11/30/1999

La Pulcina Piccola was featured

Filed under:General — eric @ 9:29 am

La Pulcina Piccola was featured on This American Life’s annual poultry show this week. Love’s Fowl is an opera sung in Italian featuring Chicken Little (La Pulcina Piccola), acted using puppets by the Clothespin Repertory Theater. Unfortunately, the Pulcina site doesn’t have any audio or video clips, but you can hear the entire Poultry ‘99 This American Life show in RealAudio at thislife.org.

Y2Kaos documents one person’s attempts

Filed under:General — eric @ 2:24 am

Y2Kaos documents one person’s attempts to discover if common household items are Y2K compliant. In the same vein as Letters from a Nut, several companies from Quaker State to Elmer’s Glue were sent emails that in a round-about way asked about Y2K.