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6 Responses to "Book News for Wednesday, October 10, 2007"
October 19, 2007 at 08:48 AM
I offer no moderation and stand by my opinion.
October 19, 2007 at 08:47 AM
I lived in metro portland 16+ years and was a regular fan & customer of Powells. Entering Powells I always felt like I was entering an alternative world but what fun book buying & selling. Now Portland's a different kettle of fish. At first it was a beautiful & rich city. Times & politics changed and the city began to resemble a european neo-socialist smelly kettle of fish.
October 17, 2007 at 10:24 PM
Oooh, this should be good.
October 17, 2007 at 06:26 PM
Any chance native Portlanders could have a chance to judge if Brockman can accurately represent the true Portland on the Colbert Report? Am I too late? Is there a contingent of Rose City devotees that is familiar with Brockman and I'm out of the loop?
October 17, 2007 at 04:34 PM
Oh my, since Mr. Colbert's publisher has already received at least $15.00 from the good people at Powell's, that means the "hippy & communistic bookstore" has realized perhaps $3.00? You can tell the brilliant author that I would gladly donate $8.00 (in Canadian funds!) rather than see one of my favorite bookstores go under in order to "pay" a talk show host for criticizing one of his best market places. Keep it up Powell's. Do not change a thing. Cheers -- Wendy
October 17, 2007 at 03:47 PM
I am so looking forward to the fore-play between Brockman/Colbert.
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