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Review: Catch 22 by Joseph Heller

I was an idiot for putting off reading this one for so long. I’ve had a copy for years, but it’s like a million pages long, and there’s a thousand characters, and it’s a million pages long, and everyone knows what Catch-22 means anyway, and it’s like a million pages long. 450 more words

Books

ON THIS DAY: November 10, 2017

November 10th is

Sesame Street Day *

Area Code Day *

Forget-Me-Not Day *

Vanilla Cupcake Day

U.S. Marine Corps Day *

World Science Day for Peace and Development * 1,078 more words

History

November & December Book Announced

Catch-22 By Joseph Heller

A Nation-Wide Sensation

More than fifty years after its original publication, Catch-22 remains a cornerstone of American literature and one of the funniest—and most celebrated—books of all time. 148 more words

Books

Magazine

Playboy magazine is one of the influences on this blog, though not the dominant one as I have reservations about its development into just another multinational corporation; and about the lifestyle adopted by its now recently deceased founder, although his harem were all… 956 more words

Lifestyle

Stevieslaw: Trump Demands Pledge

Stevieslaw: Trump Demands Pledge

President Trump, clearly playing to his strength, doubled down today by calling for all football players to recite the pledge of allegiance after each touchdown is scored. 205 more words

Humor

Mailbox Monday and What I’m Reading: 25/9/17

Today’s a holiday where I am, so I doubt I will even be awake when this post appears! I had a pretty busy weekend, including a trip to the Perth Royal Show. 321 more words

Mailbox Monday