Sex, Suicide and Firearms: Bizarre Vintage Valentine Cards of The 1950s

Corny sexual double-entendres of the variety your dirty Uncle Johnny might conjure up, one-liners about "cocks" (roosters), firearms, phallic-looking hot dogs, allusions to rape and suicide are just  a few  of the most common themes found on 1950s and early 1960s adult Valentine cards.

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Boiled Angel: 1994 Trial Of Mike Diana Should Serve as a Warning To The Future

PROJECT: The Trial of Mike Diana I remember being shocked when I heard that the Dead Kennedys, a San Francisco punk band,  had their house raided by federal agents in April of 1986 simply because they'd included a poster from artist H.R. Giger in the album Frankenchrist. I recall thinking it was a joke or … Continue reading Boiled Angel: 1994 Trial Of Mike Diana Should Serve as a Warning To The Future