The Joshua Tree: 30 Years Later

March 1987. I was on a choir tour during spring break, and I knew U2’s The Joshua Tree would be released while I was on tour. But I had to have it – the day it was released – no matter what. So I begged and pleaded with the charter bus driver to stop at a local …

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Review: Google Home

The Internet of Things is finally upon us, and Amazon and Google are fighting it out for the interface to that new world. Amazon’s Echo, priced at $179, was a little too expensive for me. So I bought the Google Home, a more compact and sleek device that reminds me of a Glade air freshener. …

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George Michael: 1963-2016

Hey 2016, bite me. Just when you were running out of time, when you couldn’t wreak any more havoc on the pop world, you had to go and do one more evil thing. This one hurts just as much as David Bowie and Prince did. George Michael, the superstar with the amazing voice who created …

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