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Base hits

by | Aug 3, 2021 | Composition, Grammar, Humor

Dusty Hill played base? Who knew?

Proofreading would have saved this news clipping

Which base? First base? Third base?

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"Mick" is Michael Campbell, a book designer, graphic artist and writer. His humor column, The Dumpster, closes every issue of Food & Spirits Magazine. Author of Are You Going To Eat That?, and the new 2017 book of seventy hilarious all new essays, Of Mice and Me.
A singer songwriter too. New CD My Turn Now is available now!