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American Sissies

The Super Bowl arrived here in Hollywood in the middle of the afternoon, but it was a big Sunday evening event back east, the biggest of the year. Ask the advertisers. They paid four million dollars for each thirty-second spot, … Continue reading

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When It’s Over

Southern California is where you go when it’s over – the place is full of those midlife crises guys, who after the divorce and all the rationalizations about what went wrong – finally deciding it really couldn’t have been anything … Continue reading

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Thoroughly Gored

And now it’s less than two years away. But if you were young and alive and curious about everything in that late sixties, finally away from home and in a college dorm room arguing with your friends about reality and … Continue reading

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