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A solution to Spam? Think again.

Two bits of spam were stinking up the comments section, waiting for approval, both promoting the same Brand X MP3 player. Since this can’t be a coincidence, someone at this company, or the PR firm they hired, is intentionally jamming … Continue reading

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Zombie Run in Maryland

This just in from one of FLotU’s delicious, er, I mean beautiful correspondents — who got the info from one of the many friends of the site: It would appear the zombies are organizing a 5K obstacle course event in … Continue reading

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The Electric Jesus

Just caught this over at Funny Or Die: Drunk History Presents: Nikola Tesla John C. Riley as Tesla Crispin Glover as Edison Some overeducated caveman ripped on beer and absinthe as The Narrator.   Do it.

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Well, damnit . . .

Last week’s story on “The Rumble in the Jungle” used to have an update on it with observations about the February 1978 Ali-Spinks fight at the Las Vegas Hilton. Or so I thought. Now it’s not there, I can’t find … Continue reading

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Dutch Hells Angels — ?!??!

This story this morning via Yahoo! news via the AFP: Dutch Police Arrest 56 Bikers Over potential Clash Dutch police arrested 56 members of a national motorcycle club in the capital Amsterdam to prevent a possible clash with rival club … Continue reading

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Rumble In The Jungle: DO IT

If you’ve never seen it before, or even if you have, do yourself a favor and watch the complete 1974 Ali-Foreman brawl over at You Tube. The above link streams the whole fight in one go. Due to some bizzaro … Continue reading

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There and Back. Then Over There and Back . . .

Many trips during this last four weeks. Several long, all of them strange: Disney World, Aspen, Denver, and Shakopee, MN. Does that cover everything? Probably not. Pictures and details forthcoming.

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Under the wrecking ball

Well, here’s a sad bit of news — and further evidence that the greed heads’ hard-on for destruction is as strong as ever. NEW YORK | Tue Apr 19, 2011 3:26pm EDT  — Mansion linked to “The Great Gatsby” demolished … Continue reading

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Part 1 — Done?

Good news — Part I of Fear & Loathing of the Undead is done! HUZZAH! OK, more like done-ish. It’ll keep being tinkered with until the whole thing goes to press. Whenever that may be. Meanwhile, this is a a … Continue reading

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High Praise

There was no way to keep quite about Marty Flynn’s fantastic site detailing his HST collection and the guidance offered to others trying to find The Complete Works. Close on the heels of my March 2 post, Marty wrote: Keep … Continue reading

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