Catching up, going live!

Returned from Society of Professional Journalists conference with lots of ideas and long list of things "I must do now". First up: revamp my website. This is now almost done - if you're viewing this page then the domain must now be taking you through to the WordPress-hosted site. That's the technical battle won. …

The Chattanooga Choo-Choo

Watching a program about big bands on PBS. Occurs to me that the Chattanooga choo-choo is probably impossible today. New York to Tennessee by train, are you joking me? I only wish we had such sophisticated transport infrastructure... as they had in er, 1941.