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Funshine Friday: ‘Willy Wonka’ – ‘Pure Imagination’ Song (1971)

The weekend is almost here. Time for a ray or two of Funshine to warm our cockles. Here’s the wonderful Gene Wilder singing “Pure Imagination” from the 1971 classic, Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory. In the clip below, we … Continue reading

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Funshine Friday: ‘Dr. Seuss’ Cat In The Hat’: ‘Calculatus Eliminatus’ Song (1971)

Happy Funshine Friday, feline friends! Here’s a quick song entitled, “Calculatus Eliminatus” from the Dr. Seuss’ Cat in the Hat TV special. The Cat in the Hat first aired in March of 1971 and featured singing satirist, Allan Sherman as … Continue reading

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Brady Bunch Moments: Grand Canyon Gazing (1971)

For our first Brady Bunch Moments of 2014 we take a trip with the family to Grand Canyon, USA. Having recently escaped the clutches of an ornery Jim Backus, Mike and the gang “ooh” and “ahh” over the natural splendor … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Spot: ’72 Munich Olympics With Bill Toomey (1971)

“You can take part in the ’72 Games, by helping send our team to Munich, Germany.” Time to get out the stopwatch and time our Daily 70s Spot. Here we have a commercial for the upcoming 1972 Munich Olympic Games. … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Spot: Sears ‘Dynaglass’ Tires (1971)

“The tires that stayed stronger, longer.” Alrighty, driving fans, time to wheel out our Daily 70s Spot. Here’s a Sears commercial featuring the fiberglass-belted, Dynaglass tire. Spot aired in April of 1971. Daily 70s Spot #313: Sears ‘Dynaglass’ Tires Commercial, … Continue reading

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Daily 70s Spot: Mercury Marquis ‘Blindfold Test’ (1971)

“Better ideas make better cars.” OK, let’s get our Daily 70s Spot on the road and drive it blindfolded. Please enjoy this Lincoln-Mercury Marquis commercial featuring blind testing against other luxury vehicles. Spot aired in April of 1971. *Note: 26 … Continue reading

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