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Fahrenheit 451
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Richard Richard said: "It's hard to believe this was published in 1953. Bradbury is incredibly prescient here. Reading is no longer allowed and for the most part is longer even desirable for the same reasons homes no longer have front porches, namely the endless distractio...more "

 
The Historian
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The Hobbit
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Richard Richard said: "I'm reading this to Henry, who actually sits still for it and is following the story. I remember reading it to Parker when he was about the same age, and I'm not sure who enjoys the experience more, the boys or me. "

 

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"I think human consciousness is a tragic misstep in evolution." Rust Cohle, True Detective
But all the same, I am strongly convinced that not only too much consciousness but even any consciousness at all is a sickness.” (PevearAnonymous
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JFK and the Unspeakable by James W. Douglass
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Blood Meridian, or the Evening Redness in the West by Cormac McCarthy
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Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
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An Ethic for Christians and Other Aliens in a Strange Land by William Stringfellow
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Where Do We Go from Here by Martin Luther King Jr.
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Letter from the Birmingham Jail by Martin Luther King Jr.
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A Testament of Hope by Martin Luther King Jr.
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A Theology of Liberation by Gustavo Gutiérrez
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