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Let's Play Sam & Max Hit The Road - From A Carnival to A World Of Fish!

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Let's Play Sam & Max Hit The ROAD!

Several weeks ago, I did a mini-series of live let's play videos playing 'Indiana Jones & The Fate of Atlantis', one of the awesome games published by Lucas Arts back in the early to mid 90s...

And since I remember everything about the game (and even a number of dialog exchanges), I figure why not play Sam & Max: Hit The Road and do a series of live streams with that classic game? Particularly since it's a game everyone can get these days over at GOG.com

Now for those of you who may not know, Sam & Max, are an anthropomorphic dog and a rabbit who serve as 'Freelance Police', fighting crime 'unofficially' and yet 'officially'... created by Steve Purcell, the duo have enjoyed a cult following since the 1980s with comic books, a cartoon series and of course computer games. 

Sam & Max: Hit The Road sees the duo assigned by the commissioner, to head t…

The Brooklyn Brawler - Yay Or Nay For The Hall of Fame

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Hello Dwellers and Welcome To The Basement…

And the latest installment of Yay or Nay for The Hall of Fame…

This week’s subject Steve Lombardi, best known the wrestling world as The Brooklyn Brawler… which was one of his various names, he was one of the guys who performed the characters of Doink The Clown and Kim Chee, and was The Boston Brawler for a brief period when The Red Sox actually won the World Series… but his most famous person is that of ‘The Brooklyn Brawler’.

Now I tried to find out about as much as I could from his pre-WWE days… but as near as I can tell… he was a WWE lifer, in fact outside of matches with independent promotions much later in his career, I can’t find any record of him performing anywhere other than the WWE going all the way back to 1983… and given that was recently released this year, that’s a 33 year stint with the company, that is only beat by the like of Howard Finkel and Vince McMahon.

But the question is this, does the Brooklyn Brawler deserve to be…