Throwback Thursday: Pinball: The Gateway Drug

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According to the Toronto Star, pinballers were such ruffians back in the day. Arcades were full of “pinball cults,” “hot nights” and addicted players with easy access to commit criminal acts. Also, drugs of course. Don’t forget the drugs. Will somebody please think of the children?!


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Author: SSB

You will find me at a pinball tournament, and sometimes behind a microphone for some reason. Have more fun! Play more pinball! Support the hobby on twitter by using #pinball. Currently: Attacking Mars. BAO!

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