders, and newspaper stuffed into his trousers."

Before you judge, consider this: What else was there to do for fun in the 50's?

[black

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From The Archives: Newly restored footage from inside Disneyland, c. 1957 -- two years after the park first opened to the public.

Disney historian Paul F. Anderson writes

This video is taken from some 1957 pro-stock that I've owned for years.  The transfer was done on a Spirit DataCine (i.e. the same machine that Ken Burns uses to transfer his

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Photo of the Day: The Daily Show's Jon Stewart (then Jon Leibowitz) as a young College of William & Mary student moshing at a Dead Kennedys show at Casablanca in Richmond, VA, c. 1982.

Photo by Irish Willis Peele.

[gawker.]