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Give Me Your Young Yearning To Make A Buck

Wise Intelligent Supreme god Allah!

During a recent traffic stop in Akron, Ohio – one of the five occupants of a 2014 Kia, a Canton resident, was arrested on felony weapons charges. 1,651 more words

Chicago Wizard World Comic Con!

That is how awesome it was!  I got to touch John Barrowman!

Here is the thing about comic cons, it is a wonderful community.  I met some amazing people and got some amazing stories! 58 more words

Good Days

By Gaslight by Steven Price

The year is 1885 and there is a seedy undercurrent running throughout the city of London. Detective William Pinkerton has a lead on the elusive thief Edward Shade but now that lead is dead, her severed head having been discovered in the Thames. 334 more words

Crime

"Maladroit": In Defense of Weezer's Mindless Shredder

The Blue Album and Pinkerton: ask someone what their favorite Weezer album is and you are most likely to receive one of these – the band’s first two albums – as a response. 979 more words

Album

The man who nearly broke the Bank of England

In the course of my research for my third book [Crime, Policing and Punishment in England, 1660-1914] I used an excellent volume of prison memoirs compiled by Philip Priestley. 461 more words

Weezer - Weezer (The White Album)

Since reemerging with 2001’s self-titled release – henceforth referred to as the “Green Album” – Weezer has become a surprisingly polarizing group. Prior to the Green Album, they were hailed as under-appreciated pop geniuses who created two perfect albums, one of which bridged the gap between grunge and pop, the other having laid the groundwork for 21st century emo. 884 more words

New Music

Pearl's 15 minutes of fame


A large chunk of my recently published memoir is about dogs. My mother was the first person in Philadelphia, 1961, to open a full-service beauty salon for dogs. 182 more words

Philadelphia