by syaffolee

Invasion of the Podcast People

What I don’t understand is why people have started calling mp3s of interviews/music mixes/etc. podcasts. Why the new term? I don’t feel particularly hip and snappy using it. I feel like a freakin’ yuppie wannabe. And podcasts make me think of iPods. I think they look sort of silly. Especially those “earbuds.”

Anyways, why call it a podcast when not everyone has an iPod? And why do most amateur podcasts sound like the equivalent of a deer caught in the headlights?

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Another belated meme:

Unconscious Mutterings

  1. Unbreakable:: Glass
  2. Have mercy:: How
  3. Do it better:: Than
  4. Settle scores:: For
  5. Comments:: Numbers
  6. Craziest thing:: To
  7. Apple:: Pie
  8. Halloween:: Candy
  9. Manageable:: Paper
  10. Trick:: Or



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