Various And Sundry

|December 19, 2014 | Various And Sundry


* All about UFO


* Probably mainly of interest to people who are from Chicago and were teens in the 1980s : Medusa’s


* All about designing a logo


* How some video stores are thriving in the age of Netflix : Not Dead Yet


* 15 days crossing the Pacific Ocean on a cargo ship : ” Why are you on this vessel?” said with raised eyebrows and an amused smile that suggests, You’re a fucking moronSlow Boat From China


* An unsteady history of drunkenness : Blurred Forms


* Canada‘s only record-pressing plant is closing, moving to the USA


* One million mummies : also, graffiti from Pompeii


* On, among other things, America’s burgeoning condiment monoculture


* All about Dee Dee


* Some fantastic goddamn signs


* All about modesty


* What did ancient music actually sound like? This, maybe


* “Something happened that nobody can make a movie between $500,000 and $80 million. That can’t be possible.” The death of mid-budget cinema


Also, this motherfucking jam, which was, hearing it on the radio, a magical song to me when I was, I don’t know, 12 years old. They did not play it very often.