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Old 11-16-2012, 05:36 PM   #81
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Old 11-16-2012, 05:50 PM   #82
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Recently finished "Strongman" Doug Hepburn Biography, and just about to finish "Bodybuilding...Tracing the Evolution of the Ultimate Physique"

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Old 01-13-2013, 02:34 PM   #84
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Just finished Thomas Mann's Buddenbrooks.

In prospect, it wasn't for me at all: a 731 page family saga that describes the excruciatingly slow decline of a prosperous merchant family in 19th century Germany. Yet after I'd got past the first 60 pages, I didn't want it ever to finish. It's just fantastic, certainly one of the best books I've ever read.

There are many books that we encounter at the wrong stage in our lives - we're either too young or too old for them. Sadly, most of the books we read in high school fit into that category. But just occasionally, a book really closely matches where we are and the way we see the world.

Buddenbrooks certainly isn't for eveyone, but I loved it. I'm looking forward to reading more Thomas Mann.
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The Biography of Malcolm X. Really inspiring, telling all my friends to read it.
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i ve watched the movie
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read some L. Ron Hubbard stories a while back. 1930s sci-fi. he's a legend, but i didn't like the stories.

reading Up and Down on the Downtown Eastside by Chris Walter
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I wrote a paper on that book in college. Still have that book in the dungeon.
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American Sniper , had heard about Chris Kyle before when he was doing interviews about knocking down Jesse Ventura, unluckily I had forgotten all about his book till his tragic death this weekend.
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Currently reading A Clash of Kings, but I'm thinking about putting it down. I just can't get into it like I did Game of Thrones.

Will be reading The Maltese Falcon next, and just previously (before GoT) went on a Kurt Vonnegut kick where I read Cat's Cradle, Slaughterhouse-Five and The Sirens of Titan back to back to back.
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