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HUMBLE BEGINNINGS My father is the greatest man I have ever known. He often worked 16 hour+ shifts at a local chemical company that produced carbon catalysts for the automotive industry   > Read the full story...
From Grand Champ to Grand Chump

From Grand Champ to Grand Chump

I have always been the leading champion in my household. I'm not bragging, I'm just truth telling here. Some people are antagonized by the truth but, the facts are the   > Read the full story...

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The GA Lottery Is An Extortion Racket Preying Upon Small Business Arcades!!!        So yesterday, June 17th, my father (Kelley Daniel) and I (Nick   > more...

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As a kid, holidays meant family gatherings at my Uncle's house and hours spent playing with my cousins throughout the home, particularly in the game   > more...

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We bought a house with California Contemporary architecture. It needed a lot of work. Just after moving in, my wife and I were partying at   > more...

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My AI Assisted Back Story I grew up as a child of the '80s, nurtured by the flickering neon lights of malls and the clatter of   > more...

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Greetings everyone. I just wanted to introduce myself.  I'm Eric from Docent Electronics. BTW, after over 30 years, we have stopped selling to distributors because of their price   > more...

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Yes it was the Sterns Beatles Pinball machine that got me hooked on pinball. I am 59 years old and 5 years ago my daughter   > more...

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It?s a new month, so time to join Martin and Jonathan for a brand new edition of the Pinball News and Pinball Magazine joint Pinball Industry News PINcast looking back on May and the first few days of June. This month?s PINcast is just slightly later than usual to make sure it can include the …   Read on...


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Bang Back Pinball Lounge is approaching its fourth year in Columbia, South Carolina, in the entertainment and dining district of 'Five Points.' The founder and general manager, Frederick Richardson, in concert with his staff, has done a great job combining a comfortable lounge with stellar cocktails, a great craft beer selection (16 on tap!), a well-curated next-level menu of culinary delights and a first-class gaming experience.   Read on...


Following our report on their teaser video, Pedretti Pinball today released details of the first title in their planned series of Williams/Bally remakes, Funhouse Remake. The game will be available in two versions, Classic Edition and Midnight Limited Edition, with the Midnight Limited Edition restricted to a run of 750 units. The Classic Edition uses …   Read on...


Pedretti Pinball today confirmed what had been previously discussed in several recent Pinball Industry News PINcast episodes – that their first full remake title will be of William’s Funhouse. In a teaser video released today they showed a glimpse of their first full pinball machine. There are no details of the game announced yet, nor …   Read on...

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