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Tuesday, January 19, 2010

'Nad Fad

Posted By on 01.19.10 at 09:30 AM

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Olympia Daily Recorder, October 16, 1922. The Twenties were legendarily a decade of fads: flagpole-sitting, dance marathons, mahjong, Nietzschean thrill-killings, and, of course, wholesale testicle-theft.

Though maybe that last one wasn't really all that prevalent after all. Here we see the luckless Harry Johnson subjected to mounting scrutiny just days after coming forward as the city's second victim of gland banditry. It was perhaps only a matter of time before Occam's Razor was brought to bear on his story. To be continued.

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