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View Poll Results: January 2010 MobileRead Book Club Vote
The Machine Stops by E. M. Forster 32 24.43%
Anathem by Neal Stephenson 28 21.37%
Under the Dome by Stephen King 29 22.14%
Inherit the Stars by James P. Hogan 20 15.27%
A Fire Upon the Deep by Vernor Vinge 15 11.45%
Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom by Cory Doctorow 7 5.34%
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Old 01-04-2010, 06:13 PM   #46
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Of course, it will be bigger [and more important] than Bush v Gore.

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It's pretty clear that we need UN Inspectors involved....anybody got their number?
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Old 01-04-2010, 06:43 PM   #47
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If final winning tally is by 6 votes or less, will the Supreme Court be called in to settle this?
Have to go through the regional and state courts first.
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Old 01-05-2010, 07:46 AM   #48
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The Machine Stops is a fantastic story written in 1909, which predicts a kind of (pneumatic) internet. Couldn't put it down. Inherit The Stars is another fav of mine but voted for Forster instead.
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Old 01-05-2010, 08:06 AM   #49
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The Machine Stops is a fantastic story written in 1909, which predicts a kind of (pneumatic) internet. Couldn't put it down. Inherit The Stars is another fav of mine but voted for Forster instead.
Most definitely is. I would love to read it again and discuss it (it's probably at least 12-13 years since I read it last).
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Old 01-05-2010, 11:21 AM   #50
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Numbers sure are close, guys....keep voting!
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Old 01-06-2010, 03:40 AM   #51
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Old 01-06-2010, 05:39 AM   #52
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Old 01-06-2010, 05:45 AM   #53
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Old 01-06-2010, 05:50 AM   #54
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Oh, wait....the deadline got changed....yesterday it said it ended last night....

I'm beginning to think something stinks in Denmark.
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Old 01-06-2010, 11:18 AM   #55
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Oh, wait....the deadline got changed....yesterday it said it ended last night....

I'm beginning to think something stinks in Denmark.
I usually run the poll for 7 days... Nate only had set it up for 4... so I extended it to 7 days. I want to make sure everyone gets to vote since alot of people were away for the holiday.

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Old 01-06-2010, 11:21 AM   #56
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What a close vote, I can't wait to see how it turns out!
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So Now we need more votes for A Fire Upon the Deep!!!
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Vote for Under The Dome! This is NOT your everyday Cone of Silence, my "Smart" friends.

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It's definitely a horse-race now come on folks!


Let's have a clear-cut winner.
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Did WDE do his price list / places to download for these books? If so where?

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