[–] black_listed 0 points 36 points (+36|-0) ago 

Reading every story in the Big Book of Nursery Rhymes only counts as one, Earl.

[–] EarlPoncho [S] 0 points 17 points (+17|-0) ago 

damn what the fuck

[–] JunOS 1 points -1 points (+0|-1) ago  (edited ago)

What was your favorite?

I didnt read 90, but i have a few down (mostly testbooks for cont. education) and a few fun ones.

Also, youre not one of those that listens to audio-books and says they 'read it' are you?

[–] AmazingAutist 0 points 11 points (+11|-0) ago 

'How to prove you're not a nigger'.

[–] Itsdone63 0 points 10 points (+10|-0) ago 

Reading is so weird. The only form of entertainment that is seen as prestigious.

[–] TheCompanionCube 0 points 5 points (+5|-0) ago 

Quoting or referencing high brow literature = status

[–] togCirt 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago 

Reading is weird because it is, essentially, a form of telepathy/mind control. You use code (words) to induce processes in other person's brain which have a hypnotic effect and construct a whole new reality to the reader, making him see, hear and feel things that do not actually exist as if they were real. When you read a decades old letter you are actually looking at geometric shapes scattered on paper, but instead you hear the voice and perceive the thoughts transmitted to you by the person who wrote it. It is a true magic.

[–] togCirt 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago 

The only form of entertainment that is seen as prestigious.

You forgot theater, opera and ballet. The forms of entertainment which used to be common, for the lack of TV, and somehow transitioned into the category of "sophisticated ".

[–] Itsdone63 0 points 3 points (+3|-0) ago 

No I didn't. I'd describe that as pompous.

[–] QQfgt 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago  (edited ago)

Thanks for reminded me to turn off this goddam internet and read a fucking book, i read all the time before it came along.

[–] BobbyBodacious 0 points 8 points (+8|-0) ago 

I just added EarlPoncho as a friend on GoodReads. I now know what comic books came out this year.

:)

[–] EarlPoncho [S] 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago 

you are now blessed

[–] Monkstar1 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago 

how the hell do I add him on goodreads. I searched his name and nothing came up.

[–] copper_spartan 0 points 4 points (+4|-0) ago 

"Books" is a terrible unit of measurement.

[–] ReadPastHeadlines 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago 

every book is read is about 3 books long

[–] BumFightChamp 0 points 3 points (+3|-0) ago 

So you're reading 1.7 books per week?

[–] Caesarkid1 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago  (edited ago)

Reading is the easy a part.

[–] rshacklefords_mom 0 points 7 points (+7|-0) ago 

Not putting an extra word in your sentence is the hard part.

[–] EarlPoncho [S] 0 points 3 points (+3|-0) ago 

https://i.imgtc.com/MJRI5fY.png a consistent goal met

[–] AbsolutelyNobody 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago  (edited ago)

This is bugging me. What the fuck am I missing?

E: He's falsely claiming he read too much?

[–] TheTrigger 0 points 2 points (+2|-0) ago 

Nothing. He's just bragging, presumably to motivate you to read more.

[–] Asetro1234 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago 

Great job, man. I am soon completing my 30 books challenge. You are way out of my league. How many pages did you read then? You can view it under "my books">"stats"

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