I've spent the better part of the day trying to clean and rearrange the kids' rooms. I just gave up on that little project. They've got too much stuff and the line between trash and treasure is just too gray. A perfectly cool looking Power Ranger is treasure. A small plastic piece to a toy that we no longer have is trash. The stuff that fits neither description makes up probably 80% of what's on the floor.
Giving up (for now) and returning to the laptop turned out to be a very smart thing to do. On KCRW.com, the current and recent playlist reads as such: