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Forum: Entertainment 06:39 PM - 08/11/14
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Posted By tm decomposer
Read "Us" by David Nicholls when it releases in October. Book is tremendous.

Now reading Faulkner's "Absalom, Absalom!"
Forum: News 07:23 AM - 07/09/14
Replies: 53
Views: 5,055
Posted By tm decomposer
People should just get over the whole stardom with bands that barely make ends meet (and they usually don't.) Part of the reason I stopped attending Warped Tour and concerts was because the people...
Forum: Entertainment 06:39 PM - 06/29/14
Replies: 5,980
Views: 740,287
Posted By tm decomposer
Anyone read Breakfast at Tiffany's by Capote?
Forum: Entertainment 09:34 PM - 06/24/14
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Views: 740,287
Posted By tm decomposer
Reading "Independence Day" by Richard Ford, time to continue living through Frank Bascome. Anyone read this novel?
Forum: General 08:40 AM - 06/19/14
Replies: 8
Views: 268
Posted By tm decomposer
Still listen to this EP a lot. Incredible debut from a band.
Forum: Entertainment 08:05 AM - 06/19/14
Replies: 5,980
Views: 740,287
Posted By tm decomposer
Read a few lately;

Fourth of July Creek - Smith Henderson -- Best book I have read this year. Wow.

The Land of Steady Habits - Ted Thompson -- Was the best book I read this year before reading...
Forum: News 04:05 PM - 06/13/14
Replies: 208
Views: 22,258
Posted By tm decomposer
Was that picture taken with a flip phone?
Forum: Entertainment 06:22 AM - 06/04/14
Replies: 5,980
Views: 740,287
Posted By tm decomposer
I have started a bad habit. When reading one book, I pick up another and become trapped in that book, completely forgetting the other book.

Recent reads;

George Vescey - Eight World Cups -- really...
Forum: News 04:51 PM - 05/29/14
Replies: 11
Views: 1,565
Posted By tm decomposer
What a dumb idea
Forum: Entertainment 03:08 PM - 05/23/14
Replies: 5,980
Views: 740,287
Posted By tm decomposer
Read Monsieur Pain and did not like it that much. Moved quickly in the beginning, but I found myself in the trenches midway. Shame because it is a small novel.

Pick up his poetry, "The Unknown...
Forum: News 01:32 PM - 05/22/14
Replies: 115
Views: 16,528
Posted By tm decomposer
Smart marketing here.
Forum: News 01:30 PM - 05/22/14
Replies: 12
Views: 2,093
Posted By tm decomposer
Remember when he was in TDS for about a week or two? Good times.
Forum: General 08:15 PM - 05/20/14
Replies: 23
Views: 981
Posted By tm decomposer
Eager to listen to this. Just got it today.
Forum: General 08:14 PM - 05/20/14
Replies: 861
Views: 35,893
Posted By tm decomposer
Album has been stuck on my iPhone since I have not updated it, so I have been playing it a lot lately with the nice weather.
Forum: Entertainment 08:12 PM - 05/20/14
Replies: 5,980
Views: 740,287
Posted By tm decomposer
Just finished;

George Saunders - In Persuasion Nation
- Interesting collection that has some really strong stories. Interesting to see Saunders' post-war look through comical prose that at first...
Forum: Sports 03:03 PM - 05/12/14
Replies: 13,253
Views: 193,783
Posted By tm decomposer
Only person I wish was not on the roster is Wondo. Everyone else is who I expected. Glad to see Klinsmann's love affair with Castillo is over.
Forum: General 09:34 PM - 05/07/14
Replies: 330
Views: 16,404
Posted By tm decomposer
I am turned off by Kevin Devine's lyrics. Sad.
Forum: Entertainment 09:31 PM - 05/07/14
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Views: 740,287
Posted By tm decomposer
Also will start reading: Steven Millhauser, Sherwood Anderson, and John Williams' "Stoner." All books I have purchased recently.
Forum: Entertainment 09:29 PM - 05/07/14
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Views: 740,287
Posted By tm decomposer
Here's some recent finished books/what I am working on now:

Lydia Davis - Can't and Won't: Stories
-- Fun collection if you like Davis. I went to a reading down in Albany last fall and she explained...
Forum: Entertainment 09:20 PM - 05/07/14
Replies: 5,980
Views: 740,287
Posted By tm decomposer
The short stories of his are great. Recently read "The Maple Stories" which focuses on the Maple family. Also read "My Father's Tears" which was pretty heartbreaking. A great quote from the title...
Forum: Entertainment 04:08 PM - 04/18/14
Replies: 5,980
Views: 740,287
Posted By tm decomposer
Also, Don lives on 42 Bullet Park Road, Ossining. Very clever.

I'll get back to you on the Pole story but it is one of my favorites, although I love "Escape from Spiderhead" a whole lot.
Forum: Sports 04:05 PM - 04/18/14
Replies: 7,522
Views: 237,747
Posted By tm decomposer
Watch the PTBNL is Ike Davis.
Forum: Entertainment 03:35 PM - 04/18/14
Replies: 5,980
Views: 740,287
Posted By tm decomposer
Off topic but here are my term paper topics:

How the American Dream is faked/delusional: comparative essay on the endings of "Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas" and "The Great Gatsby."

-- In this...
Forum: Entertainment 03:31 PM - 04/18/14
Replies: 5,980
Views: 740,287
Posted By tm decomposer
I was a viewer, but I have failed to watch the past two seasons.

There's an awesome interview in this spring's issue of The Paris Review with Matthew Weiner, the lead writer of Mad Men about...
Forum: Entertainment 03:28 PM - 04/18/14
Replies: 5,980
Views: 740,287
Posted By tm decomposer
You think about the pole one? Or whatever it was? With the dead dad?


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