"Any kind of popular trend is infinitely more wholesome than listening to old records. It's more important that people know that some kind of pleasure can be derived from things that are around them - rather than to catalogue more stuff - you can do that forever"- HARRY SMITH
........................"Gather ye rosebuds while ye may / Old Time is still a-flying / And this same flower that smiles today/Tomorrow will be dying"-ROBERT HERRICK
Tuesday, July 17, 2012
Nothing to do with "retro" at all really, but a deliciously mordant piece at the New Yorker by Jeffrey Toobin, arguing that Mitt Romney has "a record of consistency in his commitment to retroactive retirement"