November 8, 2015
WHAT AIRPORTS LOOKED LIKE IN THE 1970s. Downside: Dull late-period modernism, ubiquitous earth-toned color schemes. Upside: Better-dressed passengers — and most importantly, no giant Ministry of Truth-style CNN monitors. (No CNN at all of course; it wouldn’t be invented until 1980.) Advantage — something I very rarely say — 1970s.