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“Storybooks” by Richard F. Yates

I don’t believe that the stories I read have to be historical fact in order for them to have useful and meaningful messages in them that can help me decide how to live. Nor do I believe that I have … Continue reading

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“Another ‘In Conversation’ with Josh Erdahl” by Richard F. Yates (and Josh Erdahl)

I asked Mr. Erdahl to give me some fun words to post on the P.E.W., and he answered with this: “All I have is rants. I don’t have memes. People suck.” That’s certainly fun enough words for this site, Mr. … Continue reading

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“What’s Wrong with Original Content?: Memes, Anonymity, and Regurgitating Culture” by Richard F. Yates

In 1919, Marcel Duchamp took a postcard of the Mona Lisa, gave her a mustache and beard, and wrote a series of letters across the bottom of the card (L.H.O.O.Q.) that, phonetically, sounded like the French phrase for “She has … Continue reading

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“Chaos!” by Richard O’Brien & Richard F. Yates

—O’Brien & Yates

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“Resignation” by Richard F. Yates (and Richard O’Brien AND Josh Erdahl!)

I’m tired of writing. I’m not going to write another word. EVER! Not even this word—the one right HERE! Nope. I refuse. I just won’t do it. I don’t think I even believe in words anymore. They’re all gone—wasted—washed up. … Continue reading

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“Political Outcomes” by Richard O’Brien

I am officially converting to the Richard F. Yates Political Model of Nonsense. Giving politics and politicians the time and attention they deserve, I will now only respond to attempts to engage me in political conversations with equally nonsensical retorts. … Continue reading

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“Media” by Charlie Centipede

It’s not enough the I don’t have cable t.v. or satellite, NO ONE should have them. I now feel that it’s my duty to stop those media from happening—for the good of the world. —Charlie Centipede

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“Disposable Gen” by Richard F. Yates

A few days ago, Mariah was reading the Sunday paper, and the only section of “above ground” news that I find interesting is the comics (and that mostly out of nostalgia for when comics were worth reading,) so when I … Continue reading

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“What Govrn’mnt Shut-Down?” by Charlie Centipede

Maybe, if the govrn’mnt shut-down lasts LONG ENOUGH, humans will realize that they can survive just fine without those greedy fucks telling them what to do! —Charlie Centipede

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“Plumbing is of the Devil!” by Richard F. Yates

My old nemesis, the BATHTUB, has returned to life to work it’s evil mischief. It accepts water into itself, but it refuses to allow water to go out of itself. It’s a simple mechanical process, water comes in via faucet … Continue reading

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