Episode 690: Just Take Those Old Records Off The Shelf
On the Overthinking It Podcast we violently disagree with the Rolling Stone list of the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time, and we pay tribute to the late Norm Macdonald.
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The Blockbuster Bell Curve: Are we running out of good movies, too?
As a follow up to the wildly popular “Hubbert Peak Theory of Rock” article on the decline of rock music (and U.S. oil production), I decided to take the logical next step in pop culture quantitative analysis: Greatest Movies Lists. … Continued
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The Hubbert Peak Theory of Rock, or, Why We’re All Out of Good Songs
What’s the link between oil production and rock music quality during the second half of the 20th century?
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