My home Con was cancelled this weekend (not that I was going anyway because they were being mask-Nazis, but I was going to go hang out in town enjoying myself while the rest of the fam went) and then got some nasty don’t-go-outside weather, so a good weekend for movies here. Had some friends over […]
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You’ll be shocked to hear that I’m basically too damn busy/lazy/pissed off at the COVIDiocy to have much energy for long-form blogging these days. However I’ve found new home on MeWe and am keeping up with regular short takes there. I have a few fun group contributors too, and would love to add you to […]
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But I might be off on a bad movie related adventure to share, sometime after I get back. Have a fabulous day of rest, more monsters tomorrow.
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Great footage of Tor Johnson with Groucho Marx on You Bet Your Life.
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Finally got the blog up and running again and real life is already interfering with an unscheduled interruption. My brand-new computer system came with a defective battery, which I only figured out after disposing of my old system. So the new one is on its way to the service center as we speak for repair […]
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Why were the 80s all about the Post-Apocalypse anyway? Even the music videos all took place After The End.
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This may be the most honest sentiment I have ever seen expressed by the Department of Veterans Affairs. “Sorry for any convinence(sic)” indeed.
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So, I’m deploying soon (National Guard. Middle East. And that’s all I intend to say about it on this blog until I get home.) and went up to the attic to grab some things out of my big rucksack that I thought I might need to pack for mobilization. On the very top was all […]
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performance that I’ve ever seen by an OomPah band during Fest season. At least if beats the 5,872,006th rendition of Country Roads Take me Home. h/t Aloof Inc.
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And also Halloween-worthy. Calico Cooper really looks like her daddy, especially that profile. And it turns out she sings as well as she dances (not that she dances here, but I saw her performing onstage as her father’s lead dancer a number of years ago here in Richmond. Check it out!
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