End of Week Link Dump

  • This guy will do some things for money. He’ll take a trip and send you a pic. He’ll write a letter of apology. He’ll think about you. Weird, but fascinating. And, no doubt, a big profit making venture.
  • The Sony Trinitron is dead. The last TV I bought before going HDTV was a Sony Trinitron. It was a great machine, and still runs to this day in my parents’ living room, some 7 years after I bought it, as I recall. Still looks great, too, though it does have an odd tendency to snap out of mono sound into stereo and vice versa without provocation. The stereo sound only sounds good if you’re sitting directly in front of it. Seated to either side, it sounds hollow.