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An Open Letter To Zach Galifianakis Regarding Him Starring In The Film Adaptation Of 'A Confederacy Of Dunces'

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"I have sought escape in the Prytania on more than one occasion, pulled by the attractions of some technicolored horrors, filmed abortions that were offenses against any criteria of taste and decency, reels and reels of perversion and blasphemy that stunned my disbelieving eyes, shocked my virginal mind, and sealed my valve.

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The Dugout: Axe of the Dwarvish Lords

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Back in April, the New York Times did a story <a href="http://bats.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/04/30/r-a-dickeys-well-named-arsenal/">about Mets knuckleballer/lobber R.A. Dickey and his unusually named bats</a>, and while having a bat named after The Hobbit is pretty amazing, it's nowhere near as amazing as the retraction at the bottom.

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These Nuns Is About To Get Paid

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A Baltimore-based order of nuns is cashing in on a pretty sweet present that was willed to them more than 11 years ago.




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