Sunday, October 19, 2014

Steve Fisk: Terrible Weapons

(5:18) From his anthology Over and Thru the Night.  The sinister weirdness of the Bush Reagan presidency.


Sunday, October 12, 2014

CutUpSound: The Gush-Bore Debate

(14:20) Here's a bit on the 2000 Presidential Debates which never made it onto CD, and isn't likely to now.

It has been posted on this site before.  But back then, I'd rotate bits off after three months or so.  These days, I'm leaving everything on for the foreseeable future, so this is probably here to stay-- everything either goes to Bandcamp or here.  (And maybe I can add a site index one of these days.)

The Gush-Bore Debate

Sunday, October 5, 2014

CutUpSound: GMO Talk

(3:54) Another election cycle, and more attempts to find out exactly which foods contain which genetically-modified organisms.  Here's a bit from a couple years ago where Amy Goodman attempts to get to the bottom of the menu.

link to Bandcamp

Sunday, September 28, 2014

Various photographers: iPhone panorama fails

As someone much wiser than me once said, "Life is a cutup."

Apparently, if you take panorama photos on an iPhone, and something happens while the shutter's open, the camera will try to stitch the image together in a way that makes sense visually.

Uhhhh, yeah!

Here's more info from

Sunday, September 21, 2014

Day Job Orchestra: FDR rant

(1:15)  I don't know why Ken Burns didn't use this in The Roosevelts-- he's got some Fox News commentator in there, and what he says is at least as much of a fantasy.

link to YouTube

Sunday, September 14, 2014

Mondo Beyondo: Rock the Caucuses

(3:21)...and from 10 years later, a comment on the Republicans' efforts during the 2012 primaries.

link to YouTube

Sunday, September 7, 2014

Coldcut: Re: volution

(4:19) From 2002, Coldcut's raging indictment of the British parliamentary elections.  "The lunatics have taken over the asylum!"

link to YouTube