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Storm of Steel by Ernst Jünger
Storm of Steel
by Ernst Jünger
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With the Old Breed by Eugene B. Sledge
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I wanted to give this book five stars. The only reason I didn't is because of Sledge's habit of relying too heavily on tired forms of description. Considering he had earned a PhD by the time he wrote this book, and also considering the rich tradition ...more
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Hunter S. Thompson
“If the right people had been in charge of Nixon's funeral, his casket would have been launched into one of those open-sewage canals that empty into the ocean just south of Los Angeles. He was a swine of a man and a jabbering dupe of a president. Nixon was so crooked that he needed servants to help him screw his pants on every morning. Even his funeral was illegal. He was queer in the deepest way. His body should have been burned in a trash bin.”
Hunter S. Thompson, Where Were You When the Fun Stopped

Jerry Garcia
“Done time in the lock-up, done time on the streets. Done time on the upswing, and time in defeat. I know what I'm askin'. I know it's a lot. Just to say that I love you. Believe it or not.”
Jerry Garcia

“Like I told my last wife, I said, "Honey, I never drive faster than I can see. Besides it's all in the reflexes. ”
Jack Burton

Jerry Garcia
“Hang me, oh, hang me, so I'll be dead and gone. I wouldn't mind hanging, boys, but you wait in jail so long.”
Jerry Garcia

“When some wild-eyed, eight-foot-tall maniac grabs your neck, taps the back of your favorite head up against the barroom wall, and he looks you crooked in the eye and he asks you if ya paid your dues, you just stare that big sucker right back in the eye, and you remember what ol' Jack Burton always says at a time like that: "Have ya paid your dues, Jack?" "Yessir, the check is in the mail."

Jack Burton

22116 Wheelhouse Magazine & Press — 57 members — last activity Sep 10, 2010 07:29PM
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