Union Products yesterday…Union Square tomorrow

In case you weren’t aware, Union Products has gone out of business and no longer manufactures the pink flamingos that nobody would ever put on their front lawn today. The funny thing is that once the plant closed down everybody got all sentimental and it was like the worst day ever in flamingo land. After […]

Pink Flamingos…On the Verge of Extinction

What does the future hold for the plastic pink flamingo? If you didn’t have one in your front lawn growing up, you surely had a neighbor that had six of them on their front lawn. They first appeared on the scene in 1957, dissapeared in the 70’s, made a reappearance in the 80’s, and now […]