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nyc ’01 – part i. (feet first.)

current soundtrack: “new york minute” – don henley. Few things make a dyed-in-the-flannel Pacific Northwesterner more attuned to the gradual yellowing of their memory than a Seattle winter. It’s been ten lovely years to this tune now, and yet—without fail—the … Continue reading

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rose city retrospectives: the two-bit elegy (addendum!)

track zedd: ranma 1/2: hard battle (selection screen) It’s been brought to my attention that my previous comments relating to the total lack of visual evidence regarding the Pak-Mann Arcade’s existence was, in fact, more symptomatic of piss-poor online dig-duggery … Continue reading

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seattle serials: fast times at the first church of hyrule

In the dimly-lit recesses of a massive congregational hall, they wait. Heads bowed; anticipation murmured in the vernacular of reverent breaths, interrupted by the occasional hiccup of a sucked-in sob or whimper. The air remains heavy from the joyous noise … Continue reading

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from the arkives: the disneyland death tour (part two)

The Air Up There: Disneyland’s Express Airtram Disasters One and Deux Fatalities: 43 The Year: 1968 Mortem Methodia: Rotor Malfunction of Two Commercial Sikorsky S-61 Helicraft The Tale of the Toetag: Though discontinued due to financial strains at the crest … Continue reading

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from the arkives: the disneyland death tour (part one)

(Originally posted on 3/28/2001.) It’s probably best to warn you upfront that this isn’t another smear piece on all things embodied physical of the Disney experience. The wisecracking golly-whillickers approach to bitch-smacking the Supermaus has been done to death, and … Continue reading

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from the arkives: the disneyland death tour (editorial addendum edition)

EDITOR’S LOOSE-LEAF RAMBLINGS: I found myself unable to sleep last night, and left nursing a pretty sour case of nostalgic leadgut. These episodes do come on from time to time, and have a kind of terminal verve to them; I … Continue reading

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forged by meat and fire: cowering before the greatness of mill creek’s hot iron mongolian grill

For the uninitiated, quantifying the current state of Mongolian food in America can come off as a bit of an oddity. After all, the source nation is one whose bloody history is chiseled out in some of the sparest real … Continue reading

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