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  1. Rec 3

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    Set after the movie, with one detail changed...

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    22 Jul 2014

  2. Public Bookmark 3

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    12 Jul 2014

  3. Public Bookmark 1

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    25 Jun 2014

  4. Public Bookmark 1

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    "Fuck you," Billy says calmly, like he's saying it's snowing or something equally obvious.

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    10 Jun 2014

  5. Public Bookmark 3

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    Billy's not sure which he was, in the end.

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    19 May 2014

  6. Public Bookmark 4

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    Despite the music, despite the obvious patchwork lie that makes up the final cut, there is something raw and honest about this damn film, something -- something Geoffrey overused and abused, applied with indiscriminate disaster to his own life, something Shakespearean.

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    16 May 2014

  7. Public Bookmark 1

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    Ray saw Hard Core Logo play, once

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    23 Feb 2014

  8. Public Bookmark 2

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    Joe Dick, punk rocker and front man of the moderately succesful Hard Core Logo, shot himself on December 5th, 1995. On tape. Following director Bruce MacDonald's controversial decision to cut and release his movie documenting the last weeks of Dick's life, Rolling Stone offers you an in-depth look into the life of Joe Dick and Hard Core Logo...

     
    A Rolling Stone article on Hard Core Logo.
    Warning for people on dial-up: Image heavy

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    23 Feb 2014

  9. Public Bookmark 1

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    5 x 100-word fucked-up stand-alone ficlets.

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    23 Feb 2014

  10. Rec 3

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    Billy's not sure which he was, in the end.

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    27 Dec 2013

  11. Public Bookmark 3

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    Billy's not sure which he was, in the end.

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    25 Dec 2013

  12. Public Bookmark 1

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    This is my take on how Joe and Billy first met.

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    4 Dec 2013

  13. Public Bookmark 1

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    16 Mar 2013

    Bookmarker's Notes

    Amazing.

  14. Public Bookmark 1

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    9 Mar 2013

    Bookmarker's Notes

    "Xeriscaping." He pronounced it zero-scaping, and gave me a sardonic look. "What's that, is that like, uh, landscaping for nihilists or something? No scape at all? Hey, I can see that, you just cover everything with cement, and paint it green. Punk gardening. I like it."

    "No, xeriscaping is—it's like—when you live in a dry climate. Desert. People who end up in the desert—usually, they try to have a normal garden, a lawn, 'cause that's what they know. It looks normal to them. But what they don't understand, they don't get it that once you're in the desert you don't get to have that anymore. I mean, you can, but it's—the minute you stop dumping water on it, it dies. Because it doesn't belong there. But if you just go with what you have, if all that'll grow there is cactus and buffalo grass, then that's what you plant, you deal with it, that's the kind of garden you get to have. That's xeriscaping. It's just—" I could see him tuning out, I knew I needed to shut off the words. I couldn't let myself get nervous. "It's just playing the hand you're dealt. That's all. "

  15. Public Bookmark 1

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    The thing is that Joe likes whores.

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    9 Mar 2013

    Bookmarker's Notes

    But when Joe starts calling Billy a whore, it's a bad word, a mean word, twisted in his mouth. Sellout, slut, it's just a matter of slurring. Billy laughs it off, and when he can't laugh it off he fights it, and when he can't fight it anymore he says, "Well, fuck me then, if I'm such a whore, isn't that what you like?"

  16. Public Bookmark 1

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    Tim Bayliss, now an FBI agent, meets Billy Tallent just before going under cover in a fundamentalist Mormon compound.

    Graphic description of violence, less graphic description of sexual abuse, some of it canon.

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    2 Mar 2013

    Bookmarker's Notes

    fond memories.

  17. Rec 3

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    Set after the movie, with one detail changed...

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    8 Feb 2013

  18. Rec 1

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    8 Feb 2013

  19. Rec 1

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    What it says on the tin.

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    7 Dec 2012

  20. Public Bookmark 1

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    A one-night stand between two strangers who have some things in common.

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    7 Dec 2012

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