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Book Review - Decision Points - By George W. Bush -

There is something very modern, almost New Agey, and endearingly insecure, about the tone and posture the son adopts in “Decision Points.” Even as he’s bombing Baghdad back to the Stone Age, he’s very much in touch with his feelings. In college, he says, he was appalled to learn how the French Revolution betrayed its ideals.

Book Review - Finishing The Hat - By Stephen Sondheim -

The book “Finishing the Hat” becomes a metaphor for that feeling of joy, the little squirt of dopamine hitting the brain when the artist creates a work of art. It’s a feeling so addictive the artist is willing to forgo love in order to experience artistic bliss. It could be a metaphor for Sondheim’s love of songwriting. “Finishing the Hat” — a fascinating compilation of lyrics, commentary and anecdotes, covering the years 1954 to 1981 — is essentially about process, the process of writing songs for theater.


Google Book Downloader - Home

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Google Book Downloader is small utility which allows you to save book as PDF from google to your local filesystem.

Blambot Comic Fonts and Lettering

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Comic book lettering has some grammatical and aesthetic traditions that are quite unique. What follows is a list that every letterer eventually commits to his/her own mental reference file. The majority of these points are established tradition, sprinkled with modern trends and a bit of my own opinion having lettered professionally for a few years now.



Miscellany and Language: A review of Everything is Miscellaneous ::

It is about classification: classification of physical things, classification of information, classification of knowledge, classification of meaning.

'The Overlook' by Michael Connelly

"The Overlook" is the 13th novel by Michael Connelly to star Hieronymus "Harry" Bosch, and by now, he really is our detective. Read one in the series and you love the guy. Read several and you become the guy."

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