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Baltimore Sun
Candidates in Baltimore City Council race file suit to try to keep opponent off ballothundreds of signatures from voters in the district, which runs through east and
Candidates in Baltimore City Council race file suit to try to keep opponent off ballot
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 hours ago
hundreds of signatures from voters in the district, which runs through east and central Baltimore neighborhoods including Jonestown, Oliver, Charles Village and Remington. Sparaco's addition has prompted a legal dispute. On Thursday, Schlakman... Read more
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Quartz
The heinous “magical negro” trope returns in this preposterous, tone-deaf movie trailerwith nothing to lose. An unforgettable true story. Discover the power of friend
The heinous “magical negro” trope returns in this preposterous, tone-deaf movie trailer
Quartz / Posted 15 hours ago
with nothing to lose. An unforgettable true story. Discover the power of friendship.” No, those are not lines from the Jonestown “Death Tape” transcript. Rather, they are tag lines that appear during the official trailer for Same Kind of... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
New traffic patterns coming for I-83 in Colonial Park area Thursday & Friday nightAvenue over I-83 and where construction crews are also working on the I-83 Exit
New traffic patterns coming for I-83 in Colonial Park area Thursday & Friday night
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 2 days ago
Avenue over I-83 and where construction crews are also working on the I-83 Exit 50 interchange with Route 22 (also known as Jonestown Road). On Thursday night, August 25, between 9 p.m. and 6 a.m. the next day, construction crews will shift the two... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Exhibit salutes Scott Harris, News 13's admired 'Senator'of Harris' career that was assembled by Gary Darling, senior producer of specia
Exhibit salutes Scott Harris, News 13's admired 'Senator'
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
of Harris' career that was assembled by Gary Darling, senior producer of special projects at News 13. The clips include the Jonestown Massacre in 1978, Election Night in 2000 and Hurricane Charley in 2004. "I couldn't watch the whole reel Gary put... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
One More Day of Road Work on Westbound Route 22 West of I-83Harrisburg, PA – There is just one more day to go to finish a repaving operatio
One More Day of Road Work on Westbound Route 22 West of I-83
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 2 days ago
Harrisburg, PA – There is just one more day to go to finish a repaving operation on westbound Route 22 (also known as Jonestown Road) between Interstate 83 in Lower Paxton Township and 39th Street in Susquehanna Township, Dauphin County. Motorists... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
A forgotten land gets a helping hand2 of 2 - But what a welcome we received! There had been a school in Coahoma but
A forgotten land gets a helping hand
The Journal-Standard / Posted 2 days ago
2 of 2 - But what a welcome we received! There had been a school in Coahoma but it closed when the school consolidated with Jonestown. A lavish potluck supper was spread before us on tables in the gym; we met Mayor Jones and many of the townspeople.... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Two men demand Oxycodone in pharmacy robberyDodge truck which was seen headed out of the parking lot of shopping mall towar
Two men demand Oxycodone in pharmacy robbery
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 3 days ago
Dodge truck which was seen headed out of the parking lot of shopping mall towards W. Penn Avenue at a high rate of speed. Anyone with information on the robbery is asked to contact the Pennsylvania State Police – Jonestown Barracks at (717) 865-21... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
2 arrested in Chesnee man's slayingthat Michael Davis Ham, 24, of 317 Camp Ferry Road, Gaffney has been charged wi
2 arrested in Chesnee man's slaying
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
that Michael Davis Ham, 24, of 317 Camp Ferry Road, Gaffney has been charged with murder and possession of a weapon during a violent crime. Tiffany Renae Kirby, 27, of 248 Jonestown Road, Chesnee was charged with accessory after the fact of a fel... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Lebanon man, teen charged with sexual assault of 12-old girlJONESTOWN, Pa.–A Lebanon man and teenage girl are facing sexual assault charges
Lebanon man, teen charged with sexual assault of 12-old girl
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 7 days ago
