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“Report from The Novelty and Conversation Club’s First Meeting, 20 Apr. 2019 @ The Mill City Grill, Longview, WA, USA, Earth” by Richard F. Yates

[All photos were taken by me, RFY, for this post!] The inaugural gathering of The Novelty and Conversation Club was scheduled to begin at 7:00 P.M. (Pacific Standard Time) at the Mill City Grill in Longview, WA, USA, Earth. The … Continue reading

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“Astoria – Day One Haul” by Richard F. Yates

Three and a half hours sleep isn’t much, but it was enough. It got us to Astoria—and despite my prediction, I never did fall asleep in the car! (For those who have no idea what I’m talking about, look for … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 139: Cave Carson Has a Cybernetic Eye Vol. 1: Going Underground”

Here is another book recommended by my older daughter, Frankie. Frankie and I even got the chance to meet one of the authors of this book (Jon Rivera) at last year’s I Like Comic Con, and he was cool and engaging. … Continue reading

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“Listen to the Music (Juke)” Playlist by Richard F. Yates

[Here’s some sad news: Not every song in this playlist is going to be in the playlist! If you haven’t been following my constant whining over the last few days, I’m having some trouble with 8tracks (which I’ve used without … Continue reading

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“Music for Aging Hipsters” Playlist by Richard F. Yates

I have been in a very Beckian mood lately, partially because I think he’s an incredibly talent individual, and partially because he is obviously a HOLY FOOL in his own right. (I’m going to go ahead and DECLARE him a … Continue reading

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“Ah Heck! (Jukebox)” Playlist by Richard F. Yates

Monday… After the Blood Moon. I THINK I have the day off from work today (but I thought I had yesterday off, too—until I got called in…) What does any of this have to do with anything? Nothin’! And NOTHIN’ … Continue reading

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“Is Crypto Like Comic Book Collecting? (A Newbie Hypothesizes From a Point of Ignorance)” by Richard F. Yates

I am relatively new to crypto culture. Just three or four months ago, the only cryptocurrency I’d heard of was Bitcoin, and (no joke) I half-thought it was those big, silver coins that somehow had micro-circuitry in them. (I don’t … Continue reading

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