Monday, August 3: Calendar Pimp Suggests

Aug 3, 2009 at 4:15 pm

Our wise Forefathers would express

Ev'n sensibility in Dress;

The modern Race delight to Shew

What Folly in Excess can do.

The honest Farmer come to town,

can scarce believe his Son his own.

If thus the Taste continues Here,

What will it be another Year?

 -- Published by R. Sayer and J. Bennett in 1774, proving that big hair has terrified the establishment for more than 200 years.