Victorian Fast Food Horrors

On July 25, 2013 by Lazer Horse

I was recently sent a link to an author and research fellow at the Open University –  Rosalind Crone. Crone has special interest in sneaky Victorian food manipulation. Her recent research has dug up some interesting...

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English Heritage History Live 2013 – Incongruous Photos

On July 24, 2013 by Lazer Horse

A couple of thousand of reenactment buffs turned up to the English Heritage History Live event the other day in Northamptonshire. People were dressed in English military garb from across the ages. Here are...

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Indonesian Nazi Bar? Come Reich In!

On July 20, 2013 by Lazer Horse

This isn’t a joke, there really is a Nazi, Hitler themed cafe called Soldier Cafe (Soldaten Kaffee) in Indonesia. This oddly furnished cafe resides in West Java’s provincial capital of Bandung. It sounds nuts,...

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Macau – A Small But Rich Territory

On July 14, 2013 by Lazer Horse

Macau, or Macao, is another place in the world I hadn’t heard of until recently. Some wonderful person from Macau accidentally clicked on lazerhorse.org the other day and my curiosity got the better...

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Vlad The Impaler – A Short History

On July 8, 2013 by Lazer Horse

Vlad the Impaler is a household name throughout Europe and beyond. He has become synonymous with the vicious and the blood thirsty. But despite his infamy, I really didn’t know much about him, other...

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Beautiful Pictures Of Eskimos From 1879

On July 6, 2013 by Lazer Horse

Eskimos, or Inuits as they prefer to be known are a group that developed in Alaska around 4,000 years ago. Braving the harshest of conditions, and despite all odds, managing to thrive. Although...

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Réunion Island – A French Gem In The Indian Ocean

On July 5, 2013 by Lazer Horse

Something that always gives me great pleasure is getting visits on my site from countries I’ve never heard of, and recently I got a visit from Réunion Island. I’d not come across Réunion so I had a look at it....

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Surprisingly Racist And Sexist Vintage Adverts

On June 29, 2013 by Lazer Horse

We all know that opinions change over time, but it’s only when you look back a few decades that you can see how fast they have changed. Racism has not dissipated entirely of...

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Brother Jack McDuff – The Perfect Accompaniment To Burgers

On June 8, 2013 by Lazer Horse

“Brother” Jack McDuff was an American jazz organist and organ trio bandleader who was big throughout the hard bop and soul jazz era of the 1960s, often performing with an organ trio. He wrote the track below so that you don’t have to worry when you’re...

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Old Horror Film Posters & Theatrical Trailers Part 2

On June 6, 2013 by Lazer Horse

Welcome back to the second installment of classic old horror film posters and theatrical trailers. If you missed part one of this B-Movie horror train, CLICK HERE or forever hold your peace. I’ve got...

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