Every tape gets eaten in the end

Cassette tapeChris Brogan writes Never Fall In Love With the Medium, good advice whether you’re thinking about Facebook, newsprint, or internal combustion engines. Because sooner or later, something will come along that does the trick better.

And yes, I have spliced cassettes, with scotch tape and a razor. The measures we had to go through to save our music in the 80’s was, in retrospect, a shop of horrors.