"If you were to boil your book down to a few words, what would be its message?"
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"I'm just a simple man preceded by an inordinately complex reputation."
"You're a very complex carbohydrate."
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"Who ever thought patriotism could be so complicated?"
"Where's the business end of this thing?"
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Clockwork Revolving Door
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"It's all string theory to me."
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"By God, for a minute there it suddenly all made sense!"
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"You know, it's a picture book. Needless to say, it doesn't have a lot of narrative scope."
"As you can see, I've gotten in way over my head."
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"No, I like it. I just don't see the point."
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The Daisy: 2005
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Extinction of the dinosaurs fully explained
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