JONESTOWN, Pa.–A Lebanon man and teenage girl are facing sexual assault charges after state police say they had inappropriate contact with a 12-year-old girl in the backseat of a vehicle earlier this year. According to police reports, 19-year-old... Read more
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Salon.com
Patty Hearst’s America: What “American Heiress” gets wrong (and right) about an insane time and placecontrols. Within two years, a massive statewide drought would compel water rati
Patty Hearst’s America: What “American Heiress” gets wrong (and right) about an insane time and place
Salon.com / Posted 8 days ago
controls. Within two years, a massive statewide drought would compel water rationing. Two years after that would come the Jonestown massacre in Guyana, and the shootings of Harvey Milk and George Moscone at City Hall in San Francisco. In other... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
David B. DonnellyInterment will be at Calvary Cemetery, Altoona, attended by family only. In li
David B. Donnelly
Altoona Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
Interment will be at Calvary Cemetery, Altoona, attended by family only. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Arthritis Foundation, 4811 Jonestown Road #230, Harrisburg, PA 17109, or online at arthritis.org. liebegottbrow... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Mexican restaurant will remove billboards referencing Donald Trump's walla little person in a sombrero with the tagline: “Take home a little Mexican”. T
Mexican restaurant will remove billboards referencing Donald Trump's wall
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 9 days ago
a little person in a sombrero with the tagline: “Take home a little Mexican”. They also pulled an ad in 2011 that referenced the Jonestown cult disaster. Alex Hider is a writer for the E.W. Scripps National Desk. Follow him on Twitter @ale... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Mexican restaurant will remove billboards referencing Donald Trump's walla little person in a sombrero with the tagline: “Take home a little Mexican”. T
Mexican restaurant will remove billboards referencing Donald Trump's wall
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 9 days ago
a little person in a sombrero with the tagline: “Take home a little Mexican”. They also pulled an ad in 2011 that referenced the Jonestown cult disaster. Alex Hider is a writer for the E.W. Scripps National Desk. Follow him on Twitter @ale... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Mexican restaurant will remove billboards referencing Donald Trump's walla little person in a sombrero with the tagline: “Take home a little Mexican”. T
Mexican restaurant will remove billboards referencing Donald Trump's wall
KIVI Boise / Posted 9 days ago
a little person in a sombrero with the tagline: “Take home a little Mexican”. They also pulled an ad in 2011 that referenced the Jonestown cult disaster. Alex Hider is a writer for the E.W. Scripps National Desk. Follow him on Twitter @ale... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Mexican restaurant will remove billboards referencing Donald Trump's walla little person in a sombrero with the tagline: “Take home a little Mexican”. T
Mexican restaurant will remove billboards referencing Donald Trump's wall
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 9 days ago
a little person in a sombrero with the tagline: “Take home a little Mexican”. They also pulled an ad in 2011 that referenced the Jonestown cult disaster. Alex Hider is a writer for the E.W. Scripps National Desk. Follow him on Twitter @ale... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Mexican restaurant will remove billboards referencing Donald Trump's walla little person in a sombrero with the tagline: “Take home a little Mexican”. T
Mexican restaurant will remove billboards referencing Donald Trump's wall
KGTV San Diego / Posted 9 days ago
a little person in a sombrero with the tagline: “Take home a little Mexican”. They also pulled an ad in 2011 that referenced the Jonestown cult disaster. Alex Hider is a writer for the E.W. Scripps National Desk. Follow him on Twitter @ale... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Mexican restaurant will remove billboards referencing Donald Trump's walla little person in a sombrero with the tagline: “Take home a little Mexican”. T
Mexican restaurant will remove billboards referencing Donald Trump's wall
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 9 days ago
a little person in a sombrero with the tagline: “Take home a little Mexican”. They also pulled an ad in 2011 that referenced the Jonestown cult disaster. Alex Hider is a writer for the E.W. Scripps National Desk. Follow him on Twitter @ale... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Mexican restaurant will remove billboards referencing Donald Trump's walla little person in a sombrero with the tagline: “Take home a little Mexican”. T
