Raw footage for “Wired In,” a never completed series on the technological trends and innovations of the 1980s. In this video, we watch as Bally Midway factory employees go through the intricate process of assembling Ms. Pac Man Arcade games. Jarocki / Bally #1.
(Sorry for the autoplay…don’t see any way of disabling it)
Santas in training, Oak Street Beach, 1986, Chicago
A sketch of Marina City by George Charney for the Daily News, 1960, Chicago.
The Bertrand Goldberg designed towers were never meant to be 3, but Charney misinterpreted the original plans when he made his sketch. This was the erroneous rendition that went out to papers all over the country when the development was announced.
via Marina City Online
I <3 that shit
This is my new favorite compliment.
Helen Fortney, aspiring bodyguard, 1935, Chicago.
This has to be the shit!
I thought I had a problem, but this is the next step.
Perhaps I’m having a misanthropic week, but lately it feels like Twitter is just full of unfunny people trying too hard to be hilarious.