Radio address for Nov. 3, 2012. I contemplate going to college late in life, and compare the realistic options disfavourably with the college of my dreams.
I only had 3.9MB left in my hosting service’s upload quota at the time of this writing, so I recorded everything in mono and got creative with my encoder’s compression settings. I mentioned this on Twitter, which sparked some good thoughts and exchanges on the growth of the podcast in general, which I’ll summarize as a blog post soon. Sincere thanks to Mark, Ken, and Rundy for the kind, helpful and interesting thoughts offered.
The “spoken word performance” at the end is an untitled poem from Poems (1876 - 1889), by Gerard Manley Hopkins. Music is Boy With a Coin by Iron & Wine.