Things We Like: Nintendo’s Gunpei Yokoi and “The Abominable Dr. Phibes”
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Posted in Things We Like on 18 December 2010
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Meet the man who invented the GameBoy, and the man who wants to kill your medical provider with a plague of bees.

Things We Like: Spirograph, “Class of 1984″ and a Tom Lehrer Christmas
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Posted in Things We Like on 27 November 2010
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This week: Standing up to the man, drawing lots of circles, and the timeless musical wisdom of the great Tom Lehrer, who actually has a few disc jockey friends. He’s got Dr. Demento, at the least.

Things We Like: “Glitter Freeze,” Cooking with Betty and “World’s Greatest Sinner”
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Posted in Things We Like on 20 November 2010
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Timothy Carey, Betty Crocker, and the Gorillaz walk into a bar. The bartender looks up and says, “Must be Saturday at Monkey Goggles.” Crocker says, “I don’t get it.” Oh, that Betty!

Things We Like: “Assault on Precinct 13″ and Haunted Las Vegas
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Posted in Things We Like on 30 October 2010
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John Carpenter’s first “real” movie remains one of his best. Also: The ghosts of Las Vegas live in plain sight … for now.

Things We Like: Halloween Addict, “House of the Devil,” and Hospital Misadventures
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Posted in Things We Like on 23 October 2010
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A tribute to the great horror movies of the 1980s, and a blog that evokes Ministry’s biggest disco hit. Also: Naval hospital hijinks.

Things We Like: Monkey Goggles Halloween Klassics!
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Posted in Things We Like on 16 October 2010
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In honor of what may very well be our second-favorite holiday ever, the undead editors of this publication present these kreepy Halloween klassics from the Monkey Goggles vaults!

Things We Like: “The People Next Door,” “Something Wicked” and Our First Gig
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Posted in Things We Like on 2 October 2010
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Have you talked to your kids in the past ten minutes? If not, there’s an excellent chance that they’re hanging out with hippies, starting a band, or running off to join the carnival.

Things We Like: Super Infra-Man, Biking in Kyoto and Wanton Destruction
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Posted in Things We Like on 18 September 2010
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Not even Infra-Man has the strength to resist the bicycle cops of Kyoto, or the destruction of his home by a synth-pop duo. Sometimes, things just happen.

Things We Like: “The Giant Claw,” Plant Tips and Inglourious Geekery
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Posted in Things We Like on 28 August 2010
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It’s Quentin Tarantino and a Giant Buzzard vs. the jocks! Also: A special message from the plant world.

Things We Like: “Gargoyles,” RDJ Pinup and Saturday Night!
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Posted in Things We Like on 21 August 2010
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Are your more frightened of gargoyles or a pretty girl with the face of Robert Downey, Jr.? The answer may surprise you … or not. Also: Return to NBC’s Studio 8H.