Friday Nineties – R.E.M. – Nightswimming

Automatic for the People was the album that flippd R.E.M. from a college bad that everyone from college liked to a mainstream band that caused people who liked them in college to get confused and angry.  1992 brought us Nevrmind the debut album from Nirvana which is doubtless the more important of the two, but…

Mattel Electronic Football Ringtones and Notifications

When I was a kid I played Mattel Electronic Football and it was awesome.  Not as awesome as ELECTRIC football where you put the guys on the vibrating field and watched them spin around in a circle until you turned it off, but still awesome. So when it came up earlier today I started thinking…

I Remember That! Juice Newton – Queen of Hearts

I fill up my iPod with songs after I sync the podcasts which meant that last night I ended up listening to “Queen of Hearts” by Juice Newton.  I am sure that unless you are Gen X or older you have zero idea who she is, but I remember my mom listening to some of…