PACIFIC PEARLS NOSTALGIA & PEARLS There is a certain je ne sais quoi quality, a not quite palpable factor that draws people of my generation, children of the postwar 1950s, to Golden Oldies radio stations; the Billboard top 100 hits of the 60s and 70s; Turner Classic Movies, and even decades-old copies of Reader’s Digest, on which I honed my writing skills. I immerse myself on all of these, much to the amusement of my family. My son-in-law is known to wryly comment, “Ma, you’re watching TCM- again!”