The BCT wrote a story about my friends who play in the South Jersey Burlington County Pinball League.
Before entering, you hear the clamor of bells ringing, the clang of silver balls colliding, and the roar of superheroes’ voices. Then you see them: 16 men stooped over pinball machines that line the room, banging on buttons, as bulbs flash wildly.
This wasn’t some dark, shaftlike arcade in a mall. It was the lower level of Robert Mooney’s home in Medford on a Tuesday meet-up night for the Burlington County Pinball League.