Is the Modern Mechanix Blog perhaps the best blog ever? Maybe, maybe. It’s certainly one of the best justifications for the internet (after this blog and midget porn of course).
What I find so compelling about it is that not only does it document a time when the ‘anything is possible’ attitude prevailed, but does so through the rose colored glasses of the Modern Mechanics and Popular Science magazines, favorites of mine when I was but a wee lad.
And look, it even touches upon SoCal AutoClub road signs!
There are literally hundreds (if not thousands) of pages from these magazines to be explored on this site. I am still busily (and happily) working my way towards the beginning. I suggest you start at the front page and work your way back from there. But here are a couple of highlights if you need further convincing: