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1 hr ago | AusGamers

Earn Team Fortress 2 Hats by Pre-Ordering Wolfenstein: The New Order

Alternate history Nazi shooter Wolfenstein: The New Order is now available for pre-order via Steam , and to help sweeten the deal Valve has dealt a blow to all hat collectors by offering free Team Fortress 2 headgear to anyone plunking down cash early.

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Related Topix: Wolfenstein: The New Order, Bethesda Softworks, MachineGames, Life, Hobbies

5 hrs ago | Pipestone County Star

On display

A German Bezard compass, a canvas water/feed bucket for horses and a 75 mm French artillery shell are part of the newest community collection exhibit at the Pipestone County Museum.

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Related Topix: Pipestone County, MN, Pipestone, MN, Life, Hobbies

9 hrs ago | Hypebot

Can Symbolic Objects Revive Music Collecting?

Collecting music in the digital age is often perceived as an individual problem, which it is because collecting is personal, but it's also a problem for musicians as a whole who benefit from the human compulsion to build collections.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Psychology, Science

12 hrs ago | Capital Weekly

Midcoast Antique Study Club seeks charter members

The Midcoast Antique Study Club is now forming and looking for charter members. A formation and planning meeting will be held Tuesday, April 29, at 6 pm, at the Camden Public Library.

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Related Topix: Arts, Architectural Design, Life, Hobbies

16 hrs ago | Retro thing

Ikea Discontinues Expedit, Puts Vinyl Fans Into A Spin

We've written before about the challenges of collecting vinyl - I've joked that those around us probably regard our hobby as a "lifestyle choice".

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies

21 hrs ago | Business Opportunities Weblog

50 Side Businesses Ideas

Trent Hamm at The Simple Dollar has compiled a great little list of 50 side business ideas that he's collected.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Antiquing

Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Brooklyn Paper

For the record: Carroll Gardens photographer captures vinyl lovers' collections

A Carroll Gardens photographer is releasing a book of images that peer into the lives of vinyl fetishists - the record-collecting kind - and you can get your hands on an initial pressing during the book's launch party at Dumbo's PowerHouse Arena on April 19. "Dust & Grooves: Adventures in Record Collecting" chronicles 130 vinyl record collectors ... (more)

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY

Washington Times

HURT: Wilson and Obama a 100 years apart, but so alike

Most people would pay less in taxes and the prices of everyday goods would drop, he promised.

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Politico

Can't fool Uncle Sam - Corporations: Tax dodgers or tax oppressed?...

CAN'T FOOL UNCLE SAM. Well friends, here we are again, Tax Day! I'm sure at least a few of you out there are still pulling together the receipts and forms to file today but you might want to think twice if you're hoping to pull one over on the IRS.

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Related Topix: Tax, Life, Hobbies, American University

AmmoLand

Did Police Violate Rights at NC Gun Turn In?

Winston Salem had its second gun turn in event this year . They spent over $40,000 in the two events, collecting over 475 firearms, 364 on March 15th , and 111 yesterday , the 12th of April.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Home Listing, Home

The News-Review

How will life's curveballs shape who you are? | Moms

Family: Husband; daughter, less than one; baby girl due this summer Occupation: Homemaker, technical writer by trade , quilter, blogger on occasion, vintage treasure-hunter About: Adrienne transplanted from Boise, Idaho two years ago with her husband, Nick, to seek out new adventures in Oregon.

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Related Topix: Wine, Drink, Umpqua, OR, Douglas County, OR, Life, Hobbies, Antiquing, Scrapbooking

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Bayside

The History of Valentines

Beverly Fay, a member of the National Valentine Collectors Association, will speak to the Glendale Senior Citizens' Club on Wednesday, February 12, at 1:30 p.m. in the clubroom on the lower level of Glen Hills Middle School, 2600 W. Mill Road.

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Home

Collectors converging on Ft. Devens Museum

On Saturday, April 19, at 1 p.m., at the Fort Devens Museum, 94 Jackson Road, four collectors of military paraphernalia will bring items that fascinate them and tell why and how such collecting is important in their lives.

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Related Topix: Devens, MA, Life, Hobbies, Entertainment

Sunherald.com

Debt Adviser: Charged-off debt must still be paid

ANSWER: Yes, oui, ja, da, si and dui. In any language, including good ol' American legalese, you must pay.

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Salem News

Former area librarian being featured at KSU for her pop-up collection

Carol Davis, who retired from the Leetonia library in 1983, recently donated over 500 pop-up books to the university library and has now been invited to speak about collecting the books a special symposium next month.

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Related Topix: Libraries, Leetonia, OH, Life, Hobbies

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Refinery 29

How To Antique-Shop Like A Pro

You've been watching Antiques Roadshow on PBS since you were a kid - you're hooked, and it's all your grandparents' fault.

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Asbury Park Press

Snapshots in time

Over the last few years, author Ransom Riggs has turned a collection of compellingly odd photos into a powerhouse literary franchise.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Virginian-Pilot

Stamp act: Norfolk Philatelic Society looks to increase membership

From left, John Stanfield, Greg Waldecker, Joe Weintrob and Jerome Rubin are members of the Norfolk Philatelic Society.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Stamp Collecting

TwinCities

Woman's body found in Maplewood creek

A deer antler collector found the body of a fully clothed, middle-age woman in a creek bed Saturday afternoon in Maplewood's Kohlman Creek Preserve.

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Related Topix: Maplewood, MN, Life, Hobbies, Ramsey County, MN

Retro thing

Ikea Discontinues Expedit, Puts Vinyl Fans Into A Spin

We've written before about the challenges of collecting vinyl - I've joked that those around us probably regard our hobby as a "lifestyle choice".

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies

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