What are the best books about...(fill in the blank)

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  1. Mr Pink

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    1. Microsoft/Apple
    2. Star Wars
    3. Star Trek
    4. SNL
     
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    What?
     
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    Mr Pink Well-Known Member

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    You know, books?
    About stuff?
     
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    TallTyrion Triggered like a mofo

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    Detectives.
     
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    Icecream.
     
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    Books are like Kryptonite to enwords.
     
  7. Mr Pink

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    About Silicon Valley:
    The New New Thing

    From Michael Lewis, who writes a lot about Wall St and such. Great writer.

    http://amzn.com/0393347818

    "Michael Lewis was supposed to be writing about how Jim Clark, the founder of Silicon Graphics and Netscape, was going to turn health care on its ear by launching Healtheon, which would bring the vast majority of the industry's transactions online. So why was he spending so much time on a computerized yacht, each feature installed because, as one technician put it, "someone saw it onStar Trekand wanted one just like it?""
     
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    crazypreacher Not followin whitey's rules

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    cygnus2112 In The Prep Room

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    Books about what star wars topic?
    movies? toys? music?
     
  13. OV

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    I absolutely love the rank hypocrisy of this endeavor. What a book. It lines bird cages, props up truck tires when your changing a flat; hell, it can double as a door stop. But as an example of how to eat, see-sawing between obesity and starvation is a great way to load the decks for a massive coronary:

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    Death defying adventures of the real variety.
     
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    OV Rapscallion

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    Jayla Ou ai-je l'esprit? Gold

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    Not sure I understand the question, but I'm going to go with the human condition.
     
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  20. SouthernListen

    SouthernListen Seek truth, not confirmation of your opinions VIP

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    Trick question. The answer is "there are no good books about these topics".
     
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