Thanks for the responses.  Unfortunately neither is having the desired 
result.  Here is a "tail" of the outputted archive.html file:

pablo@cochituate=> tail archive.html
["only Wednesday --<br>I stop fast-forwarding<br>between 
commercials<br>", "Sep-12-2012"]<br>
["last days of summer --<br>one more ghost story<br>around the 
fire<br>", "Sep-13-2012"]<br>
["maple-colored moon --<br>remembering<br>Mom&#8217;s pancakes<br>", 
"Sep-14-2012"]<br>
["Harvard Square station --<br>a Mozart sonata<br>between buses<br>", 
"Sep-14-2012"]<br>
["between buses<br>a Mozart sonata<br>", "Sep-14-2012"]<br>
["stiff sea breeze --<br>the drawbridge operator&#8217;s<br>bushy 
beard<br>", "Sep-15-2012"]<br>
["old sea port --<br>the tugboat&#8217;s<br>tattered flag<br>", 
"Sep-15-2012"]<br>
["dockside pub --<br>wondering where<br>the cormorant went<br>", 
"Sep-15-2012"]<br>
["dockside pub --<br>the bride-to-be&#8217;s<br>bright pink tiara<br>", 
"Sep-15-2012"]<br>
["after the break<br>somewhat less jumping<br>to the jump blues 
band<br>", "Sep-15-2012"]<br>

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