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The All-American Expo That Invaded Cold War Russia

Over the course of six weeks during the height of the Cold War, almost three million Soviets visited an exhibition that celebrated America. American kitchens, American art, American cars, and most especially American capitalism. The American National Exhibition in Moscow was a full-court press to convince the Soviet people of…

Does The Nixon Genie Watch Think It’s A Magic 8 Ball? ‘Yes’

Does The Nixon Genie Watch Think It’s A Magic 8 Ball? ‘Yes’

Nixon’s Genie wristwatch has a multiple personality disorder – it thinks it’s a Magic 8 ball! Not only can it tell the time, date, and act as a timer or stopwatch, it can also answer questions with 15 random messages. It’s $US120, and available in a range of colours. [Nixon…