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The Unseen USSR: Red Square, 1978

It’s the perfect marriage of my appreciation for Soviet-era ephemera and “found photos”: I have acquired a number of old 35 mm slides of photos by various and sundry unnamed world travelers, taken during the 1970s and 1980s. The collections I … Continue reading

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Lessons from the Old School: A Look Back with “Leaping” Lanny Poffo

Foreword (February 2015) My first-ever “serious” article about pro wrestling was written on a dare by someone who was, at that time, the top-ranked wrestling writer on a sports website that specialized in publishing user-generated content. I took that particular … Continue reading

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Weird Comics: Atlas Theatre Comics

Whenever I visit a comic shop, I am always sure to check out the big glass display case (pretty much any comic store worth its salt has one), keeping an eye out for affordable and unusual items. Back in late … Continue reading

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Society of the Seasons: Introduction

My name is Mike and this is my blog. Well, it’s one of my blogs, anyway. For almost 20 years, I held a full-time job some significant events in my life required me to take a protracted sabbatical and care … Continue reading

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