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Amazon Posts A Loss: I Had No Idea I Bought Quite That Many Books

I just saw an article about how Amazon recently posted a loss in their most recent quarterly earnings. Man, I had no idea I bought quite that many books. As most people who know me are aware, I read quite … Continue reading

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An Anti-Valentine To Amazon

Since it is Valentine’s Day, I’d like to wish my wife a happy Valentine’s Day. I would also like to send an anti-valentine to Amazon.com. Though I love my wife, I do not love Amazon.com very much right now. Amazon … Continue reading

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My Apologies To All The Authors Out There, I Don’t Always Pay Full Price For Your Books.

I was talking to a fellow grad from my MFA program the other day and it was mentioned that one of our former mentors had been shocked to hear that we sometimes bought remainder or bargain books.  The mentor completely … Continue reading

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