Mexican restaurant will remove billboards referencing Donald Trump's wall
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 9 days ago
a little person in a sombrero with the tagline: “Take home a little Mexican”. They also pulled an ad in 2011 that referenced the Jonestown cult disaster. Alex Hider is a writer for the E.W. Scripps National Desk. Follow him on Twitter @ale... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
People Aren't Too Happy About This Mexican Restaurant's Yuge Billboardrestaurant chain has had to pull several ads, including one that referenced cul
People Aren't Too Happy About This Mexican Restaurant's Yuge Billboard
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 10 days ago
restaurant chain has had to pull several ads, including one that referenced cult leader Jim Jones and the mass suicide at Jonestown. It featured a margarita along with the phrase, "We're like a cult with better Kool-Aid. To die for!" But the... Read more
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KIVI Boise
People Aren't Too Happy About This Mexican Restaurant's Yuge Billboardrestaurant chain has had to pull several ads, including one that referenced cul
People Aren't Too Happy About This Mexican Restaurant's Yuge Billboard
KIVI Boise / Posted 10 days ago
restaurant chain has had to pull several ads, including one that referenced cult leader Jim Jones and the mass suicide at Jonestown. It featured a margarita along with the phrase, "We're like a cult with better Kool-Aid. To die for!" But the... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Johnson gets best of Schatzthe B and finished 16th. Stevie Smith drove Fred Rahmer's No. 51s to an eighth
Johnson gets best of Schatz
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
the B and finished 16th. Stevie Smith drove Fred Rahmer's No. 51s to an eighth place finish in the B-main. Brent Marks of Jonestown ran the B-main and finished 11th. Danny Dietrich of Gettysburg had early race trouble in the B-main and finished... Read more
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The Christian Post
Billy Graham: 3 Warning Signs That a Church Is Actually a Cultchurch (although they don't call it that), but someone told me it's a cult. How
Billy Graham: 3 Warning Signs That a Church Is Actually a Cult
The Christian Post / Posted 16 days ago
church (although they don't call it that), but someone told me it's a cult. How can I know?" inquired the person. (Photo: Jonestown Institute)Jim Jones, leader of the 20th century cult the Peoples Temple. On November 18, 1978, Jones and... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Nationals begin in Iowafor the Pennsylvania cars as Wolfe was ninth and York's Greg Hodnett 10th. Dann
Nationals begin in Iowa
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
for the Pennsylvania cars as Wolfe was ninth and York's Greg Hodnett 10th. Danny Dietrich of Gettysburg and Brent Marks of Jonestown also made the A-main. Stevie Smith was in the B-main in a car owned by Fred Rahmer and Logan Wagner of... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Warren council puts 5-year income tax increase on November ballotLarson, D-1st, said he was disgusted by the attacks posted on social media agai
Warren council puts 5-year income tax increase on November ballot
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 17 days ago
Larson, D-1st, said he was disgusted by the attacks posted on social media against the increase. “This is like Jonestown and I’m not drinking the Kool-Aid,” he said in reference to a cult’s mass suicide in the 1970s. “If you love this... Read more
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Faster Louder
A look back at The Brian Jonestown Massacre's three landmark 1996 albumsdiverse records in one year, and even rarer for a that trio to each receive hig
A look back at The Brian Jonestown Massacre's three landmark 1996 albums
Faster Louder / Posted 18 days ago
diverse records in one year, and even rarer for a that trio to each receive high acclaim. In 1996, cult rockers The Brian Jonestown Massacre released three classic albums utilising different musical palettes: the blues and garage-influenced Take... Read more
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Games Radar
The best found footage horror moviesthe Sacrament is a dangerous and disturbing eyeball to the hole in the wall of
The best found footage horror movies
Games Radar / Posted 21 days ago
the Sacrament is a dangerous and disturbing eyeball to the hole in the wall of cults. Those familiar with the tragic Jonestown Massacre will quickly realise how this all goes down but some uncomfortable performances and a serious dollop of... Read more
