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He invented the postwar religion of Wicca.

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His work rearranged how we look.

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The vacuum tube triode

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Lynn Peril on the Gilbert Lab Technician Set for Girls

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S. Fowler Wright’s THE AMPHIBIANS

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From DHALGREN to RUMBLE FISH.

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Efficacious Dots

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Lynn Peril on WWII-era leg makeup

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Two little girls would be coming home from school…

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Upton Sinclair’s THE MILLENNIUM

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Excursus of Yolande’s Undoing

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“Will you let me have a plane, sir — tonight?”

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Edwin Lester Arnold’s GULLIVAR JONES

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Lynn Peril on the Servix diaphragm

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Variable Density Tunnel

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Imagineer Yourself

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Edgar Rice Burroughs’s THE LAND THAT TIME FORGOT

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Appearance of the Duke of Logreus

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Lynn Peril on the origins of the tanning fad.

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He cofounded The Living Theater repertory company.

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“Why should not your Picts or Brownies be living to this day?”

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“The driver leaned across to grip my arm — and I jumped.”

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Raymond Roussel’s LOCUS SOLUS

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Lynn Peril on the GIRLS IN TROUBLE books.