Episode 1 – Kirk Israel Kirk Israel talks about JoustPong, a game he has made and remade many times over the years. We dive into the homebrew community surrounding the Atari 2600 in the early 2000s, the strain of obsessive… Read More ›
There has only been 5 episodes so far, but the Pessimists Archive Podcast is one of the best I have ever heard. The level of detail and surprise makes each episode worth listening to, especially Episode 3: Recorded Music.
In the early days of the 20th century, the United States Radium Corporation had factories in New Jersey and Illinois, where they employed mostly women to paint watch and clock faces with their luminous radium paint. The paint got everywhere… Read More ›