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UPDATE: New Bangor Mall opening photos feat. Hulk, Captain America and Spider-Man

Last week I posted some photos of the October 1978 Bangor Mall opening that had originally been posted on Plaid Stallions. Featured were two amazing shots of Captain America and Hulk. Matt Lewis, who is originally submitted those photos, got in touch and let me know that he had more from that day (which include […]

Ben-Gay tastes like pennies and other memories of Papa Ed Stover

“That little book, which I should not have looked at but am glad I did, revealed to me doddering old Papa, with his suspenders, socks pulled up to his knees, and puffy trucker hat barely resting atop his head, as an actual person, a human being. He thought about people and worried about things.” — […]

Schoolboys should be taught to grow into mentally and emotionally healthy adults

I like this Josh Plourde guy a lot. He lives in Bangor, works in renewable energy and was elected to the City Council in November of 2013. He greatly enjoys discussing modern masculinity, science, politics, food and culture. Josh asked if I would be interested in running this post, a counter-point to archaic, nostalgic rubbish […]