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“Read a Damn Book – 015: Martian-American War”

Full disclosure: the book that I’m about to review was written and drawn by friends of mine. Hopefully, I have enough integrity to be objective. We’ll see if that’s the case… Daniel T. Foster & Michael J. King – Martian-American … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 014: Krazy & Ignatz”

George Herriman – Krazy & Ignatz (2002/2004) For those of you who may not be familiar with Krazy Kat, it was a long running newspaper comic strip created by George Herriman, not liked by many “normal” folk, but adored by … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 013: Getting Even”

One of my earliest movie-going memories (and I don’t think my parents realized that a four-year-old would be able to recall a random night at the drive-in) is from Woody Allen’s film, Everything You Want to Know About Sex* (*But … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – Blog!” by Richard F. Yates

For those of you who enjoy the book reviews and reading lists that I’ve posted on this site, I’ve set up a new blog that is specifically and ONLY for the book reviews and reading lists! That’s right, you can … Continue reading

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“Reading List #7” by Richard F. Yates

It’s that time again! Here is a list of what I read over the last few months of 2014. It occurred to me that I also read a number of magazine articles, blog posts, and other bits throughout the day, … Continue reading

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“Home Again, Home Again…” by Richard F. Yates

Well, it took two days of driving—about 10 hours on the road each day, thanks to traffic and construction and so on—but we have finally made it home! Back to wet and wonderful Washington State! As you can see from … Continue reading

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“Report on ‘Blitzkrieg Bog Mega-Post Massacre Day!’ Project” by Richard F. Yates

1. What the Hell was that? This project was conceived during a busy and frustrating day of work. When I had a free second or two, I wrote down in my notebook (and on scraps of paper from the floor … Continue reading

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