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Punchlist, Week of 8/18/14
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Punchlist, Week of 8/18/14

"Pretend this is the first you have ever heard of the Tactical Adventure Medical Preparedness Outdoors Necessity." Creek Stewart introduces you to the tampon.
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5 Anagram Tankas
Poetry

5 Anagram Tankas

Five Anagram Tankas by poet Diana Smith Bolton.
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Lies My Cousin Told Me That I Believed
Poetry

Lies My Cousin Told Me That I Believed

"that Methodists drank blood for communion, / and worshipped in the dead of night," A new poem by Meg Eden.
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Signification
Fiction

Signification

"It started hailing just then, not violently or anything, just a tink-tink-tink against the concrete of the walkways outside, a rustling of the oak tree’s leaves." New fiction from Zach VandeZande.
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Classic Review: 1984
Reviews

Classic Review: 1984

"Like so many sci-fi authors and Tarot card readers, George Orwell sat down one day, combed out his half-mustache, and pondered the fate of humanity." Jamie Leigh reviews 1984.
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The Meaning of Life (in One Thousand Words or Less)
Features

The Meaning of Life (in One Thousand Words or Less)

Why are we here? Where are we going? Punchnel's wants to know.
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The Story of that Song: "Mellow My Mind"
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The Story of that Song: “Mellow My Mind”

"Life might leave a mark, but music is always medicinal." Sean Murphy with The Story of that Song, Neil Young's "Mellow My Mind."

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Punchlist, Week of 9/1/14
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Punchlist, Week of 9/1/14

"Sometimes artsier movies have a really fascinating premise and then try too hard to be clever or deep. I end up wishing I had liked them a lot more than I did." Heidi Samuelson on some movies that showed great promise and delivered somewhat less.

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Cold Comfort
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Cold Comfort

You can always count on Rolli for some reassuring words.

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Yet Another Open Letter to Rush Limbaugh
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Yet Another Open Letter to Rush Limbaugh

"You didn't come right out and say it, but the subtext to all of the above is quite clear: White people don't loot. Civil Rights do not deserve to be celebrated, and America's Founding Fathers have been unjustly maligned for allowing slavery to flourish." Ken Honeywell writes to Rush again.

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Journalism
Everything And More / Fiction /

Journalism

"After working several odd jobs – ghostwriting erotic vampire fiction, proofreading cookbooks, and coaching the Utah Jazz – I landed a gig at an online news-magazine." New fiction by Andy Bankin.

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Brood X
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Brood X

A new poem by Margaret Young.

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Try Email
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Try Email

Rolli is busy pretending to be busy.

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The Story of that Song: “Mellow My Mind”

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