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“Read a Damn Book – 107: Edges of Science”

A few months ago, I heard Thom Powell on a paranormal radio show hosted by George Knapp, and Powell said he was a middle school science teacher in Portland, Oregon, and also a Bigfoot investigator. I was at work while … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 106: Deadly Class Volume 1: Reagan Youth”

Here’s an interesting case of old folks listening to “the kids.” I hadn’t heard of this book until my older daughter and her husband suggested that I read it, and I was thinking, “I don’t recognize the author, looks kind … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 105: Ranma ½ Volume 4”

Rumiko Takahashi – Ranma ½ Volume 4 (1988/2003) I know I JUST reviewed a Ranma book, but Takahashi is so much fun, I wanted to read another one! Plus, I read Vol. 4 BEFORE I read Vol. 3 because I … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 104: Ranma ½ Volume 3”

When I’m down and just not feeling SUPER, there are a few things that I can do to pick myself up: listen to Adam & The Ants; watch an old 80’s comedy, like Ghostbusters or Top Secret; or I can … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 103: The Defenders – Marvel Masterworks Volume 2”

Back in February of this year (2018), I reviewed the first volume of The Defenders – Marvel Masterworks, and I have finally acquired enough dough to get volume two! And, DANG! It was fun enough that I read it TWICE … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 102: Play Ball, Snoopy”

After the unrelenting brutality and almost tedious depression of 1984, I needed something FUN to cleanse my pallet. I went with a Chuck Schulz collection. Charles Schulz – Play Ball, Snoopy (1973/1974) This book is a reprint collection, not just … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 101: 1984”

“Read a Damn Book – 101: 1984” With the current political horror that the United States is mired in, along with the ubiquity of two-way video technology, I think it’s time we revisit a literary classic, a WARNING against the … Continue reading

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