Check out these Ghostbusters Halloween costumes from the 1980s. The new, all-girl Ghostbusters movie (loved it!), ensures another generation — Generation Z! — will enjoy Ghostbusters Halloween costumes.
Amy Carter, daughter of Jimmy Carter turns 49-years-old today! Born in 167, she is one of only four Gen-Xers to live in the White House as a kid. I thought it would be fun to look back on some old pictures of her. I think these beautifully reflect a variety of trends and styles from the mid […]
NOTE: When this post was first published in 2016, sources of all photos were cited via links. Some of those links are now broken or otherwise unavailable. I have no memory of Kooky Spooks costumes. I had to share the image below on Facebook just to find out exactly what was going on in the […]
Check out this 1970s Halloween safety video. This is so funny! Just wait until you get to about 4 minutes, 25 seconds. “Jeremy” appears in his dangerous robot costume with legs that won’t bend. The short film is actually part 2 in a series. It was produced by a professor at the University of Kansas, features […]
This photo generously provided by Jennifer Rogers via Flickr. The picture was taken October 31, 1978 and features her little brother dressed up in a Ben Cooper Casper The Friendly Ghost Costume. Jennifer is wearing a witch costume with an orange paper witchy hat. In the background we have a herculon couch, 1970s baby swing […]
Today’s Gen X Halloween photo is from the late 1970s or early 1980s. It’s C-3P0, “a droid programmed for etiquette and protocol, built by the heroic Jedi Anakin Skywalker, and a constant companion to astromech R2-D2.” I don’t come across this character very often. The more popular Star Wars characters are Yoda and Darth Vader, […]
Woke up in the Halloween spirit. ??? #costumes #Halloween #halloweenmask #trickortreat #vintage #art #favorite #autumninny #bencooper A video posted by Bittycar (@bittycar) on Oct 5, 2016 at 4:09am PDT “Looked like spidey was giving me the finger but upon the 48th repeat found out it was not the case.” –@David85 on Instagram