Another Fowl Thanksgiving

Tuesday, November 25th, 2014

Well, it was Thanksgiving, and even Aerosmith needs to take a break from rocking every once in a while, so needless to say we didn’t even attempt to travel that morning.

Things That Shouldn’t Be Archived #8 — Valentime’s Edition

Thursday, February 10th, 2011

Because “Love is in the Air” (1979)…

Portions To Be Archived: Skilled house bands
Portions To Not Be Archived: The idea that Tom Jones needs show girls to be interesting; Disinterested cover songs based on lazy, cliched selection process

Portions To Be Archived: Knowledge that if you ta

Things That Shouldn’t Be Archived #7 — You Decide

Friday, December 24th, 2010

Holiday traditions exist at the crossroads of cultural memory and personal memory (we’ll ignore the confusing cloverleaf interchange of invented memory for now — my holiday gift to you!). What I’ve always found interesting is how these traditions converge and conflict across national, regional, loc

Things That Shouldn’t Be Archived #6 — Thanksgiving Edition

Tuesday, November 23rd, 2010

This edition isn’t really in regards to the content of the below. I’ve enjoyed my share of blaxsploitation films and the 42nd Street Forever series. It’s just that watching this hits a little too close to home in reminding me of family holidays when I was growing up…and those hits actually do fee

WEB on the Web on MLK

Monday, January 18th, 2010

One person can be an inspiration and symbolize much that is beyond his or her original reach, but history is built by the millions. Hopefully that singular inspiration will also create a desire to dig deeper and discover more that history has to offer. Happy researching, and Happy MLK Day!

Holiday Movies 2009

Tuesday, December 22nd, 2009

I don’t know if my nephew got his Oz on this year or if he watched something like Dragonball Z Saves Happy Turkey Day.

AVPS Releases Their 2009 Holiday Card

Friday, December 18th, 2009

AudioVisual Preservation Solutions released its fourth annual original greeting card for the 2009 holiday season. The 2009 card features an illustration of the RCA TRK-12, the top of […]

Things That Shouldn’t Be Archived #1

Friday, December 11th, 2009

How can I say “Happy Holidays” with this song around? Orrin Hatch, what have you wrought? Tablet Magazine has Orrin Hatch write Hanukkah song… — Joshua Ranger