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Good, Clean Fun: This Rock Star Parties Hard (with Hot Wheels and Wacky Packs)

Dave Schools is not your typical Hot Wheels collector. Certainly, his passion for toy cars was not why I called him up last fall, when I was writing a story about a new book called “Poster Children,” which covers 25 years of concert posters produced by the band School…

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