Month: June 2021

Concentrate! Here comes the science bit

From the Brand Historian’s Timeline: 1989 The Daily Candy is a popular trend website that introduced us to its own wryly observed lexicon of words that don’t exist but should. Bluetoothsome is a word they coined to describe someone “so attractive that his/her Read More

An Odd Solution to the Schleswig-Holstein Question?

From the Brand Historian’s Timeline: 1978 Donald Pleasance was surely one of the most characterful of all British character actors. In a long career, he created a veritable gallery of movie villains including Ernst Stavro Blofeld, Doctor Crippen, Heinrich Himmler Read More