The 1960s TV "The Addams Family" set was actually GOLD & PINK

This is a photograph of the actual colors of the Addams family home versus the black and white result. Back in those days, black and white film was blue sensitive (cool tones were light or white, red and yellow tones were dark) so the set was garish gold and pink to capture a spooky atmosphere. This technique was…

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The First Morning After

Everybody told me that New Yorkers were a bit harsh but I didn't really believe it, because I can't believe people really vary that much from place to place, that the differences between us are ever going to be as dramatic as the similarities. And of course, everybody was wrong. New Yorkers are great. In Texas we're… » 5/05/14 4:09pm 5/05/14 4:09pm