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Bestseller?! Surely, Google, you jest.

Ever Google yourself? Sure. Usually, nothing unexpected turns up.

Until one day you find yourself listed as a bestselling author:

Best Seller It Happened One Doomsday

What? WHAT?! Just about fell out of my chair when I saw this!

My new book, a best seller? Nah, that can’t possibly be right.

Probably just some miscalculation deep in the Google gearbox. But still, it’s fun to see!

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How hot are these PRUNES? Fahrenheit 451!

Ray Bradbury never said anything about prunes.  How do we know?  He said so!

And (just in case you need it) here’s a link:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A5NxG_rr5aU

Just when you thought the Sixties couldn’t get any weirder . . .

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The Pasta Bible: Soylent Green really IS people!

The grand tradition of Soylent Green and “To Serve Man” has just had an unlikely addition: The Pasta Bible.  A cannibal-friendly typo has caused quite a bit of controversy in Australia this week.  Read it for yourself:

http://www.smh.com.au/national/penguin-reprints-book-peppered-with-an-error-wants-it-taken-with-grain-of-salt-20100416-skjl.html

Forget fava beans and a nice Chianti; just add sardines and a little prosciutto, apparently.  Yikes!

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