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On September 11, 2001, the city of Melbourne, Australia evacuated its World Trade Center.
This is a short building on the banks of the Yarra River, a short distance from Melbourne’s central business district, a little over ten thousand miles from New York. It used to have a casino; before that, it hosted an exhibition of waxworks from Madam Tussaud’s. If you ran a line from Ground Zero in Lower... Read more of this blog post »
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Average rating: 3.80 · 32,231 ratings · 3,977 reviews · 8 distinct works · Similar authors
Lexicon
3.9 of 5 stars 3.90 avg rating — 12,933 ratings — published 2013 — 17 editions
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Jennifer Government
3.65 of 5 stars 3.65 avg rating — 8,938 ratings — published 2002 — 32 editions
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Syrup
3.91 of 5 stars 3.91 avg rating — 3,899 ratings — published 1999 — 20 editions
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Company
3.72 of 5 stars 3.72 avg rating — 4,039 ratings — published 2006 — 23 editions
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Machine Man
3.75 of 5 stars 3.75 avg rating — 2,408 ratings — published 2009 — 20 editions
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Springtide
3.1 of 5 stars 3.10 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 2007
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Woher kommt der Ausdruck...
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“There's no requirement that jobs be meaningful. If there was, half the country would be unemployed.”
Max Barry, Company

“People resist a census, but give them a profile page and they'll spend all day telling you who they are.”
Max Barry, Lexicon

“I read once that you need two things to be happy: any two of health, money, and love. You can cover the absense of one with the other two... But now I realized this was unmitigated bullshit, because health and money did not compare with love at all.”
Max Barry, Machine Man

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