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Histagram 1

Ever found yourself wondering what history would look like in Instagram?  (And, no, I’m not talking about what the eggs benedict you had for brunch Sunday looked like with a Lo-Fi filter.)

I’m talking history since the dawn of time – the Big Bang, dinosaurs, Napoleon’s battle campaigns, the Revolutionary War, Gandhi, the Beatles’ first gig!  (As a Poli Sci major, I would be remiss not to include Will Smith’s turn as the Fresh Prince of Bel-Air on this list.)

Well, interactive designers Gusto NYC and Gavin Alaoen have read your minds.  Check out their Tumblr Histagram for a good laugh and a few of my faves below …AFTER THE JUMP!


The 21st Century Meet-Cute

Instagram Love

I’m a sucker for love and especially for a good meet-cute (that awkward, goofy, unexpected first meeting of a future couple).  Most of my greatest meet-cutes happened back in college when the internet was just being invented and you were more likely to meet someone in the computer lab than in a chat room.  But this couple’s story of their Instagram romance is a sign of how much times have changed and of what falling in love looks like in the 21st century.  (Also, it smacks of a good premise for a …READ MORE!