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  NoSTalgia & PowerST: AtariST Emulators for the Macintosh
NoSTalgia and PowerST: AtariST Emulators for the Macintosh
NoSTalgia 1.42 (Mac OS X only) is available for download (5/6/2004).
NoSTalgia 1.1 (Carbon, OS 9 and OS X) is available for download (6/5/2001).
users.skynet.be /sky39147   (415 words)

  Nostalgia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
By the 1850s nostalgia was losing its status as a particular disease and coming to be seen rather as a symptom or stage of a pathological process.
Nostalgia is also the term for a radio format playing pop music from the 1930s, 1940s, and 1950s, primarily before the rock and roll era.
Nostalgia cartoons from 70's and 80's (in Polish).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Nostalgia   (1101 words)

Nostalgia was distinguished from melancholia by the specificity of its object, and rapidity with which it developed.
Nostalgia is a form of mental disease which comes more frequently under the observation of the military surgeon… Considered as a mental disease,-- and there can be no doubt that the primary phenomena of this state are mental,-- it belongs to the class Melancholia.
Some saw nostalgia as the result of what was called 'crowd poisoning.' According to this view men from the country were more susceptible to nostalgia because of their early life in the pure atmosphere of fresh air and sunlight.
bms.brown.edu /HistoryofPsychiatry/nostalgia.html   (3716 words)

 “Hypochondria of the Heart”   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
In 1688 a Swiss doctor, Johannes Hofer, identified a new medical syndrome, nostalgia: "the sad mood originating from the desire for return to one's native land." Various displaced Swiss of the seventeenth century suffered from the disease--students from the Republic of Berne studying in Basel; domestics working in France and Germany; soldiers fighting abroad.
Doctors once prescribed such remedies for nostalgia as purging, opium, leeches, and "warm hypnotic emulsions." Best of all for the Swiss was a return to the Alps.
Nostalgia Americana: A father returns from work and lifts the lid of a pot on the stove in this stylized view of 1950s home life.
www.harvard-magazine.com /on-line/0901214.html   (617 words)

 Irony, Nostalgia, and the Postmodern, by Linda Hutcheon
And nostalgia too is transideological, despite the fact that many would argue that, whether used by the right or the left, nostalgia is fundamentally conservative in its praxis, for it wants to keep things as they were--or, more accurately, as they are imagined to have been.
But, this nostalgia puts us, as viewers, into the same position as the very agents of empire, for they too have documented at length their paradoxical nostalgia for the cultures they had colonized--in other words, the ones they had intentionally and forcefully altered.
This is a complicated (and postmodernly paradoxical) move that is both an ironizing of nostalgia itself, of the very urge to look backward for authenticity, and, at the same moment, a sometimes shameless invoking of the visceral power that attends the fulfilment of that urge.
www.library.utoronto.ca /utel/criticism/hutchinp.html   (6684 words)

 CD Baby: JULY FOR KINGS: Nostalgia
Nostalgia allows for some freedom with guitar solos, a must for a hard rock/metal fan such as myself, and it does an excellent job of exercising the bands chemistry.
nostalgia offers up more of the same formula, with a slow song at the end, some rockers in the middle, but it sounds a little less clear than their first cd- the song structure seems a little more generic and mainstream.
Nostalgia is brimming with personal insights, thoughts, beliefs, conflicts and issues that reflect all of our lives as we know it.
www.cdbaby.com /cd/julyforkings   (3819 words)

 Amazon.co.uk: Nostalgia [1983]: DVD: Oleg Yankovsky,Domiziana Giordano,Erland Josephson,Andrei Tarkovsky   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
"Nostalgia" is a film about alienation in all it's forms; it highlights the problems of living in an alien culture and homesickness, alienation from other people, alienation from society and ultimately from life itself.
Nostalgia is essentially a dream play that opens with a hazy, monochromatic vision of tranquil reflection, which, not only establishes the core themes behind the film's title, but also, informs the key emotional sequences that are here revisited by the central character throughout.
Nostalgia is a deep and thoughtful film, best suited to those viewers who are interested in spending some time with a film that takes a great deal of time to fully reveal it's self.
www.amazon.co.uk /Nostalgia-Oleg-Yankovsky/dp/B00007KFMZ   (1604 words)