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Fortune
These Are the Most Annoying Office Personalitieslate for those five minutes, and invoke “running late” as his reason for cuttin
These Are the Most Annoying Office Personalities
Fortune / Posted 23 days ago
late for those five minutes, and invoke “running late” as his reason for cutting the meeting off after two minutes.The Jonestown Resident The Jonestown Resident is convinced that he is the subject of machinations designed to stymie his... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Trump Spokesperson Blames Obama for Khan’s Death — Four Years Before He Became Presidentwhen it came time to act, he let millions of endangered dinosaurs die. #Katrina
Trump Spokesperson Blames Obama for Khan’s Death — Four Years Before He Became President
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 days ago
when it came time to act, he let millions of endangered dinosaurs die. #KatrinaPiersonHistory Obama mixed the cool aid at Jonestown "We would have won the Vietnam War if it wasn't for Obama" – Katrina Pierson According to Trump spox Katrina... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Trump Spokesperson Blames Obama for Khan’s Death — Four Years Before He Became Presidentwhen it came time to act, he let millions of endangered dinosaurs die. #Katrina
Trump Spokesperson Blames Obama for Khan’s Death — Four Years Before He Became President
Houston Chronicle / Posted 24 days ago
when it came time to act, he let millions of endangered dinosaurs die. #KatrinaPiersonHistory Obama mixed the cool aid at Jonestown "We would have won the Vietnam War if it wasn't for Obama" – Katrina Pierson According to Trump spox Katrina... Read more
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Gamasutra
The Art & Business of Making Gamesthe company is developing a scripted limited series for A&E centered on cults.
The Art & Business of Making Games
Gamasutra / Posted 24 days ago
the company is developing a scripted limited series for A&E centered on cults. Season one focuses on Jim Jones and the Jonestown massacre. Ubisoft is a leading creator, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment and services, with... Read more
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Business Wire
Ubisoft Motion Pictures Announces “The Division™”* Film with Jessica Chastain and Jake Gyllenhaalthe company is developing a scripted limited series for A&E centered on cults.
Ubisoft Motion Pictures Announces “The Division™”* Film with Jessica Chastain and Jake Gyllenhaal
Business Wire / Posted 24 days ago
the company is developing a scripted limited series for A&E centered on cults. Season one focuses on Jim Jones and the Jonestown massacre. About Ubisoft Ubisoft is a leading creator, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment and... Read more
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The Forward
Bernie Krause Played With Pete Seeger and Inspired an Animal OrchestraDid deciphering such sounds by suspected criminals make you resolved to concent
Bernie Krause Played With Pete Seeger and Inspired an Animal Orchestra
The Forward / Posted 24 days ago
Did deciphering such sounds by suspected criminals make you resolved to concentrate on animals? Yes. I also worked on the Jonestown tapes that Jim Jones had recorded during the last hour of the population in Jonestown. That was enough for me. I... Read more
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The Mercury News
Six degrees of Patty Hearst: Ronald Reagan, Jane Pauley, Jim Jones and moreto take their own lives and kill their own children. People supporting Hearst's
Six degrees of Patty Hearst: Ronald Reagan, Jane Pauley, Jim Jones and more
The Mercury News / Posted 25 days ago
to take their own lives and kill their own children. People supporting Hearst's clemency drew connections between the Jonestown mass suicide and Hearst's possible brainwashing at the hands of the SLA. John Wayne: The famously right-wing,... Read more
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The Mercury News
Six degrees of Patty Hearst: Ronald Reagan, Jane Pauley, Jim Jones and moreto take their own lives and kill their own children. People supporting Hearst's
Six degrees of Patty Hearst: Ronald Reagan, Jane Pauley, Jim Jones and more
The Mercury News / Posted 26 days ago
to take their own lives and kill their own children. People supporting Hearst's clemency drew connections between the Jonestown suicide and Hearst's possible brainwashing at the hands of the SLA. John Wayne: The famously right-wing, tough-guy... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Six degrees of Patty Hearst: Ronald Reagan, Jane Pauley, Jim Jones and moreto take their own lives and kill their own children. People supporting Hearst's
