Andrei Codrescu

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Commentator Andrei Codrescu remembers the first word processor he had — the Kaypro II in the 1980s. Its inventor, Andrew Kay, died Aug. 28, at the age of 95. The Kaypro II weighed in at a mere 26 pounds and was a favorite of early computer aficionados.

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We end the hour with commentator Andrei Codrescu and this dispatch from Arkansas and the dog days of summer.