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Dr. Strange Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Apr-09-10 09:29 AM
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37. Yes, but the assholery serves a purpose.
The Golden Path is the only way to save humanity, and it requires this "ultimate predator" as Leto calls himself.
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     - The prequels written by Brian Herbert...  Salviati   Oct-02-05 12:30 PM   #12 
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  - My dear Orrex,  Dr. Strange   Jan-22-10 09:49 AM   #15 
  - I wish I could recommend this post!!  TZ   Jan-22-10 10:13 AM   #16 
  - Would you two get a room already?  Orrex   Jan-22-10 03:14 PM   #17 
     - See dude..  TZ   Jan-22-10 03:19 PM   #18 
  - ,  Orrex   Jan-26-10 08:54 AM   #19 
     - Oh yes, abomination hawt!  Dr. Strange   Jan-26-10 12:14 PM   #20 
  - Okay, are you done yet?  Dr. Strange   Feb-04-10 12:29 PM   #21 
     - Oh. Yeah. Finished it about a week ago. (SPOILERS)  Orrex   Feb-04-10 04:56 PM   #22 
        - Try Children of Dune  TZ   Feb-05-10 09:20 AM   #23 
        - As a matter of fact, you're right!  Orrex   Feb-21-10 10:53 PM   #32 
           - I've read them all and think they are okay.  TZ   Feb-24-10 10:31 AM   #33 
        - Did you see the Children of Dune miniseries?  Dr. Strange   Feb-05-10 09:41 AM   #24 
           - Can't I just read the Wiki entry?  Orrex   Feb-05-10 10:12 AM   #25 
              - Well, Chani is dead, so you don't have to worry about her being described.  Dr. Strange   Feb-05-10 11:04 AM   #26 
                 - Page 18, you bastard!  Orrex   Feb-06-10 11:37 AM   #27 
                    - How much is a brazillion?  Dr. Strange   Feb-06-10 02:37 PM   #28 
                       - Here's another piece of unforgivable writing:  Orrex   Feb-06-10 05:32 PM   #29 
                          - Is this the book where he talks about something having a temperature of negative something Kelvins?  Dr. Strange   Feb-06-10 08:08 PM   #30 
                             - Haven't seen that one yet--I'll watch for it  Orrex   Feb-07-10 08:13 AM   #31 
  - Okay, in God-Emperor of Dune, Leto Jr. is a real asshole  Orrex   Apr-02-10 08:55 AM   #34 
     - Well, yeah.  TZ   Apr-02-10 09:11 AM   #35 
     - About the only one who's sympathetic is The Duncan, and I still don't really like him  Orrex   Apr-02-10 09:47 AM   #36 
     - Yes, but the assholery serves a purpose.  Dr. Strange   Apr-09-10 09:29 AM   #37 
 

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