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Posts by Jim Kleckner

Winter 20/20 Playlist

Listen along as I create my Winter Playlist! I’ll be adding songs to this list until about spring, at which point I’ll lock it down and start another one. If you have a song or artist I should know about, post it in the field below and I’ll check it out.

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The Age of Surveillance Capitalism

forest time by nicole ruggiero

If you want to make sense of our world then you have to seek out the right people, read the right books, listen to the good music, and watch movies. One of the right people to listen to right now is Shoshanna Zuboff. She wrote the book The Age of Surveillance Capitalism and how –…

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Four Ridiculously Hi-Res Maps of Los Angeles in the Early 1900s

Los Angeles in 1909

I recently came into possession of 4 ridiculously hi-res maps of Los Angeles from the early 1900s. They were scanned from maps at USC and the detail is amazing, especially when trying to see how neighborhoods looked or what buildings were still a part of the neighborhood way back when. These photos are large, totaling…

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