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Reading Lolita in Tehran

As a soulless Imperialist swine who believes in Capitalism and the rights of young women to wear t-shirts and jeans in public, I found Reading Lolita in Tehran an intriguing book.  It tells the surprising story of Intellectuals living in

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God, No!

God, No! is a collection rants, some of which are about being an atheist, and many of which appear to be random blog posts about nothing in particular.  Being a rich and famous guy, he talks a lot about hanging

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Man In The Dark by Paul Auster

The audio book of Man in The Dark was read by author Paul Auster and he does a brilliant job of bringing this odd story to life.  His voice has a soft cadence and a deliberate touch which perfectly matches

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The Illusionist (2010)

A French cartoon about a magician nearing the end of his career.  We follow him around as he performs his tricks for disinterested audiences, or practically no audience at all.  He is an old school sort of act, who can’t

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