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MAD magazine covers

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Mad is an American humor magazine founded by publisher William Gaines and editor Harvey Kurtzman in 1952. Offering satires on all aspects of American pop culture, the monthly publication deflates stuffed shirts and pokes fun at common foibles. Here's some scans of every MAD magazine cover, all for free.

Pater Noster

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Christusrex.org has collected the Pater Noster in some 1332 languages and dialects, complete with images of the prayers.

The last chronicles of Thomas Covenant

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I noticed that Stephen Donaldson has delivered The Runes of the Earth, the first book in what seems to be the 3rd trilogy in the 'Thomas Covenant' series. I've read the books some 10 years ago, and was very pleased to see that the books were reprinted last year. I managed to buy the first trilogy last year, but couldn't yet find the second serie in the shop. Can't wait to read the next serie, though Thomas Covenant won't appear in the last trilogy : he was killed in the sixth book, so now Linden Avery takes over.

Book blog

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Boekblog (Book blog) is a refreshing blog by Dimitri Antonissen, a young Antwerp writer. In the last series of posts, he publishes short stories/poetry on different Belgian and Dutch blogs, like these excellent poems Trouwen and Kermis

Page 23

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  1. Grab the nearest book.
  2. Open the book to page 23.
  3. Find the fifth sentence.
  4. Post the text of the sentence in your journal along with these instructions.

From The eyes of the dragon by Stephen King :


And it is quite possible that that was actually the only reason.

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