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“Read a Damn Book – 088: Doctor Solar, Man of the Atom Volume One”

In light of our current political atmosphere, I thought it would be a good idea to look at a good, old fashioned, nuclear hero… I give you: DOCTOR SOLAR, MAN OF THE ATOM!!! Paul S. Newman, Bob Fujitani, Frank Bolle, … Continue reading

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“Further Adventures – Bigfoot (Part 5)” by Randy Long

[To be honest, Randy Long gave me these pages almost TWO WEEKS ago, but I’ve been dealing with a NEGATIVE REALITY INVERSION, so I haven’t had the opportunity to get to them until NOW! My apologies to Randy and to … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 074: Alice Roosevelt and the Tunguska Menace”

Once again, I am reviewing an Art Horse production, so FULL DISCLOSURE: this book was written and illustrated by friends of mine. I try to be impartial when reviewing work by friends (and this is technically only the third such … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 073: Annihilation”

Once again, Mr. Shane Grove has suggested a book for me to read, and this one is a DOOZIE! Jeff VanderMeer – Annihilation (2014) Annihilation is book one in the Southern Reach Trilogy by Jeff VanderMeer. It’s an extremely well … Continue reading

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“Cold Cut Case Files” by Dr. Eugenius P. Wenthere

In the late 1940s, the U.S. security forces sponsored a top secret experiment known as Project K.M. Ultrapacket, in an attempt to keep up with the ever expanding Cold Condiment War that was then sweeping the planet. The goal of … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 060: The Illuminatus! Trilogy”

  Robert Shea & Robert Anton Wilson – The Illuminatus! Trilogy (1975/1984) Holy excrement… This week, I’m finally getting around to writing about the most wack-a-doo, hilarious, demented, science fiction, conspiracy, adventure-based, religious text (slash) social critique (slash) social deprogramming … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 051: The Status Civilization”

Robert Sheckley – The Status Civilization (1960) As I mentioned in my review of The Robot Who Looked Like Me, Robert Sheckley is one of my favorite authors. He was particularly adept at presenting vicious social criticism under a veneer … Continue reading

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