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Dennis writes stuff for the week of 1/25-1/31

Weeks now are strange. All marked out by deadlines, the need for more deadlines, and fear of both having deadlines and not having deadlines. I joke about being “a gentleman of leisure,” since I work at home (or from home—take … Continue reading

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Every smart thing I can write down in the last hour of 2015

Because humans love round numbers and artificial markers in our lives, here’s everything I can think of noting in the last 60 minutes of 2015. I am now a full time writer. Sure, I had to wait until getting kicked … Continue reading

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I squeeze the last penny out of the video store I loved

Thanks to the nice people at Vox.com (and especially the great Todd VanDerWerff who hooked me up) for giving me the last chance I imagine I’ll get to whine about how the video rental industry (and Videoport, the store where … Continue reading

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It is

So here’s the thing about my depression. Yeah, this is about that. I understand if it’s dull and you don’t want to read about it. I review lots of TV shows and movies on here—they are, I guarantee, more interesting, … Continue reading

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G’bye, Videoport

I write for the Portland Press Herald, which asked me to write about the impending (August 15th) closing of Videoport, the video store where I’ve worked for the past 15 years. So, you know, one of my jobs paid me … Continue reading

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