Sometimes it feels like the world is slowly going crazy.
#21 Tea With Lion?
Alfred Hitchcock having a cup of tea with Leo the Lion in the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studio.
#20 Sock Painting
Women painting their legs to make it look like they’re wearing stockings, 1942.
#19 The border issues
A fugitive being dragged by border patrol across the USA border.
#18 Tough Times
Test pilot George Aird ejects from his plane after losing control of it.
#17 Star Wars
Lunch break on the set of Star Wars.
#16 Portable TV
A portable TV prototype created in 1967.
#15 Spaghetti Competition
Women in a spaghetti-eating contest called “Macaroni.”
#14 Safety Was A Concern
A police car with a shovel to prevent casualties or injuries among pedestrians, 1920.
#13 Delivering the beer
An English brewery delivers kegs of beer to troops fighting in Normandy, June 1944.
#12 Wooden Bathing Suits
Women wearing wooden bathing suits in the 1920s.
#11 Sound Finders
Two military officers wearing “sound finders,” designed to detect the direction of approaching enemy planes.
#10 That’s Sauna Wherever You Want
Your own portable sauna.
#9 Rolling the fat out
An exercise machine used to “roll the fat” out of legs, 1936.
#8 Helmet Testing
Testing football helmets, 1912.
#7 The Dynasphere
The Dynasphere, a monowheel electric vehicle which could go up to 25 mph (40 km/h), 1932.
#6 The Temporary Bridge
Parisians found a way to keep their feet dry by walking on rows of chairs, 1924.
#5 The First McDonald
Willard Scott, the very first Ronald McDonald.
#4 Look at the size
This is a 5 MB computer hard drive which is being loaded into an aircraft, 1956.
#3 Ever Seen That?
The original Michelin man.
#2 The Driving Chaos
The day Sweden switched from left to right-side driving, 1967.
#1 The Training
Ballerinas training during the war.