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What We Won't Do by Brock Clarke
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Sep 22, 2010

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Read from September 22 to 29, 2010

Interesting, inventive stories, set against the backdrop of paper mill workers, disillusioned journalists and failed teachers. My observations are that the male characters are frequently depressed, sometimes alcoholic and self-destructive, and that the women are disappointed and frequently leave the main characters. Recurring themes: "Why can't we be better people?" "What can you count on?" "What won't we do to hurt each other?"

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