The Sticky Icky: Slam Bang Redux

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Meant to get to this yesterday, when Dallas iMedia Network sent word of its Slam Bang Theater 50th-anniversary celebration scheduled for September 24 (an in-studio taping for which you'll need to RSVP) and September 26, when, at the Scott Theatre in Fort Worth, Richard Kent will screen his doc Icky Twerp: The Electronic Babysitter about the genius beneath the hat and behind the specs, Bill Camfield. By way of a sneak peek at the past, which my dad remembers like it was the day before yesterday, that's the trailer at top.

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