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"Before you know it as the years go by, you're just like other people you have seen, with all those peculiar human ailments. Just another vehicle for temper and vanity and rashness and all the rest. Who wants it? Who needs it? These things occupy the place where a man's soul should be." -- Henderson the Rain King

Thursday, May 24, 2007

Chuck Klosterman IV

Book #19 of my '07 reading list was Chuck Klosterman IV: A Decade of Curious People and Dangerous Ideas.

A collection of previously published works, IV is classic Klosterman. If you love him and his crazy ways you'll love this collection, if you hate him then it probably makes for a good doorstop. Topics range from Britney Spears to Wilco, rock cruises to cover bands, Goth Disney to Johnny Carson and there's even a short story to top things off.

If you're cheap and/or technically inclined you can probably find a good bit of these pieces online. I'm just sayin'.

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