Frontiers of Anthropology: Giant Warrior Strain Continues to Present Day? Once depicted as brutal, grunting, slouching sub-humans, Neanderthals are now known to have had brains as large as ours and their own distinct culture. They buried their dead, tended their sick and co-existed with our own ancestors in Europe for thousands of years before becoming extinct just as modern humans flourished and began to spread throughout the continent. Nikolai Valuev, 7.2', 350lbs, WBA heavyweight…
The Forgotten Judies
Teddy Girls were just a little-known aspect of Teddy Boys subculture – the working class Londoners. The Teddy Girls are considered to be the first British female youth subculture. They, as a group, remain historically almost invisible. Not many photos of them were ever taken and the only article on the female representation of Teds was published in the 1950s. They were unfortunately considered less interesting than the Teddy Boys.
marion cotillard. masculine style.
Teddy Girls photographed by Ken Russell, 1950s
Teddy Girls: The Style Subculture That Time Forgot
The history of the 1950's girl gangs -- Teddy Girls -- that rebelled against austerity, trading in their ration books for Edwardian frills.
"Teddy boy" style, I like!
closetrituals: Thank you, 1950s, for giving us the Teddy Girl. I COULD NOT AGREE MORE.
Women: Just Beautiful! What makes me weak? My fears.... What makes me whole? My Religion. What makes me standing? My Faith. What makes me compassionate? My selflessness. What makes me honest? My integrity. What sustains my mind? My quest for knowledge. What teaches me all lessons? My mistakes. What lift's my head high? My pride, not arrogance. What if I can't go on? Not an option. What makes me victorious? My courage to climb. What makes me competent? My confidence. What makes…