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Monday, December 22, 2014

Nostalgia for the Good ‘Ol Days: FM and vinyl

Posted by William on June 22, 2010

A bit of nostalgia for the days when kids bought 45s, records could not be played in random, and the radio DJ occupied a prominent place in culture.
A friend told me the terrorist attacks on New York and Washington, D.C. can be understood as the last gasp of medievalism striking out against modernism. I don’t know if I believe that. But it is odd to think of fundamentalists squaring off against all things Western, technological, and progressive, yet happy to use airplanes as missiles and biological WAIT! There is more to read… read on »