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Bernie's book

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Here we go!



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He's going to use an unreadable font on every page, I just know it.
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Incredible cover art.
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The last book on the shelf

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Flex wrote:
19 Mar 2018, 1:07pm
Incredible cover art.
God, I really didn't think he'd match his website style THAT closely.

I hope there is some level of cohesiveness to his book. His website is basically gibberish to me.
Look, you have to establish context for these things. And I maintain that unless you appreciate the Fall of Constantinople, the Great Fire of London, and Mickey Mantle's fatalist alcoholism, live Freddy makes no sense. If you want to half-ass it, fine, go call Simon Schama to do the appendix.

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Re: Bernie's book

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matedog wrote:
19 Mar 2018, 3:38pm
Flex wrote:
19 Mar 2018, 1:07pm
Incredible cover art.
God, I really didn't think he'd match his website style THAT closely.

I hope there is some level of cohesiveness to his book. His website is basically gibberish to me.
Your second sentence probably answers your first. The idea that he's going to pull it all together would be one lucky blind squirrel.
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Dr. Medulla wrote:
19 Mar 2018, 4:49pm
matedog wrote:
19 Mar 2018, 3:38pm
Flex wrote:
19 Mar 2018, 1:07pm
Incredible cover art.
God, I really didn't think he'd match his website style THAT closely.

I hope there is some level of cohesiveness to his book. His website is basically gibberish to me.
Your second sentence probably answers your first. The idea that he's going to pull it all together would be one lucky blind squirrel.
As soon as I saw the cover, I thought it was a joke by an IMCT'er. This is real?
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Re: Bernie's book

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Kory wrote:
19 Mar 2018, 5:23pm
Dr. Medulla wrote:
19 Mar 2018, 4:49pm
matedog wrote:
19 Mar 2018, 3:38pm
Flex wrote:
19 Mar 2018, 1:07pm
Incredible cover art.
God, I really didn't think he'd match his website style THAT closely.

I hope there is some level of cohesiveness to his book. His website is basically gibberish to me.
Your second sentence probably answers your first. The idea that he's going to pull it all together would be one lucky blind squirrel.
As soon as I saw the cover, I thought it was a joke by an IMCT'er. This is real?
It really does look like a lazy publish-on-demand piece of crap, no? And yet I'll probably have to buy it. :disshame:
"And so the sailor goes, 'I don’t know, but it’s driving me nuts!'” - Woodrow Wilson to David Lloyd George, Paris Peace Conference, 1 February 1919

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At £32, i'm out.

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I might get it if it ends up at Half Price Books due to publisher overstock *and* it’s 50% off coupon Sunday.

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Mark, with whom I worked with on WE ARE THE CLASH, has already ordered a copy -- so I'll just wait for him to weigh in on whether it's worthwhile. It really depends on the approach -- if we get full scans of all those flyers, posters and T-shirts in living color, that's one thing. If it ends up copping the eye-straining BR website, then...not so much. Time will tell.

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white man wrote:
19 Mar 2018, 5:55pm
At £32, i'm out.
Are you kidding?

That's like $50 'Merrican.

That's some chutzpah, Bernie.
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Dr. Medulla wrote:
19 Mar 2018, 5:35pm
Kory wrote:
19 Mar 2018, 5:23pm
Dr. Medulla wrote:
19 Mar 2018, 4:49pm
matedog wrote:
19 Mar 2018, 3:38pm
Flex wrote:
19 Mar 2018, 1:07pm
Incredible cover art.
God, I really didn't think he'd match his website style THAT closely.

I hope there is some level of cohesiveness to his book. His website is basically gibberish to me.
Your second sentence probably answers your first. The idea that he's going to pull it all together would be one lucky blind squirrel.
As soon as I saw the cover, I thought it was a joke by an IMCT'er. This is real?
It really does look like a lazy publish-on-demand piece of crap, no? And yet I'll probably have to buy it. :disshame:
I'll wait to get the feedback on this one. As tempting as it would be for the cover alone and have a physical manifestation of his website, it's expensive for something that is largely nonsensical.
Look, you have to establish context for these things. And I maintain that unless you appreciate the Fall of Constantinople, the Great Fire of London, and Mickey Mantle's fatalist alcoholism, live Freddy makes no sense. If you want to half-ass it, fine, go call Simon Schama to do the appendix.

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Kory wrote:
19 Mar 2018, 5:23pm
Dr. Medulla wrote:
19 Mar 2018, 4:49pm
matedog wrote:
19 Mar 2018, 3:38pm
Flex wrote:
19 Mar 2018, 1:07pm
Incredible cover art.
God, I really didn't think he'd match his website style THAT closely.

I hope there is some level of cohesiveness to his book. His website is basically gibberish to me.
Your second sentence probably answers your first. The idea that he's going to pull it all together would be one lucky blind squirrel.
As soon as I saw the cover, I thought it was a joke by an IMCT'er. This is real?
Cover looks like it was bashed out on Print Shop circa 1992. Maybe production was outsourced to some cut rate German studio... :mrgreen:
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