Page 17 of 34 FirstFirst ... 7151617181927 ... LastLast
Results 241 to 255 of 501
  1. #241
    Senior Member Monte666's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Location
    Ogden
    Posts
    156
    Rep Power
    9
    The warriors trail Louis lamore

    Sent from my LG-P999 using Tapatalk 2

  2. #242
    the Chief Old D'oh moevillini's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Location
    Kansas Central University Fieldhouse
    Posts
    6,251
    Rep Power
    44
    Sex on the Moon by Ben Mezrich. Anyone here read it?

  3. #243
    Senior Member Archie Moses's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Location
    You've been hehepeepeecaca'd
    Posts
    6,957
    Rep Power
    41
    http://jazzfanz.com/image.php?type=sigpic&userid=3&dateline=1372802642

  4. #244
    In Pursuit of #PKM UGLI baby's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Location
    гег
    Posts
    28,888
    Rep Power
    137
    Currently reading Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter. Pretty eye opening, to say the least.
    #Hope4Hoiberg #OrOllie

  5. #245
    Senior Member Duck Rodgers's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Location
    Provo
    Posts
    4,550
    Rep Power
    30




    I learned that there is a lot more pretty creepy stuff in development in labs across the world than I was aware of. Some awesome, most creepy. Interesting read though.
    How can he have wisdom whose talk is of bollocks?

  6. #246
    Senior Member dalamon's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    #TheReturn
    Posts
    10,730
    Rep Power
    89
    I've always been really into more classical literature, with exception to the 30s-60s work of people like Hexley, Orwell, Fitzgerald, and what not.


    There was a sale at the local neighbourhood bookstore this week, and I decided to treat myself to buying a few books after completing spring classes this Friday, as it had been nearly a year since I've read a book for fun.

    IMG_0499.jpg

    The leather-bound book is merely a collection of stories from Welsh poet/author, Dylan Thomas (the person behind the reason for Bob Dylan changing his last name to 'Dylan'. I got Catch-22, because I'm really into literature involving war, and it is considered one of the all-time greats. I also want to start reading some Russian literature; the bookstore had three volumes of 'War and Peace' by Tolstoy in these beautiful red leather-bound hardcovers, but it was $270, - 40%. A little steep. I don't know my Russian lit all too well, so I went with a familiar name in Chekhov. Any recommendations from some of you more well-read posters would be very much appreciated.
    Last edited by dalamon; 06-17-2012 at 04:29 PM.

    Quote Originally Posted by UGLI baby View Post
    You need to watch as much of Giannis as you can. He's the next big thing, right now I'd srsly consider taking him over Wuggins and Jabari.
    Quote Originally Posted by fishonjazz View Post
    Good lord i dont know if its ds ambien or you are a demon spawned from chris angel


    *confirmed*

    this post is brought to you by Dairy Queen-- home of the Dilly Bar

  7. #247
    Banned
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    stirring the pot
    Posts
    3,281
    Rep Power
    0
    What's a book?

  8. #248
    Senior Member asian_roger's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Location
    Utah
    Posts
    831
    Rep Power
    14
    Attachment 1020
    For the Sins of my Father
    I just finished this book. It's a great autobiography about Albert DeMeo and his father Roy DeMeo, who was a notorious mafia boss. The public portrayed his dad as a murderous monster, but the son saw him as a loving family man. DeMeo was a very compassionate person towards his family, wild animals, and friends, but he chopped up and murdered many people who owed him money. The first half was heartwarming, but the second half was very dark . The father went out of his way to protect his family from the mafia life (which ultimately leads to his death) and made his son promise not to follow his footsteps. It's definitely a great read for father's day.

    Oh yeah, I recommend reading the Wikipedia biography of him first.
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roy_DeMeo

  9. #249
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Posts
    1,041
    Rep Power
    0
    Currently reading The Help

  10. #250
    Banned
    Join Date
    Jun 2012
    Location
    The pink and the stink
    Posts
    57
    Rep Power
    0
    Quote Originally Posted by BluesRocker View Post
    What's a book?
    An item made out of paper, with words on each page. Or something your mom tried reading to you when you were little but couldn't. Illiteracy's a bitch.

  11. #251
    Banned
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Posts
    1,434
    Rep Power
    0
    A Visit From The Goon Squad



    I thought it was great, anyone else read it?

  12. #252
    Banned
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Posts
    1,434
    Rep Power
    0
    Also...

    This Is How You Lose Her



    A series of short stories about love and love lost. It was pretty good but I think I might have missed some details because I haven't read Oscar Wao yet.

  13. #253
    Senior Member Beantown's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Location
    Look outside your window
    Posts
    6,498
    Rep Power
    33
    The Book of Mormon, has a nice twist ending.
    GVC'S thoughts on the Jazz drafting Hayward......

    Quote Originally Posted by GVC View Post
    Why not just buy a late 1st and draft Luke Babbitt? Better Body, better basketball skills, better athleticism...

  14.  

     

  15. #254
    Senior Member fishonjazz's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    K-TOWN
    Posts
    12,193
    Rep Power
    93
    Im reading the sequel to The Passage (which was a very good book)

  16. #255
    Banned
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Posts
    9,571
    Rep Power
    0
    Game of Thrones. I burned through the first three books, but I'm stalling out on book four.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •