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Pinball anottomous

I started playing pinball back when I was moving irrigation pipe one summer during junior high school or high school. There was a Capt. Fantastic at a bowling alley, not much to do in the   » Full story...

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On my trip to Pittsburgh last weekend, I had the opportunity to stop by one of the two pinball locations I wanted to go for: Bradish Street Pinball Parlour or Kickback Pinball   » Full story...

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