Vinyl Is Back

Vinyl Is Back

It’s funny how names stick. It’s been more than 30 years since the introduction of the CD and 15 years since the height of Napster, but when it comes to music we still talk about records. Young musicians are still looking to sign a record deal, and bands still get a gold record for big […]

15 in 5

15 in 5

1. If anyone was looking for an update, the carpool cheaters are still there. In fact, they’ve grown in numbers. They park off to the side, rather than sitting in line like the rest of us. I’d like to congratulate them. Their time is more important than everyone else’s and that deserves some recognition. I […]

It’s That Time Again

It’s That Time Again

The onset of election season is a time of conflict for me. On the one hand, every fiber of my being, every firing synapse in my brain — from the lizard to the intellectual — instinctively recoils from the unstaunched flow of press coverage like Ted Nugent in a Birkenstock outlet. On the other hand, […]