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“Courtroom Drama” by Richard F. Yates

Lawyer – “Permission to treat the witness as hostile, your honor.” Judge – “Granted.” Lawyer (points at Witness and screams) – “Look out! He’s got a gun! Somebody shoot him!” —Richard F. Yates

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“Read a Damn Book – 067: X-Force – New Beginnings”

Peter Milligan and Mike Allred – X-Force – New Beginnings (2017) It’s no secret that I’m a fan of Mike Allred. (I’ve already reviewed a Madman collection by Allred, as well as a collection of stories from The Atomics, written … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 066: The Inhumans – Marvel Masterworks Volume 1”

When I was 8 or 9 years old, a guy moved in across the street from us, and he had a bunch of comic books that he would sell to the neighborhood kids for 25 cents a book. (Yes, I … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 065: Dead as a Doornail”

It’s been a while since I reviewed a Sookie book, and I was feeling like reading something fun. So here we go with Dead as a Doornail… Charlaine Harris – Dead as a Doornail (2005/2006) This is the 5th book … Continue reading

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“The Gitzy 500” by Mariah R. Yates & Richard F. Yates

Welcome race fans! Thanks for joining us on this sunny Saturday for the first, annual Gitzy 500 Challenge! We have nearly a hundred talented drivers here today, some of the best in the world, preparing to challenge their skills and … Continue reading

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“Gone Gangsta?” by Richard F. Yates

No, I haven’t snapped and joined a militia, nor have I taken up nighttime graffiti, and I’m not even planning to rob a liquor store. The mask was strictly for health purposes. Yesterday, for the 2nd time in my screen … Continue reading

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“In the Stream” by Richard F. Yates

Just below the surface of the water, we thought we saw a face. And then a whole body. Just laying there looking up at the sky as the water ran over the blueish features. But as we walked, shakily towards … Continue reading

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