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1966 Las Vegas Halloween at Caesars (VIDEO)

1966 Las Vegas Halloween at Caesars (VIDEO)

Long before it was a haven for anyone lusting after long nights full of wildcards, liquor, and sexy people, Las Vegas was… well, not much different than it is today. That is, if this Halloween-themed video is anything to go by. Back in 1966, a golden ticket from Caesars Palace invited costumed merrymakers “to an(…)

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Burning Man Streaming Out of the Desert

Burning Man Streaming Out of the Desert

It’s that time of the year again, when lunatics converge on the Black Rock Desert in northern Nevada to take part in Burning Man. The event includes every aspect of art, but recently, its detractors say it’s sold out to the establishment, becoming too exclusive and/or nothing but a money-grab. While those claims may hold(…)

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Phone Booths Become Art in São Paulo’s ‘Call Parade’

Phone Booths Become Art in São Paulo’s ‘Call Parade’

Public art exhibition, A Call Parade, in São Paulo, Brazil, features ordinary telephone booths that are now works of art. Sponsored by Brazilian telephone company, Vivo, the citywide display joins the ranks of other specifically themed “parades” of art, such as the Cow Parade, the Elephant Parade, and the ArtBox campaign in London. In 1971,(…)

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Japanese Street-Style Fashionistas

Japanese Street-Style Fashionistas

When France first published Vladimir Nabokov’s now-infamous novel back in 1955, Lolita‘s author never would have guessed that almost 60 years later, his controversial story about an underage sex kitten would spawn a Japanese clothing style inspired by the book’s eponymous kinderwhore.

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