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2018 LSB Contest: Week 3 Wrap Up

The annual Lego Speeder Bike (LSB) contest has rounded the final turn and is staring down the final straightaway to the March 5th deadline.  As many constant readers know, I’m all about the numbers and week 3 of the showdown saw another impressive jump in total entries to 69 across all categories.  1,367 more words

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Picture this. It’s 2001: a year into the new millennium. Republican George W. Bush stands as President of the United States trying to deal with the aftermath of the 9/11 attacks, across the pond The Spice Girls are on an indefinite hiatus and just when you thought things couldn’t get any worse,  305 more words


Happy birthday Dookie

On this day 24 years ago, Dookie was born and changed the punk rock world forever.

For My Name Is John, there was no greater influence than this piece of music. 57 more words


Green Day's 'Dookie' turns 24 today!

This one will make some of you feel old…

The album that arguably put Green Day on the map and brought punk rock back into the mainstream ‘Dookie’ is nearly a quarter of a century old and we can’t help but reminisce about some of the absolute certified bangers that came off this record. 84 more words



1994 was the year punk broke again. For the mainstream, punk had been lying dormant since the early 80’s. The scene was driven underground but had been swelling, ready to crack back open the earth and emerge back into the spotlight. 1,468 more words


Green Day- Dookie

Top 5 album of all time. This album meant the most to me as teenager and was on repeat nonstop in middle school. Everything about this album is everything that is great about the mix of punk and rock. 628 more words

Green Day- Kerplunk

Switching from jam band music from the 60s, 70s and 80s into punk from the early 90s is a hard transition.  There isn’t another band that I’d rather do it with that Green Day.  275 more words