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September 8

What was advertised in a colonial newspaper 250 years ago today?

“DAVID & JOHN DEAS, HAVE JUST IMPORTED … an assortment of other goods.”

Contrary to what this short advertisement, rather plain and unremarkable in its appearance, may suggest, David and John Deas made their mark on the history of advertising thanks to the infamous broadsides (what we would call posters today) that they distributed in Charleston, South Carolina, in the decade before the American Revolution. 319 more words

Daily Advert Update

Broadside No. 6 – Robin McKinley

Ahoy there me mateys!  Welcome to the sixth broadside – the Robin McKinley edition.  I adore her and thought I had read all of her books.  844 more words


Boston Manor debut "Lead Feet"

UK pop-punk band Boston Manor dropped a new track from their upcoming album Be Nothing yesterday. The song is called Lead Feet and was premiered over on  279 more words


Broadside No. 6 – an author advertisement

Hear ye hear ye me mateys!  I announce an additional broadside to me Captain’s log.  What is a broadside ye ask?  Traditionally:

  1. A broadside is the side of a ship, the battery of cannon on one side of a warship; or their coordinated fire in naval warfare.
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Shiny Tau Commission Update #6 – Commander and Broadside

And these mark the end of the first big GW case of Tau in the commission. The other case is another full of Tau. The new commander and broadside look so cool, I love them.


NEWS: Like Pacific Announce Fall North American Tour

Toronto pop-punk band Like Pacific has announced that they are touring North America this Fall with Rarity, Broadside and Boston Manor. For the dates and venues of this tour, check it out below.