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Classic American Bars: Cafe Zuzu in the Hotel Valley Ho, Scottsdale

January 9, 2013

Tags: hotel valley ho, cafe zuzu

Were the 1950s really happier, more peaceful and prosperous than the present day, or do things simply look rosier in retrospect? Well never know for sure, but the reality is that retro is one of the fads of the moment. In reconstructing the past, we have the opportunity to ignore some of the eras more unpleasant aspects (the Communist witch hunts of the McCarthy period, or the relentless stifling of certain types of individual expression) and recreate those years in the way wed prefer to see them. (more…)