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More Fun With “Those Guys Have All The Fun”

Justin June 13, 2011 0

As the SCP book club discussion moved past the initial edition, the writer expected it to continue at it’s initial pace. Quickly, though, it became obvious that would not be the case. The participants,

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Having Fun With “Those Guys Have All The Fun”

Justin May 31, 2011 0

On May 24th, 2011, The book “Those Guys Have All The Fun” hit stores nationwide. In the run-up to release, the authors had been doing the press rounds and a few juicy excerpts had

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Let’s Have Fun With “Those Guys Have All The Fun”

Justin May 23, 2011 0

I’ve been struggling for a couple of days to put into words just how excited I am about reading the ESPN oral history, “Those Guys Have All The Fun.”  I think I’ve finally figured

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Do I Have What It Takes To Read What It Takes? The Final Chapter

Justin March 30, 2011 0

Finally, the answer we’ve all been waiting for:  YES. Today marks the final edition of our ongoing chronicle of one man’s efforts to read a book.  Richard Ben Cramers, “What It Takes,” is a

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Do I Have What It Takes To Read What It Takes? Week 6

Justin March 23, 2011 0

And now, the latest chapter in our ongoing saga of man vs. book, a serial adventure that I’m all but sure is interesting only to me. To catch up any first time readers, I’m

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Do I Have What It Takes To Read What It Takes? Week 5

Justin March 16, 2011 0

Today marks a full 28 days since I began the Herculean task of reading Richard Ben Cramer’s encyclopedia sized tome about the 1988 presidential election, “What It Takes.“ Here’s a quick primer, if, for

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Do I Have What It Takes To Read What It Takes? Week 4

Justin March 9, 2011 0

And  now, another installment in our ongoing series about one man’s journey to the end of a really long book. Today marks 21 days since I began reading Richard Ben Cramer’s mammoth work “What

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Do I Have What It Takes To Read What It Takes? Week 3

Justin March 2, 2011 0

It’s time once again to track my progress as I try  to tackle Richard Ben Cramer’s Magnum Opus, “What It Takes” about the 1988 Presidential campaign. As I’ve stated previously, this book is very

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Do I Have What It Takes To Read What It Takes? Week 2

Justin February 23, 2011 0

It’s been a week since I announced, to much fanfare, that I am reading Richard Ben Cramer’s  Epic, “What it Takes,” about the 1988 Presidential election. Here’s how it’s going so far

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Do I Have What It Takes To Read What It Takes?

Justin February 16, 2011 1

Cracklers, I am a big fan of books.  They provide information, insight and unlike most people, they don’t get angry when you fall asleep half way through using them. Recently, I ordered a book

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