Old Man Summer

Confession time. Phew, deep breath. I am, in fact, an only child. Okay, judge away, I can take it. While I grew up without siblings, I did have cousins who were close in age. The catch? They live in Colorado. Yeah, your boy couldn't catch a break.

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  • Post last modified:June 13, 2024

Terrifier

As a kid, one of my favorite rituals was wandering the horror section of the video store in my hometown. Naturally, my eyes were drawn to the most outlandish covers even though the movies themselves failed to deliver on the glorious box art.

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  • Post last modified:June 14, 2024

Air Canada Flight 621

Aviation has always fascinated me. It started as a child with trips to Raleigh-Durham International Airport to pick up or drop off family members. This was a time when anyone could enter the terminal area and go to whichever gate they wanted.

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Radkey Are Taking the Rock World by Storm
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Radkey Are Taking the Rock World by Storm

Imagine walking through your hometown one evening, just as the sun gives way to dusk. You hear a distant rumble, wondering if you should have grabbed an umbrella. As you continue your stroll, you dear drums and realize—despite all indications—it's not thunder. The bass kicks in, threatening to send the USGS on a wild goose chase. Then a guitar roars to life, its raw tone delivering a mix of riffs that'll grow hair on your chest and melodies that'll make you certain some majestic dinosaur has set itself ablaze.

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  • Post last modified:June 14, 2024

American Airlines Flight 191: the Worst Aviation Accident in US History

American Airlines Flight 191 should have been a standard flight from Chicago to Los Angeles. Instead, the name conjures horrifying visions of an aircraft in distress, a flight crew unable to recover, and the last moments of 273 lives.

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