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Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds: From Her to Eternity

This album is quieter and more experimental than pretty much all of his later stuff. It’s quieter in places too. He was still figuring out what kind of artist he’d be. 40 more words

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Places I want to stay the hell away from.

I kinda love travelling, I like to visit new and exciting places and learn about different cultures and sometimes when I read things like 13 little blue envelopes or Dash and Lily’s Book of Dares, I want to be wherever the book is set having an adventure. 535 more words

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First bite of the Apple

The Mac Plus was Apple’s longest-selling Macintosh, it could read and write both 400k & 800k disks, making it a very versatile machine. The machine would boot up in the original Mac OS all the way though System 7 ‘via a floppy disk’.   154 more words

Apple And Me

Dazzler: The Movie (1984, October)

Marvel’s January solicits are out. I’ll talk about them in my next pull list post. For today, though, we’ve got a big one. By Jim Shooter and Frank Springer, it’s “Dazzler: The Movie.” 1,943 more words

Comics

A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984) Classic Movie Review "Never Sleep Again"

At the time of this release, the 1978 horror masterpiece “Halloween” and the 1980 cult classic “Friday the 13th”, absolutely changed the genre for the rest of the decade. 728 more words

Threads

In 1961, the British ambassador to Russia, Sir Frank Roberts, found himself having possbily the most eerie conversation ever held in a theatre. He was in Moscow, watching the ballet and sitting next to him was none other than Nikita Khrushchev, the Soviet Premier. 762 more words

Drama

The Natural (1984)

“Red, it took me sixteen years to get here. You play me, and I’ll give ya the best I got.” – Roy Hobbs (Robert Redford) 507 more words

Film