I really don’t like generational claims to exceptionalism, but if there’s an aspect of life that is unique to our age it is the scope and speed of change in society. Here’s a video about the locations of video rental change Blockbuster in the US between 1986 and 2019. If your attention span doesn’t extend …

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This is a spinner rack. When newsagents sold comic books, they displayed them on racks such as these. Apart from Phantom comics, Australian newsagents no longer stock comic books. Given that their use no longer exists, items such as this have disappeared. A local newsagency was willing to part with their disused spinner rack, which …

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