Tags » 1990s

The Story Behind the Photo (Maybe)

This picture was taken sometime during the summer before senior year. We called ourselves “The Group” that summer, and we did everything together. Or maybe it’s better to say we went everywhere together: Six Flags, Lolapalooza, baseball games, the beach at Hightower Lake, the big July 4th fireworks show. 879 more words

Borrowed Nostalgia for a Half-Remembered Nineties

You may be wondering why I haven’t leapt into the current wave of 90s/Britpop nostalgia with all the teeth-bared alacrity of a pseudo-academic Berserker, desperate to point out that the career of Alex James highlights everything wrong with the world. 844 more words

How I Was Made

Christopher O'Connor ’96 BA (PSt) is a market intelligence leader with Econique

O’Connor is a market intelligence leader for the Strategic Dialog Group | Econique Group LLC, a company that specializes in providing and facilitating discussion forums and debates for executives and consultants in the private and public sector.


Chasing Amy [1997]

Holden and Banky are comic book artists. Everything’s going good for them until they meet Alyssa, also a comic book artist. Holden falls for her, but his hopes are crushed when he finds out she’s gay.

51 more words

Raft - Stephen Baxter (XeeLee #01) - (1991)

Raft by Stephen Baxter
My rating: 4 of 5 stars

Part of Baxter’s Xeelee future history, ‘Raft’ postulates a universe where the basic force of gravity is much stronger than in ours, and therefore one where the formation of galaxies and systems will work very differently. 288 more words


Alice In Chains - We Die Young

The first song off the first Alice In Chains album is a true cold shower, no intros, no messing about – straight up raw heavy stuff, quite different to… 24 more words