This is the archive for June, 2009.

  • Almost All the Popular Songs Are About Love

    Giants of the 20th Century, anyone? Definitive, transcendent artists? You got your Picassos, your Nabokovs, your Bergmans. I like Joe Frank (wiki; web site; partial RealAudio archive). Here’s an excerpt from a 2000 program, Karma, Part 6, that came up on the ipod the other day and, in its mordant humor, hints at the nature […]

  • Hello 21st Century

    Your eyes do not deceive you. Long-neglected, hopelessly obsolete, Web 0.0 fivetools.com has been dragged kicking and screaming into the future. Or at the very least, into the present. That counts for something, right? All of your old favorite content resides to the right, with all its original urlage, links preserved. (Most of them, anyway. […]



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