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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: Great Record Stores, Blaze Orange and “Airport 1975″
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Posted in Things We Like on 25 September 2010
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What do deer hunting and airport ground crews have in common? Only the most obnoxious color in the spectrum.

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.

Tales of the Wallingford Beast, Part 1
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Posted in Lies and Entertainment on 17 September 2010
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Here at Archie McPhee we’re used to strange things happening, but these events defy explanation. Something is out there.

Things We Like: “Heavy Metal Parking Lot,” Penn Jillette Sightings and Sad Don
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Posted in Things We Like on 11 September 2010
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Killing time in the parking lot before a 1980s Judas Priest show. Also: Penn Jillette appears on the horizon, and Don Draper emotes in a variety pack.

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.

Things We Like: “The Giant Spider Invasion,” Suntory Time, and Mannequins
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Posted in Things We Like on 14 August 2010
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Giant spiders menace some hicks, Bill Murray finally understands what that Japanese director wanted, and Kobi Shaw receives a large, unusual package.

Things We Like: Comically Vintage, “Bedazzled,” and Monkey Goggles Klassics!
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Posted in Things We Like on 7 August 2010
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Panels from dubious comic books, Peter Cook as the Devil — and vintage goodies from the Monkey Goggles vaults!

Things We Like: “Deadbeat at Dawn” and Japander
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Posted in Things We Like on 31 July 2010
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Down on the mean streets, some chumps are about to get what’s coming to ‘em. Meanwhile, in Japan, some dazzling celebrity chumps are about to get what’s coming to ‘em.