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This May Be The Least Helpful Baby Name Book Ever

This May Be The Least Helpful Baby Name Book Ever - Awkward Galleries

For parents-to-be, choosing the name of the baby can be one of the biggest decisions they face. It’s going to affect your child for the rest of their life! Some parents we know have spreadsheets with hundreds of name options. They spend hours each night researching and considering each one–seriously, that’s not an exaggeration.

It’s no coincidence that picking a baby’s name has led to a cottage industry of baby name books and websites. Some of them are helpful. Others are…like this gem from our friends at Awful Library Books. Sure, other books might settle for organizing names with categories like “boys” and “girls,” but this one goes way, way, WAY beyond that, into categories you never thought you needed.

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In Awkward Galleries • January 23rd, 2017 • 1 Comment »

15+ Awkward Men’s Fashion Ads From The 70’s

15+ Awkward Men’s Fashion Ads From The 70’s - Awkward Galleries

If you want to relate to people who lived in a different time than you, probably the worst thing you can do is look at the clothes they wore. And nothing makes us go, “What were they thinking?!” quite like the cl0thing of the 1970’s. Bell bottoms and platform shoes. Wide collars and scarves. Loud patterns, and fabrics that will last longer than styrofoam. It all looks so different from what most of us wear today, and it usually doesn’t look comfortable–even in men’s clothing ads, which were purportedly trying to entice people into buying the clothes!

Today, thanks to Sad and Useless, we’ve got a gallery of the oddest men’s fashion ads from the 1970’s. It’s recommended you only view a few of these at a time to avoid Funkiness Overload.

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In Awkward Galleries • January 23rd, 2017 • Comments Off on 15+ Awkward Men’s Fashion Ads From The 70’s

High Times Birth Announcement

High Times Birth Announcement - Dad

“My father put my birth announcement in a 1994 High Times magazine.”

(via source)

In Dad • January 23rd, 2017 • 1 Comment »

Fall

Fall - Babies

“We decided to take our family photos next to a pond. As we were posing the little one immediately fell over. This is the main photo in my living room and makes my day every time I see it.”

(submitted by Lisa)

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Dad Casual

Dad Casual - Dad

“My Dad and sister at her high school graduation party.  He was always one to dress for the occasion.”

(submitted by Sally)

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Tied Down

Tied Down - Babies

“This is the inventive Dad of the day.”

(via source)

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Thanksgiving Fashion

Thanksgiving Fashion - Dad

“My Dad likes to keep us guessing with his Thanksgiving fashion.”

(via source)

In Dad • January 23rd, 2017 • 1 Comment »
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