How this family built life hack culture

From Vox. They inspired “Cheaper by the Dozen.” But their story is far more interesting than a movie. Join the Video Lab! http://bit.ly/video-lab This famous family was fascinating, unique, and contributed to the way we live today. In this pilot episode of History Club, Vox’s Phil Edwards and Coleman Lowndes discuss the incredible Gilbreth story,…

Why baby cages were a thing

From Vox. Yep, they hung above traffic. And there was a reason. Join the Video Lab! http://bit.ly/video-lab In this episode of Vox Almanac, Vox’s Phil Edwards explores the bold and beautiful baby cage. Yes, hanging baby cages were a minor fad in the early 20th century. Why? A couple of reasons are listed in one…