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0-10 36 83.72%
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Old 06-19-2010, 09:41 AM   #1
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Old 06-19-2010, 09:42 AM   #2
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Old 06-19-2010, 09:57 AM   #3
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20. I own and wear a cowboy hat, Kangol hat, fedora and/or bowler.
I own all of these hats except the fedora, although it's been a while since I've worn some of them, so I gave myself .5 for this question.
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Old 06-19-2010, 10:18 AM   #4
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Old 06-19-2010, 10:24 AM   #5
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See, people who use a liseuse are perfectly normal.
a what?
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Old 06-19-2010, 10:33 AM   #6
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Old 06-19-2010, 10:45 AM   #7
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a what?
A liseuse. My Sony PRS 505 Liseuse is one of my best tech purchases of all time.
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Old 06-19-2010, 10:47 AM   #8
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Old 06-19-2010, 10:49 AM   #9
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a what?
You never heard of a liseuse? It's the modern generic name for an ebook reader - I thought everyone knew that
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Old 06-19-2010, 10:50 AM   #10
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I too thought it was in common usage It mustn't have reached Mobileread yet
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Old 06-19-2010, 10:53 AM   #11
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Old 06-19-2010, 11:31 AM   #12
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-=Sigh=- 16. I would have scored higher if I used past tense I have, in my adult life, owned and worn a cowboy hat, I did live with my parents after the age of 22, etc
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Further demonstrating my geekiness, I googled (using "Google" as a verb should count on the test, IMHO) and found it is an actual word in French. How is it pronounced around here? Does it rhyme with tissue?

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Old 06-19-2010, 11:37 AM   #13
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Old 06-19-2010, 11:38 AM   #14
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Further demonstrating my geekiness, I googled (using "Google" as a verb should count on the test, IMHO) and found it is an actual word in French. How is it pronounced around here? Does it rhyme with tissue?
liss - erze

It means "a lady's bed jacket", or "a reading light".
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Old 06-19-2010, 11:43 AM   #15
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Further demonstrating my geekiness, I googled (using "Google" as a verb should count on the test, IMHO) and found it is an actual word in French. How is it pronounced around here? Does it rhyme with tissue?
yep, it's the french word for "dedicated reading device". some people on mobileread have adopted it because it provides a good, unambiguous word for the device, and because they like the way it sounds.

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It means "a lady's bed jacket", or "a reading light".
don't show bad faith harry, you know perfectly well it means a dedicated reading device in french in this context.
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