It doesn’t seem that long ago that we could be amazed by the simplest of things. Then came man on the Moon; home computers, cell phones, traction control, antilock brakes, texting, Facebook, and computer generated graphics that rival reality.
It is a shame that today’s youth are bored with real face to face conversations with other people; movie stunts that could actually occur and music that sounds that same in person as it does on a record; excuse me, digital media.
The GM Futurliner caravan must have been like a World’s Fair (remember those?) pulling into your hometown. This brief clip tells a lot about America in the 1950s. Was it a better time? Where the cars better? The answers to both questions are probably yes and no.