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Goin' Retro

Every once in awhile, you find a website that is hugely addictive - and hilarious. YearbookYourself.com is that site - where you take a picture of yourself and see what you would have looked like in different eras, using old yearbook hairdos and vintage outfits to give yourself generational makeovers.

Usually, they're quite hideous.

Which is why the true joy of YearbookYourself.com is making over your friends

(I believe this is the part, Jenny, where I explain why carrying my camera everywhere IS worth it, and why having a huge trove of photos DOES indeed come in handy. Other than, you know, my total lack of a memory.)

Let the games begin...

DEB

Circa 1950

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Circa 1970 (Jive Deb)

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Circa 1980

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JEN

Circa 1940

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Circa 1950 (Hell-lo librarian Jen!)

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Circa 1960

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and since they will kill me if I don't include myself in this massacre

TAM

Circa 1950 - this one scares the hell out of me

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Circa 1960Tam_1960

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Circa 1990

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My personal faves? Deb circa 1970 and Jenny the Librarian, natch.  Feel free to vote for yours in the comments section, below. Or better yet - send me yours for posting.

Tomorrow: The Men! 

 

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