Tag Archives: Back to the Future

Eat Your Heart Out, Dick Van Dyke

Several years ago I was on the train into New York City when I overheard some people talking about tracking down a print of an old Buster Keaton movie. Naturally, I had to turn around and introduce myself. It turned … Continue reading

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You Have Meddled With the Primal Forces of Time, Captain Kirk!

(Spoilers ahead for a fifty-year-old TV episode. Proceed at your own risk.) I haven’t seen most of the original Star Trek series from the 1960s, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. For me, Star Trek is The Next … Continue reading

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Nothing But Noise

Remember that scene in Back to the Future, where Marty McFly’s band is told by a judge that they can’t play at the school dance because they’re just “too darn loud?” Of course you do. Loud music isn’t new- and … Continue reading

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