Put More Sugar In Lisa

  This ad from my May 19, 1967 LIFE blows my mind. (scroll down for larger type)   It literally says, “Make sure you get sugar every day. People need what sugar’s got.” People don’t need more sugar. I’ve got plenty of sugar in me. I’ll tell you what I need: Lisa’s life. Lisa’s gotContinue reading “Put More Sugar In Lisa”

Before The Peanuts Tried To Kill Us

In 1955, peanuts were amazing little salted bundles of protein that everyone could eat (as far as we knew). For a nickel, you could eat a candy bar of pressed peanuts. You could eat a peanut butter and jelly sandwich on enriched white bread. You could fry wholesome meat in peanut oil. You could haveContinue reading “Before The Peanuts Tried To Kill Us”