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Tales from the Rat House #3


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EN Tales from the Rat House #3


EN Joe Britz
EN David Hayes
EN Lawrence Livermore


EN Activism
EN About Art, Media, and Technology
EN Anarchism
EN DIY and How-to
EN Music
EN Personal


EN Tales from the Rat House was a publication written for punks with a bent towards left wing politics and humor. The principle editors were Joe Britz, Larry Livermore, and David Hayes who were housemates in the so called “Rat House" in San Francisco. There was close affiliations with the band M.D.C. who once played on the Rat House roof to protest the motorcade of the Pope. Both Larry and David would work closely together on Maximum Rocknroll, the Gilman Street Project, and co-founded Lookout! Records.


EN Joe Britz
EN David Hayes
EN Lawrence Livermore


EN Winston Smith
EN Ann Liquori
EN Helen S. Block
EN Kevin Leyland
EN Wendy
EN Johnni
EN Tom Scut


EN 1986


EN Standard (8 1/2 by 11)
EN Stapled

Number of Pages

EN 10


EN English

See Also

EN Lookout Magazine
EN Lookout Records
EN Potatomen
EN The Lookouts
EN MaximumRocknRoll
EN Punk Planet
EN Very Small Records

Place of Publication

EN San Francisco, CA


EN In Copyright - Educational Use Permitted

Table Of Contents

EN Caught in a Rattrap *By Joe* (2)
Radio, Racism, and Religion: The Words of the Prophets Are Written on the Rathouse Walls *By Lawrence* (3)
Zine Reviews *By Joe* (4)
Letters (4)
Monday Morning *By Kevin* (5)
Of Saviors and Savers *By Tom* (6)
First Impressions of a Recent Transplant *By Helen* (7)
Records & Books Reviews *By Joe and Johnni* (8)
Quit or You’re Fired *By Ann* (10)