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Pixar director Lee Unkrich on 1987 game show

Article: Pixar director Lee Unkrich on 1987 game show

From the Internet time capsule is this episode of Win, Lose, or Draw in 1987, with one of the contestants being Lee Unkrich wearing an amazing sweater that out-Cosbys Bill Cosby’s sweaters. At the time of the show, as he explains, Lee was an aspiring applicant to USC’s film program. He seemed pretty confident in…

Birth control cards remind the one you love to play safe

Article: Birth control cards remind the one you love to play safe

Have a friend who needs a little reminder about safer sex? Send her a note on one of these handmade cards, featuring vintage sex ed info. True, the information about birth control is a little dated (there’ve been more than a few updates in birth control technology since 1972)–but it’s still a cute and clever…

A vintage ad campaign for the Dharma Initiative

Article: A vintage ad campaign for the Dharma Initiative

Flickr user Hot Meteor recently made a series of brilliant faux-vintage print ads for the Dharma Initiative, the shadowy, mysterious organization whose activities are central to the plot of Lost. Here’s one of the best: Click through for a larger version (with readable text). [via Jason Kottke.] By the way, if you’re a fan of…