Evil Jim (evil_jim) wrote,
Evil Jim
evil_jim

  • Music:

Timing is everything

There are certain movies that gain significance when viewed on a certain date. Groundhog Day, Back to the Future, 2001: A Space Odyssey & 1985 for a few examples. The holiday or date or year presented in the film resonates with the calendar in a way that can only be achieved once ever in that particular context. Moments like these delight & fascinate me, especially when it deals with a work written years ago & I'm experiencing it on the actual day the story takes place. -- It's still a few years before the 2015 in Back to the Future II becomes a reality but you can already guess where I'll be on October 26th.

Today is another such occasion, tho' perhaps not as specific to the year. I present to you a story from X Minus One, an old time radio science fiction series originally broadcast in 1956. It will be available for you to download all day & is intended to be listened to on June 15th. Please enjoy.

Update: Right-click & "save as" to get 404'd. This offer is now closed.

- E V I L O U T -
Subscribe

  • Test

    *cough* ~ E V I L O U T ~

  • Evil Jim is still alive day

    Arrrrr you ready for Talk Like A Pirate Day? Watch this handy instructional video for a few tips. - E V I L O U T -

  • This just in:

    Kissers reunion concert at the High Noon Salloon Tuesday, March 17th, 8:30PM, St. Patrick's Day. I'll be there. Will you? More info here. - E V…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 2 comments