Blast from the past: Who are you?

I wrote this on the Marketplace of Ideas blog when I returned to Marketplace in 2008. I think it remains accurate. Hey there everybody Please don’t romp or roam We’re a little nervous ’Cause we’re so far from home So this is what we do Sit back and let us groove And let us work […]

Presty the DJ, set 2

If you asked my wife about her favorite songs (which, as with Friday, are the property of the current copyright-holders), she would mention two. First, from the 1970s, Mr. Loaf: (There is a story about the singer accompanying Mr. Loaf: Her name is Karla DeVito, but her voice is Ellen Foley, Markie Post’s predecessor on […]