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Old 10-10-2012, 08:44 PM   #1
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Personally, I find his theories on time to be very interesting.
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Old 10-10-2012, 08:45 PM   #2
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Old 10-10-2012, 08:45 PM   #3
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Actually, I find his theories of time to be rather shallow and pedantic.
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Old 10-10-2012, 08:48 PM   #4
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Old 10-10-2012, 08:50 PM   #6
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His books were an important part of my teenage years.
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Old 10-10-2012, 08:51 PM   #7
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I adore Cat's Cradle, but I haven't read very much of his other work.
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I adore Cat's Cradle, but I haven't read very much of his other work.

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Old 10-10-2012, 08:53 PM   #9
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Old 10-10-2012, 08:54 PM   #10
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Seems like a cool guy judging by his Wiki.

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if i had time to read books i would totally read his books
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Old 10-10-2012, 08:54 PM   #11
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Old 10-10-2012, 08:59 PM   #13
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Old 10-10-2012, 09:15 PM   #14
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Slaughterhouse Five... End of discussion. Doesn't get trippier on time than that.
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Old 10-10-2012, 09:21 PM   #15
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He is without a doubt my favorite author. Steinbeck is the only person who can dream of coming close.
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if i had time to read books i would totally read his books

Breakfast of Champions is 200 some pages with pictures. Give it a shot.
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He is without a doubt my favorite author. Steinbeck is the only person who can dream of coming close.

Breakfast of Champions is 200 some pages with pictures. Give it a shot.

i just might. i do have a pile of books in the queue first though, never get around to reading them. oh how i long for the holidays
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Old 10-10-2012, 09:41 PM   #17
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Good to see such an amazing author getting some love here.
I've read Slaughterhouse-Five multiple times, and I'm actually headed to the library as soon as I can to pick up Player Piano and Galapagos.
I really love his time travel/determinism theories, and I use it as a basis for judging all literature and film regarding time travel.
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