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Don't Forget to Bring a Towel...

“A towel, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, says, is about the most massively useful thing an interstellar hitchhiker can have. Partly it has great practical value.

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Absolutely LOVED this Quote! :-)

“A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.”

— Douglas Adams

Quotes

Outrage and Books

We walked the dog on the beach again today. I’m beginning to sense a theme.

In the beginning the Universe was created. This has made a lot of people very angry and has been widely regarded as a bad move.’ 94 more words

42!! A Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Birthday Party

This month, one of my good friends celebrated her 42 years. So when her husband approached me about a surprise birthday party, the conversation went something like this: 845 more words

Pop Culture

Towels and other stuff you shoud almost always bring on your Travels.

“… a towel has immense psychological value. For some reason, if a strag (strag: nonhitchhiker) discovers that a hitchhiker has his towel with him, he will automatically assume that he is also in possession of a toothbrush, washcloth, soap, tin of biscuits, flask, compass, map, ball of string, gnat spray, wet-weather gear, space suit etc., etc. 627 more words

Douglas Adams

A short review of Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams

Though I enjoy some science fiction, I normally I have very little interest in comedies. I was recommended HHGTTG by a really good friend and I’m very glad I gave it a shot. 108 more words

Book Review

Douglas Adams - Ristorante al termine dell'universo

Ecco concluso il secondo capitolo della saga di Adams: sicuramente divertente (ma meno del primo), scorrevole (ma meno del primo). Sono molto combattuta se proseguire con la lettura dei successivi capitoli, purtroppo ho il difetto di non leggere mai di seguito più di due libri dello stesso autore! 43 more words

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