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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

Sunday, July 06, 2008

Candy Girl

Book #22 on my reading list this year was Candy Girl by Diablo Cody. Yup, that's right the screenwriter for Juno was an exotic dancer in Minneapolis for a year and wrote a memoir about it. If you like Cody's snarky humor in Juno or her columns in Entertainment Weekly then you'll probably dig this one. It ain't rocket science and it has more than it's share of shortcomings, but it goes down like candy.

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