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“Game Grumps Live @ The Paramount Theater, Seattle, WA, USA” by Richard F. Yates

On Sunday, June 2nd, 2019, after a fun, little birthday dinner for my older daughter (Frankie) and her husband (her birthday was May 30th, his was the 31st), my younger daughter (Elise) and I split town and merged our automobile … Continue reading

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“Adam Savage @ Revolution Hall (22 May ’19)” by Richard F. Yates

On Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019, Mariah (aka “The Boss”), Frankie (aka “The Older Daughter”), and Alec (aka “The Older Daughter’s Husband”), and I met at Mariah’s eye clinic, loaded into a single vehicle, and hit the open road, headed for … Continue reading

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“Watch me DESTROY These Collectibles!!!” by Richard F. Yates

[These collectibles to be SACRIFICED for YOUR amusement!!!] This has been a been a busy weekend. I had Friday off of work, but only so that I could drive Mariah “The Boss” (aka: me wife) to Portland, Oregon (it’s about … Continue reading

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“2019 sQuatch Fest @ The Cowlitz County Expo Center, Longview, WA, USA” by Richard F. Yates

Yesterday, I loaded up the van with coffee and headed to my first BIGFOOT festival! I’ve been to a couple of U.F.O. festivals and more comic book conventions than I can count, but this was my first Bigfooter event, and … Continue reading

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“Jack Septiceye @ Revolution Hall, Portland, Oregon, USA, Earth” by Richard F. Yates

On Thursday, 30 August 2018, my younger daughter (Elise), her cousin (Talia), and I (evil bad buy) piled into a car and hit the freeway for an evening of unknown pleasures as we headed for a LIVE, SOLD OUT performance … Continue reading

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“Camas Vintage & Art Street Faire, Camas, WA, USA” by Richard F. Yates

Last Saturday (25 Aug. 2018), Mariah and I decided NOT to spend our mutual day off watching television, and instead we hit the freeway for an adventure in the mythical land of Camas, Washington! (Home, according to local legends, of … Continue reading

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“Squirrel Fest 2018 / Cherry Poppin’ Daddies Concert @ Civic Center, Longview, WA, USA” by Richard F. Yates

Last Saturday (18 August 2018) was the 8th Annual Squirrel Fest in Longview, WA. Squirrel Fest was started by a local civic group, The Sandbaggers, in 2011, basically as an excuse to have a beer garden, throw a concert, and … Continue reading

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“Cardboard Boat Regatta 2018 @ Lake Sacajawea, Longview, WA, USA” by Richard F. Yates

As part of the “Go Fourth” Festival every year here in Longview, the city puts on a cardboard boat race, and this year we (Mariah, and Frankie, and I) packed up some chairs and a blanket, and we headed down … Continue reading

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“Saturday Fun (With Richard and Mariah)” by Richard F. Yates

Yesterday, we had a lil’ DJ gig in Chehalis, WA, USA, playing tunes for a daughter of one of Mariah’s friends-from-work. The venue was about 45 minutes from where we live, and Mariah and I figured we’d get there early … Continue reading

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“Goth Skate (Vintage Show Poster)” by Michael King

[Here is a classic show poster drawn by Michael King from 2000. Incidentally, besides drawing the artwork, Mike was also “spinning tunes” at the event as D.J. Wrexx! —RFY] —Michael King SUPPORT INDEPENDENT FOLKS WHO ARE JUST MAKING STUFF BECAUSE … Continue reading

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