Six degrees of Patty Hearst: Ronald Reagan, Jane Pauley, Jim Jones and more
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
to take their own lives and kill their own children. People supporting Hearst's clemency drew connections between the Jonestown suicide and Hearst's possible brainwashing at the hands of the SLA. John Wayne: The famously right-wing, tough-guy... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Six degrees of Patty Hearst: Ronald Reagan, Jane Pauley, Jim Jones and moreto take their own lives and kill their own children. People supporting Hearst's
Six degrees of Patty Hearst: Ronald Reagan, Jane Pauley, Jim Jones and more
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 26 days ago
to take their own lives and kill their own children. People supporting Hearst's clemency drew connections between the Jonestown suicide and Hearst's possible brainwashing at the hands of the SLA. John Wayne: The famously right-wing, tough-guy... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Six degrees of Patty Hearst: Ronald Reagan, Jane Pauley, Jim Jones and moreto take their own lives and kill their own children. People supporting Hearst's
Six degrees of Patty Hearst: Ronald Reagan, Jane Pauley, Jim Jones and more
Silicon Valley / Posted 26 days ago
to take their own lives and kill their own children. People supporting Hearst's clemency drew connections between the Jonestown suicide and Hearst's possible brainwashing at the hands of the SLA. John Wayne: The famously right-wing, tough-guy... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Death Notices,include his wife, Dolores Jones of San Angelo; and sons Tommy Lee Jones of Jopl
Death Notices,
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 30 days ago
include his wife, Dolores Jones of San Angelo; and sons Tommy Lee Jones of Joplin, Missouri and Mike Jones of Jonestown. BRADY — Valerie Corlton “V.C.” Whitworth, 92, died Wednesday, July 27, 2016. Vistiation is from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Chris Kelly: Make America Hate Againis a you-know-what-show for the ages. I marvel at its ineptitude. A shambolic m
Chris Kelly: Make America Hate Again
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
is a you-know-what-show for the ages. I marvel at its ineptitude. A shambolic mash-up of witch trial, Wrestlemania and Jonestown reboot, the convention offered something for everyone who wants to Make America Hate Again. Where to begin? Let’s... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Man accused of robbing Boost Mobile store in Winston-Salem with assault rifle248 Jonestown Road in Winston-Salem (Google Maps) WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Police
Man accused of robbing Boost Mobile store in Winston-Salem with assault rifle
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 1 months ago
248 Jonestown Road in Winston-Salem (Google Maps) WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Police in Winston-Salem are looking for a man accused of robbing a Boost Mobile store with an AR-15-style assault rifle. Winston-Salem police said the robbery was reported... Read more
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Times News
Nesquehoning couple wed 50 yearscouple has three children: Jacqui Morgans of Nesquehoning, Kira Zickler of Enol
Nesquehoning couple wed 50 years
Times News / Posted 1 months ago
couple has three children: Jacqui Morgans of Nesquehoning, Kira Zickler of Enola and Bryle Zickler married to Courtney of Jonestown. They also have three grandchildren: Brendan and Blake Morgans of Nesquehoning and Molly Zickler of Jonestown.... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Harrisburg woman arrested for punching boy in dept storeJuanee Crawford is accused of repeatedly punching the boy about the head with a
Harrisburg woman arrested for punching boy in dept store
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 1 months ago
Juanee Crawford is accused of repeatedly punching the boy about the head with a closed fist inside the Marshall’s store on Jonestown Road on June 15th. The boy was thought to be between 4 and 5 years old. Crawford had left the store before police... Read more
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Miami New Times
Heavy Drag Is Ready to Bum You Out in the Best Way Possible With a New AlbumWood Sessions, was four songs of dark, dive bar atmospherics that will please f
Heavy Drag Is Ready to Bum You Out in the Best Way Possible With a New Album
Miami New Times / Posted 1 months ago
Wood Sessions, was four songs of dark, dive bar atmospherics that will please fans of Black Rebel Motorcycle Club or Brian Jonestown Massacre. But in spite of what Ruiz-Unger says, there was a hint of pop catchiness in those lyrics, especially... Read more

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