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A Fanboy’s Notes

Feb 23, 2017 By John Spong

Spoon is my favorite band. Spoon has a new album out. It is my favorite Spoon album. That is all.

Cheap Labor

Aug 24, 2016 By Oscar Casares

When I needed a new home office, I thought I’d save money by hiring a draftsman. I got what I paid for—and more.

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Galaxy Quest

Jul 31, 2015 By Jason Stanford

When my wife, Sonia Van Meter, was chosen as one of the Mars One finalists, I realized that my potential loss was humanity’s gain.

Rocky Road

May 8, 2015 By Mimi Swartz

For the first time in its history, Blue Bell is in a right sticky mess.