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EFerrari Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Apr-12-07 09:41 PM
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43. Yeah, me, too. I slept with all my favorite boyfriends when I started
Edited on Thu Apr-12-07 09:41 PM by sfexpat2000
reading Vonnegut. He seemed angry and outrageous and hilarious and just what I needed at the time. And, he stayed that way when nobody else did.

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  -If you were going to reread all of Vonnegut, how would you do it and why? sfexpat2000  Apr-12-07 01:38 PM   #0 
  - Start with "Slaughter-House Five" and go from there.  terrya   Apr-12-07 01:39 PM   #1 
  - Why?  sfexpat2000   Apr-12-07 01:44 PM   #4 
     - That's the first Vonnegut novel I read.  terrya   Apr-12-07 01:45 PM   #6 
        - I think I saw the film first -- with all that great music.  sfexpat2000   Apr-12-07 01:48 PM   #8 
           - I remember the film.  terrya   Apr-12-07 03:10 PM   #13 
  - Start with the first one I read: Bluebeard.  Fenris   Apr-12-07 01:41 PM   #2 
  - I barely remember that one. Maybe too many rugrats at the time.  sfexpat2000   Apr-12-07 01:45 PM   #5 
  - Last night, I turned on the computer, read DU...  Bornaginhooligan   Apr-12-07 01:42 PM   #3 
  - I agree. I couldn't find anything so when I can look at people again  sfexpat2000   Apr-12-07 01:47 PM   #7 
     - The Bookstore  FloridaJudy   Apr-12-07 04:47 PM   #29 
        - My copy has wandered out into the Universe. I really enjoyed that one.  sfexpat2000   Apr-12-07 07:54 PM   #34 
  - kick  sfexpat2000   Apr-12-07 02:59 PM   #9 
  - Obviously, I'd start with... "Welcome to the Monkey House".  Prag   Apr-12-07 03:05 PM   #10 
  - "The Last Rites of the Bokononism"  Prag   Apr-12-07 03:22 PM   #14 
  - I just changed my sig to "No damn cat and no damn cradle."  sfexpat2000   Apr-12-07 03:27 PM   #15 
     - I will look forward to seeing it... A vin-dit?  Prag   Apr-12-07 03:31 PM   #18 
        - I think we are in the same karass.  El Fuego   Apr-12-07 04:13 PM   #25 
           - I'd like to think so El Fuego.  Prag   Apr-13-07 11:10 AM   #44 
  - I would start with  MonkeyFunk   Apr-12-07 03:06 PM   #11 
  - It's funny because this morning I realized that apart from S5  sfexpat2000   Apr-12-07 03:29 PM   #16 
  - i would start with: Happy Birthday, Wanda June...  bridgit   Apr-12-07 03:09 PM   #12 
  - Has anyone put on Jailbird? Gawd, that would be awesome.  sfexpat2000   Apr-12-07 03:30 PM   #17 
     - i'm dropping bugs into receptive ears over near union square...  bridgit   Apr-12-07 03:33 PM   #20 
        - That's so cool. Do it! I'm not sure I won't approach someone  sfexpat2000   Apr-12-07 03:36 PM   #21 
           - sad in one sense, while indicative of a great artist; his works are flying...  bridgit   Apr-12-07 03:43 PM   #22 
  - I will start tonight  JitterbugPerfume   Apr-12-07 03:32 PM   #19 
  - I'm starting with Jailbird tomorrow. Local shops sold out  sfexpat2000   Apr-12-07 04:03 PM   #23 
  - I recently re-read "Cat's Cradle."  El Fuego   Apr-12-07 04:11 PM   #24 
  - I started Breakfast of Champions today  Col Jack D Ripper   Apr-12-07 04:16 PM   #26 
  - Salud! I hope you enjoy it.  sfexpat2000   Apr-12-07 07:49 PM   #31 
  - Funny, I'm doing it right now!  janesez   Apr-12-07 04:18 PM   #27 
  - I seem to be going for the nonfiction first.  sfexpat2000   Apr-12-07 08:07 PM   #35 
  - I've been thinking of re-reading his books for quite a while now.  Zookeeper   Apr-12-07 04:39 PM   #28 
  - I snagged some at Amazon today to beat the rush.  sfexpat2000   Apr-12-07 07:51 PM   #32 
  - I'd go with chronological  last_texas_dem   Apr-12-07 06:54 PM   #30 
  - While I was shopping at Amazon, I saw they have tape of  sfexpat2000   Apr-12-07 07:52 PM   #33 
  - I read a lot of it long, long ago, so I'd go chronological.  SmokingJacket   Apr-12-07 08:12 PM   #36 
  - I think his was the first real voice I heard while I read.  sfexpat2000   Apr-12-07 08:51 PM   #37 
  - In the original Tralfamadorian  KamaAina   Apr-12-07 09:31 PM   #38 
  - Best under the Night Canopy.  sfexpat2000   Apr-12-07 09:33 PM   #40 
  - if i could i would like to do it in chronological order  wildhorses   Apr-12-07 09:33 PM   #39 
     - I have a suspicion that he got more compassionate but also more  sfexpat2000   Apr-12-07 09:35 PM   #41 
        - yes, it would be nice to see the evolution  wildhorses   Apr-12-07 09:38 PM   #42 
           - Yeah, me, too. I slept with all my favorite boyfriends when I started  sfexpat2000   Apr-12-07 09:41 PM   #43 

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