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WTF Is Going On With This 1930s Baby Cage Madness?

Oh my God, are you people insane?

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Apparently this was a thing in 1930s London.

Baby cages were attached to tenement windows as a way for infants to benefit from fresh air and "the great outdoors" and all that nonsense. It was a reflection of the increasingly cramped conditions of urban living.
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Baby cages were attached to tenement windows as a way for infants to benefit from fresh air and "the great outdoors" and all that nonsense. It was a reflection of the increasingly cramped conditions of urban living.

Grandpa!

And this is in no way terrifying.
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And this is in no way terrifying.

I mean. Really?!

(via thesocietypages.org)
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