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Old 12-11-2017, 01:43 PM   #1
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The All-New Book Club

More announcements will be coming shortly, but we're starting with something easy.

A new book club needs a new name. Suggestions taken until December 16 at noon, EST, to be followed by a three-day poll with all the possibilities.
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Old 12-11-2017, 02:49 PM   #2
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The New Leaf Book Club -- we're turning over a new leaf. Also, links back to leaf as in page.

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Old 12-11-2017, 02:50 PM   #3
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Old 12-11-2017, 04:10 PM   #4
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I've received an anonymous suggestion: ACME Book Club.
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Old 12-11-2017, 04:25 PM   #5
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Old 12-11-2017, 04:28 PM   #6
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Old 12-11-2017, 04:30 PM   #7
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I vote for Booky McBook Club.

Just remember Boaty McBoatface. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boaty_McBoatface

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Old 12-11-2017, 04:33 PM   #8
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Won't work. We don't have the Coyote & Road Runner with us.
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Old 12-11-2017, 04:38 PM   #9
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Won't work. We don't have the Coyote & Road Runner with us.
I have a soft spot for Looney Tunes.
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Old 12-11-2017, 04:40 PM   #10
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I'm just afraid the club would get hammered and flattened.
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Old 12-11-2017, 04:42 PM   #11
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I'm just afraid the club would get hammered and flattened.
We would have the nominations and they'd work perfectly. Then we'd have the vote and then get hammered and flattened.
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Old 12-11-2017, 05:01 PM   #12
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I ran across this quote recently and I think it could be fun:
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Books are a uniquely portable magic. - Stephen King
So, the Portable Magic Book Club
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Old 12-11-2017, 05:25 PM   #13
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So, the Portable Magic Book Club
Part of me likes this, for the reference to the underlying quote, but mostly I think it probably creates the wrong initial impression about what sort of books we read.
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Old 12-11-2017, 05:33 PM   #14
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Part of me likes this, for the reference to the underlying quote, but mostly I think it probably creates the wrong initial impression about what sort of books we read.
We just need to add the quote a few places so the intention becomes more clear.
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Old 12-11-2017, 09:58 PM   #15
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Since we're all into electronic books, how about Electric Avenue Book Club?
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