Rebooting is no nostalgia trip — nor is it snarkily ironic.

Parker and Valicenti parse Young’s “Back in Black” solo.

Distributed Ghosts in the Machine

YouTube and the Pop Paranormal.

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The third in our run of winning spooky-kooky microfictions!

Parker and Valicenti parse Young’s “Shot Down in Flames” solo.

For all his candor as a performer, he kept one thing from the public…

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Charlie Brown & le Misère du Monde.

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Beauty and catastrophe in parallax.

Parker and Valicenti parse Young’s “Sin City” solo.

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His role as Harold made him an icon: flattened, but illuminated and sacred.

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The runner-up story in our spooky kooky contest!

Parker and Valicenti parse Young’s two “Problem Child” solos.

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The winning tale from our Spooky-Kooky Fiction Contest!

Introducing a series of posts about Angus Young’s solos…

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A panel from Jack Kirby’s NEW GODS (1971) haunts Adam McGovern.

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Nimoy vs. the Vulcan Sub-Presence Manifestation Utility.

Drumroll, please…

“All Lean’s movies are Life Epics, about individuals… and their dawning conscience.”

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Field Notes turns branding into making.

A mischief maker who reinvented himself as a master of rue.

Her research bore fruit in a dozen mathematical fields.

Harpo and Groucho needed an unflappable, ersatz Italian confidence man.

Theorizing in a style that must be described as cheerful despair.

We’ll announce the winners on March 25.