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The Egg and I by Betty MacDonald 19 25.33%
Topper by Thorne Smith 5 6.67%
A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole 10 13.33%
My man Jeeves by P G Wodehouse 2 2.67%
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court by Mark Twain 7 9.33%
Fool by Christopher Moore 3 4.00%
Augustus Carp, Esq. - Being the Autobiography of a Really Good Man by Henry Bashford 0 0%
A Damon Runyon Omnibus 1 1.33%
Lamb: The Gospel According to Biff, Christ's Childhood Pal by Christopher Moore 10 13.33%
The Eyre Affair by Jasper Fforde 16 21.33%
Candide by Voltaire 2 2.67%
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Old 03-26-2010, 11:48 AM   #16
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That sounds good, but what if the tiebreaker poll ends in a tie?
May I suggest that then we break up into smaller groups until the next month; but I really like the idea of first attempting to keep everyone on the same page.
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Old 03-26-2010, 12:16 PM   #17
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That sounds good, but what if the tiebreaker poll ends in a tie?
I won't vote in the tie breaker. So, if that ends in a tie, I will have the tie breaking vote. Sort of like how the vice president can break ties in the senate.

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I won't vote in the tie breaker. So, if that ends in a tie, I will have the tie breaking vote. Sort of like how the vice president can break ties in the senate.

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Fool, or Lamb? Both sound good to me. Anybody want to campaign a little to help me choose?
Go for Lamb. Religious humor can be really funny. Remember Monty Python's Life of Brian.
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I don't know Tom, I kinda like Biden.....
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I don't know Tom, I kinda like Biden.....
I love Biden! Name another Vice-President who can make you smile just by the way he introduces the President?

Now I know why Obama picked him. His much-touted experience was just frosting on the cake; Joe Biden's main purpose is to entertain!
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I love Biden! Name another Vice-President who can make you smile just by the way he introduces the President?

Now I know why Obama picked him. His much-touted experience was just frosting on the cake; Joe Biden's main purpose is to entertain!
I thought that was great!
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At the moment, I'm torn between Fool and The Eyre Affair. Both incorporate literature into their humor. One is sci-fi, the other is a period piece. Both look good.

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Man, I don't know what to vote for. It's between "Topper," "The Eyre Affair," and "Confederacy of Dunces." Hrmmm.
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Lamb is a period piece as well. It's just a lot older period.
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A vote for Lamb is a vote for a LOL/ROTFLYAO experience. A vote for anything else is a vote for a why did I vote for this experience.

Also, Lamb is cheaper to buy then The Eyre Affair. Plus some of you might be lucky enough to get Lamb from the library.

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Looks like Eyre is well in the lead! Yeah!

I just checked my library, no ebook, but the audio book is available.

And keep in mind if you don't vote right, this could happen to your country too:

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/35988484...ience-science/
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Rita Mae Brown didn't make the cut, huh?
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