 Nostalgia Factory | Original Movie Posters & Film Memorabilia
Rudy and Barbara are the official suppliers of poster images to the IMDb, have organized cataloged vintage movie poster auctions at Skinner Boston and Christie's New York, and are appraisers and generalists on the PBS series Antiques Roadshow.
On November 16th, 2005, the assets of The Nostalgia Factory were purchased by Newbury Comics, Inc. Newbury Comics is a Boston-based independently owned retailer specializing in music, movies, and pop culture items.
The Nostalgia Factory has been seen on the Today Show, ABC Evening News, CNN and been featured in the New York Times (over 12 times), The Wall Street Journal, The Times of London, Parade Magazine and Playboy.
www.nostalgia.com   (444 words)

 Nostalgia - About Us
Nostalgia - About Us Nostalgia was founded in Chicago in the early 1980's.
Nostalgia quickly developed a reputation for fine quality, cutting edge design, and reliable delivery in the manufacturing and importing of handmade quilts with matching accessories.
With commitment to quality, design and services, Nostalgia is a leader in the handcrafted home textile industry.
www.nostalgiahome.com /aboutUs.asp   (192 words)

 Mellow Records (Progressive Music) Artists: Nostalgia
The group "Nostalgia" was formed officially towards the end of 1992 by Massimo Mazzeo who involved Andrea Romano in his project.
Massimo starts up the group "Nostalgia" which takes up almost all of his free time, partly to escape from the serious economic crisis he finds himself in after losing his job.
On the 9th May 1995, the tribute to Genesis "The river of constant change" (Mellow MMP 270) is released and the "Nostalgia " appear with a piece comprising both "Am I very wrong" / "A place to call my own", taken from "From Genesis to Revelation".
www.mellowrecords.com /nostalgia.html   (1336 words)

The Nostalgia thing is a bit complicated, once you know the trick it works, and I got it working.
When opening Nostalgia and a HDD is in the same folder as Nostalgia, it will find it.
You can't be running nostalgia while you do this though or you get a "file in use error" message You can use oms or quicktime for the midi out....
tamw.atari-users.net /nostalgia.htm   (667 words)

 OpinionJournal - Taste
Others suggest, perhaps more cynically, that nostalgia is our economic destiny--that is, a generation of relentless media consolidation has made dips into the archives inevitable.
The nostalgia industry may not be the result of business or cultural trends at all but rather the product of our own psyches.
From this they fashioned something called the Nostalgia Proneness Measure (NPM), a number that gauges your susceptibility to elevating the achievements of the past simply because they are past.
www.opinionjournal.com /taste/?id=110007001   (1185 words)

 Nostalgia: See what people are saying right now on Technorati
I was serious when I asked for more artifacts from your childhoods wasted on games, but only reader Eric answered the call: I saw the story you posted...
I just recently acquired a large set of my Dad’s slides from the early 1970’s, which will go a long way to fill in some of the gaps of my early ’70’s...
Visit Variety Gas Automobile Nostalgia Check out our huge selection of nostalgic tin and procelian signs, fuzzy dice, pedal cars and more.
technorati.com /tag/nostalgia   (462 words)

 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Well, in fact, Nostalgia is graphical frontend which goal is to simplify the usage of many consoles emulators on Amiga.
Well, WE are and that's why we created Nostalgia, the only GUI which let's you manage 15 emulators which leads to 13 emulated consoles.
This is teh end of the Shell or the juggling between emulators, the principle of Nostalgia is very simple, choose your game instead of having headaches asking yourself with the "why" and the "how".
melina.dyndns.org /melina-web/nostalgia/nostalgia_en.html   (189 words)

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