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Nerd Factor: Who Mourns for Geoffrey?

Dr. Mike Robinson, LC Communication Studies Professor~

Nostalgia is a powerful force in popular culture.  The very thought of losing Toys “R” Us has sent many people swirling back through their own recollections to a time when their lives seemed to play out to the chain’s iconic jingle.  Gilded memories of a place that seemed larger than life because it was seen from the low-angle perspective of children flash before their eyes. Read more