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The Tasty Shed and The Dire Digits

By wthpod January 31, 2018

The Tasty Shed and The Dire Digits

 
 
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In our first episode of 2018 Suzie visits the infamous Dulwich Shed and Trevor examines the founding of the Anti-Digit Dialing League.

WHAT THE HISTORY?

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Sources:

THE SHED AT DULWICH

Butler O 2017, ‘I Made My Shed the Top Rated Restaurant On TripAdvisor’ https://www.vice.com/en_au/article/434gqw/i-made-my-shed-the-top-rated-restaurant-on-tripadvisor

THE ANTI-DIGIT DIALING LEAGUE

The Anti-Digit Dialing League – Orange Crate Art

Phones are for People – Orange Crate Art

HAYAKAWA, Samuel Ichiye – Biographical Directory of the United States Congress

The Anti-Digit Dialing League – The Village Voice Feb 14, 1963

Bay Area Residents Fight Digit System – The Ogden Standard-Examiner Jul 24, 1962

Now You Need an Area Code Just to Call Your Neighbors – The New York Times May 7, 2001

Our Numbered Days: The Evolution of the Area Code – The Atlantic

Ma Bell’s Officially Recommended Exchange Names

Other stuff:

The word history in the opening theme has been extracted from…

History Never Repeats – Split Enz (1981)

History Repeating – Propellerheads feat: Miss Shirley Bassey (1998)

Flame Trees – Cold Chisel (1984)

You’re History – Shakespeare’s Sister (1989)

Centuries – Fall Out Boy (2015)

Fade out music – Call Me – Blondie (1980)

All music used under fair use provisions.

 

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