Recently had the pleasure of stumbling across two separate, intensely weird videos demonstrating just how much weirder and more wonderful childhood was in the late 60’s. First there is this fantastic video of Mr. Rogers paying a visit to Bruce Haack and children’s dance teacher Esther Nelson:

“It’s warming up.”
“It surely is!”

Then there was this amazing documentary about an experimental music program for children, in Shoreditch UK, where children compose “a sound picture based on ideas associated with heat, radiation, relentlessness, intensity, stillness …”: