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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 01-06-2010, 07:46 PM   #61
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Did WDE do his price list / places to download for these books? If so where?

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Old 01-06-2010, 08:45 PM   #62
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Oh, Don, m'dear! What happened to your signature? Is it sick? It looks all bloated and scarlet (and a bit blueish and pale in places). Are you sure it's all right?
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May the Dome Be With You!

Vote for Under The Dome! This is NOT your everyday Cone of Silence, my "Smart" friends.

"'Twas the Night Before The Dome
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With a Knife under his Blouse!"


(He was a cross-dresser! Creative License....to kill! )

If you want to read The Real Thing, then get off your culo, and VOTE for UNDER THE DOME, amigo!


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Old 01-06-2010, 08:46 PM   #63
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Did WDE do his price list / places to download for these books? If so where?

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Who's WDE?
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Old 01-06-2010, 08:47 PM   #64
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Vote, vote, vote!!!! But not for S. King.... Please. Anything but. It's not like there's already a discussion about that book here at MR.... Not at all.

Edit: We love E . M. Forster, and we would very much like to see his much accomplished short story to win (in comparison to Anathem and Under the Dome).

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Old 01-06-2010, 08:57 PM   #67
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What a mess. Mr. Bob takes a short vacation and anarchy breaks out.

Only 6 votes for Down in any case.

Is it really not supposed to be here?
It really is not supposed to be here. It never got the three nominations needed to make it to the poll.
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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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Bob, can you edit the poll to remove Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom such that the people who voted can vote again?
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Can't Stephen King come up with an idea that doesn't steal from The Simpsons?
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Can't Stephen King come up with an idea that doesn't steal from The Simpsons?
*G* then I might actually read the book (good to know I wasn't the only one thinking of that movie).
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Bob, can you edit the poll to remove Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom such that the people who voted can vote again?
That would be great - especially if they could then vote for "The machine stops" by E M. Forster.

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