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Rough & Ready.

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Hero’s Shadow.

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One of the most exciting adventure writers of the Nineteen-Teens.

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Pre- Revolutionary Russian horror movie poster.

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His radio-building hobby led him to pioneer pulp sci-fi!

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Edgar Rice Burroughs’s “Barsoom” hardcovers

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Radio Police Automaton — 1924

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White is the New Black.

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1930s Olympic skater — cool headgear

BENADRYL

Dare to Dream

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Perfectionist Ethos

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Snacking Surrealism

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British Process

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Meneer [Mister] X (c. 1928), by Valentine Williams.

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Cracker Occasions

Coors Light

Extreme Leisure

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Idle pursuits of 2014 so far

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HiLobrow’s year… so far.

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Mr. X contra Scotland Yard (1949), by Martin Porlock.

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De Afschuwelijke X (c. 1946), by R. Poupon.

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Sonorous Snark

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He pioneered the open-air adventure thriller.

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Mother Touch

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Christopher Lee’s ‘X’ Certificate (1975)