Nibbly Gibblerz

theloudestvoice:

This gif is FANTASTIC! This WAS in the Smithsonian museum (maybe it still is?) because it was such a great replica - I just thought that was super neat. Here’s the link.
(Also, I’d never thought of just how risky it was, jumping onto the ordinary like that!)
chuckloris:

sundaycycle:

meanwhile when the chain hasn’t been invented yet

I was reading about these in a bicycle book I got, and I was like, IT’S THE BUSTER KEATON ONE. Then they had bikes where the pedals were on the front wheel… And then they made bicycles with different sized wheels.
When he jumps onto the Ordinary, think about how crazy that is, since those things would make you faceplant and die. They were like 5 feet off the ground and people got killed on those things… Then they invented one where the small wheel was in the front so you couldn’t faceplant.




Wow!

theloudestvoice:

This gif is FANTASTIC! This WAS in the Smithsonian museum (maybe it still is?) because it was such a great replica - I just thought that was super neat. Here’s the link.

(Also, I’d never thought of just how risky it was, jumping onto the ordinary like that!)

chuckloris:

sundaycycle:

meanwhile when the chain hasn’t been invented yet

I was reading about these in a bicycle book I got, and I was like, IT’S THE BUSTER KEATON ONE. Then they had bikes where the pedals were on the front wheel… And then they made bicycles with different sized wheels.

When he jumps onto the Ordinary, think about how crazy that is, since those things would make you faceplant and die. They were like 5 feet off the ground and people got killed on those things… Then they invented one where the small wheel was in the front so you couldn’t faceplant.

Wow!

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bad-postcards:

EAT MY MEAT, COWBOY!
Meat Meet 1968’s Miss Nebraska Stock Grower, Ann Coffee, Harrison, Nebraska, Convention Queen of the Meat Meet.

NEBRASKA BEEF—THE ALL-AMERICAN CHOICE
Nebraska, home of the famous Sandhills, ranks second among the states in beef cattle production…second in cattle feeding…third in cattle numbers. Since its origin in 1888, NEBRASKA STOCK GROWERS ASSOCIATION members have shared the responsibility to promote, foster and protect NEBRASKA’S BEEF CATTLE INDUSTRY.

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bad-postcards:

EAT MY MEAT, COWBOY!

Meat Meet 1968’s Miss Nebraska Stock Grower, Ann Coffee, Harrison, Nebraska, Convention Queen of the Meat Meet.

NEBRASKA BEEF—THE ALL-AMERICAN CHOICE

Nebraska, home of the famous Sandhills, ranks second among the states in beef cattle production…second in cattle feeding…third in cattle numbers. Since its origin in 1888, NEBRASKA STOCK GROWERS ASSOCIATION members have shared the responsibility to promote, foster and protect NEBRASKA’S BEEF CATTLE INDUSTRY.

Who would believe that this would be a transgender event?