Monthly Archives: October 2012

It’s a Grocery Store! No, It’s a Sex Shop! No, It’s Both!

Driving along America’s highways, you may come across some odd combinations of retail outlets. On old Route 40, just west of Middletown, MD stands a shop in front of which hangs a sign that reads, “Rudy’s Cold Beer and Welding. … Continue reading

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The Pentagon Monster

It only seems appropriate for October to offer a story about the creation of a monster. Frank Shelley had sat at this briefing-room table many times before, but it was the first time, as he waited his turn to speak, … Continue reading

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