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[Feb. 25th, 2008|11:26 pm]
an amateur historian
02.25.08

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chip kidd could have done better with the cormac mccarthy cover for 'no country for old men.' seriously: i am one who will sometimes judge a book by its cover and while i've liked kidd's stuff in the past, this time the back actually looks better than the front. there, i said it.

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anyone remember being told to open a book--any book--to page 69 and finding something sexual? what the hell was up with that? and giving a girl a gum wrapper where the foil had been peeled away? i'm not lying. i was told that you give a girl what amounts to nothing more than a thin piece of tin foil and she will kiss you.

lies!
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[User Picture]From: ohmavie
2008-02-26 04:28 pm (UTC)
haha.

nobody ever gave me a gum wrapper. :(
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[User Picture]From: handstil
2008-02-26 05:44 pm (UTC)
Oooo, I remember something about gum wrappers and also popping a coke can and getting the tab off some certain way? ha
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