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New Bond book title to be revealed tomorrow

The title of the new James Bond book will be announced tomorrow.  Three postcards have been sent out teasing the announcement to a select few, but Orion Publishing have put a photo up on their twitter page. 98 more words

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Record shopping in Amsterdam - Selected finds from a revisit

As I noted in my post on Amsterdam’s record shops, this is a great city for buying wax. So I went back for some more digging action and in the interests of sharing thought I’d post about a few records I picked up from Redlight Records. 416 more words


Trendmasters ECTO-1

As I previously wrote about (Ecto-Containment Blog Post) I wasn’t a fan of Extreme Ghostbusters. Which even in recent years around the only season of the animated series seemed strange (in my neighborhood or yours) that I wouldn’t be a fan of something Ghostbusters. 231 more words


Questions of Provenance--An Introduction

One of the important areas of museum research is that of provenance, or the history of ownership.

Why is it important to know who owned an artwork? 941 more words


Unofficial First Day of Summer

I waited to wear white till today when we went to the Memorial Day Parade,  but going to our first outdoor concert yesterday was the beginning of our main summer activity. 91 more words


The Obsession Returns

It never really left, but it definitely had to take a back seat for awhile.

I have a lot of mild obsessions, so you might wonder which one I’m referring to THIS time. 497 more words