MattF sent this article to me. Have heard about this guy. Would be nice to visit it sometime.
He was teaching at Ohio University when he bought his first machine, Gottlieb’s “Subway” for $100. His apartment had so little space that he slept beneath the machine. He bought a second machine, a third machine and so on.
“It’s a hobby that went a little haywire,” Silverman said.
Along the way, he got married, had a son and started a landscaping business. As his pinball collection multiplied, he dreamed about how to showcase it.
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