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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 03-28-2010, 08:47 PM   #91
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Perhaps I’ve been a bit hasty in wanting to see something besides The Egg and I win the voting. After all; a book that begins by using the following quote to introduce Part I can’t be all bad:

Such duty as the subject owes the prince,
Even such a woman owes to her husband.
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Old 03-28-2010, 08:47 PM   #92
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Perhaps I’ve been a bit hasty in wanting to see something besides The Egg and I win the voting. After all; a book that begins by using the following quote to introduce Part I can’t be all bad:

Such duty as the subject owes the prince,
Even such a woman owes to her husband.
— Shakespeare


Ole Billy must have never married.

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Old 03-28-2010, 09:07 PM   #93
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I had to keep a look-out for the wife while I wrote that post!
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Old 03-28-2010, 09:22 PM   #94
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Perhaps I’ve been a bit hasty in wanting to see something besides The Egg and I win the voting. After all; a book that begins by using the following quote to introduce Part I can’t be all bad:

Such duty as the subject owes the prince,
Even such a woman owes to her husband.
— Shakespeare



Hey, that's dirty pool. pulling out the feminist card...

Guess it depends on the the ratio of male to female voters though.

I see your avatar is still on vacation. How's tricks?
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Ok... I finally voted for.....




Lamb...



sorry about that Jon!

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... but I am adding Topper to my toread list and putting it on my Kindle.

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Old 03-28-2010, 10:56 PM   #97
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Hey, that's dirty pool. pulling out the feminist card...

Guess it depends on the the ratio of male to female voters though.
I learned dirty tricks watching American politics!

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I see your avatar is still on vacation. How's tricks?
I hear a rumor he may be back tomorrow. I haven't from him directly since he left to visit Ea's avatar in Denmark. Neither of us knows what they've been up to.
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Ok... I finally voted for.....

Lamb...
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... but I am adding Topper to my toread list and putting it on my Kindle. ...
You'll love it! Trust me! Have I ever lied to you?

Well, trust me anyway!
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I hear a rumor he may be back tomorrow. I haven't from him directly since he left to visit Ea's avatar in Denmark. Neither of us knows what they've been up to.
I made that mistake too. I think she said she was in Australia... her profile actually says "Danmark" but not where that is.

So, Ea... spill the beans... what country are you a resident of?

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I made that mistake too. I think she said she was in Australia... her profile actually says "Danmark" but not where that is.

So, Ea... spill the beans... what country are you a resident of?

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No wonder my avatar's been gone so long. If he went to Denmark before traveling to Australia he's probably lost! That would explain why Ea's avatar is missing. No doubt her avatar has been out looking for my avatar!

Kids. Sheesh! Whatcha' gonna' do?
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I made that mistake too. I think she said she was in Australia... her profile actually says "Danmark" but not where that is.

So, Ea... spill the beans... what country are you a resident of?

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Why, The Kingdom of Denmark of course I just spelled it like it's supposed to be

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No wonder my avatar's been gone so long. If he went to Denmark before traveling to Australia he's probably lost! That would explain why Ea's avatar is missing. No doubt her avatar has been out looking for my avatar!
Given the weather they ought to have gone to Australia, but I know no more than you
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Come on folks.. give Lamb a try... What other book has Biff? Biff is a real funny guy. Biff is a lot more funny then an egg or a detective named Thursday. Besides.
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Hey I was thinking about Biff and thinking there is a writing opportunity here for

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Come on folks.. give Lamb a try... What other book has Biff? Biff is a real funny guy. Biff is a lot more funny then an egg or a detective named Thursday. Besides.
Really? Have you read all 3 books?

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