Monthly Archives: September 2011

Existentialist Recalls Exactly Where He Was When He Heard About 9/11 Terrorist Attack, But Wonders ‘Why Was I There?’

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Violence Spreads as Jerry’s Kids Turn Up Heat To Protest Lewis’ Ouster From MDA

LAS VEGAS – On the bloodiest day of the week-long surge that has caused more than 750 deaths and billions of dollars in damage in this world famous desert resort, Jerry’s Kids continued to hammer hotels along the iconic Las Vegas Strip with mortar

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About Carbolic
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“Nothing is sacred for the guys who run Carbolic Smoke Ball. Nothing.” Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

How Carbolic started an urban legend.

The Carbolic Book Award

Zombies Ate My Headlines won a Gold Medal at the 2009 Independent Publisher Awards as the Best Humor Book of the Year. And we didn't even have to bribe the selection committee.
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