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5 Responses to "Book News for Thursday, August 17, 2006"
August 17, 2006 at 03:38 PM
Don't call me Shirley.
August 17, 2006 at 02:28 PM
Surely I can't be the only excited by a new Pynchon novel. Shirley, say it ain't so!
Maggie the Cat
August 17, 2006 at 02:06 PM
...Or maybe you just think this book news is depressing, because you're a happy person, living in a happy neighborhood, working in a happy profession, and can only marvel at Brockman's ability to hit the "depressing" nail right on the head.
August 17, 2006 at 01:35 PM
My apologies, Hank. You're right, that Kevin Sorbo bit
gruesome. Tomorrow I shall do my best to avoid ex-Nazi Nobel Prize winners and keep things light and breezy for the weekend.
August 17, 2006 at 01:33 PM
hey brockman, this is a pretty depressing book news. how about tomorrow you throw in some fun, happy stuff so i don't kill myself?
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