The photograph above was the first post ever made by "klappersacks" on Tumblr. As something he found on the Library of Congress website, it is the source of his best-known online name.
Over the past several days, I have tried many times to not only make a decision regarding my existence as an online curator of retro/vintage/Americana material but to also explain that decision.
After having taken one day off from my usual daily retro/vintage/Americana post, I have decided that a reassessment of my home country, my place within it, and how I currently participate online in presenting its history now that a significant new era has come along is too large and important of a task to complete […]
At the time I am writing this — about 10:50 p.m. PST on Tuesday night — it appears the 2016 U.S. presidential election is close to being decided. Even if there is a miracle reversal of fortune by the time any of you read this, what has happened will have repercussions for decades to come […]