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    favorite authors?

    Who are your favorite authors?

    Mine are Isaac Asimov and Ray Bradbury.

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    O RLY?? YA RLY NO WAI!!!!

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    For the morning will come. Brightly will it shine on the brave and true, kindly upon all who suffer for the cause, glorious upon the tombs of heroes. Thus will shine the dawn.

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    "...but to forget your duck, of course, means you're really screwed." - Gary Larson
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    James Frey.
    Who cares if he fibbed a little in a Memoir, his style of writing amazes me.

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    We dallied under
    Vine maples and sapling alders
    Searched for lady slippers
    But instead
    Found blackberry riots and
    Desiccated branches

    An old skid road
    Brought ghost ferns and
    Hollows filled with
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    While waves wrapped
    Intricate lacings of weeds
    'Round mule spinners

    His cyanotic eyes
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    The sun turn tail and
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    Stephen Hunter (wrote Point of Impact, upon which the movie Shooter is based.)

    Pat Conroy, for my favorite book ever The Lords of Discipline.

    Some others I'll think of later.
    "If anything worthwhile comes of this tragedy, it should be the realization by every citizen that often the only thing that stands between them and losing everything they hold dear... is the man wearing a badge." -- Ronald Reagan, in the wake of the deaths of 4 CHP troopers in the Newhall Incident, 1970

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lazy Fed View Post
    Hugh Hefner
    yeah i like his articles TOO lol
    http://www.allpoetry.com/Grunts%20Girl

    We dallied under
    Vine maples and sapling alders
    Searched for lady slippers
    But instead
    Found blackberry riots and
    Desiccated branches

    An old skid road
    Brought ghost ferns and
    Hollows filled with
    Skunk cabbage
    While waves wrapped
    Intricate lacings of weeds
    'Round mule spinners

    His cyanotic eyes
    Were hard enough to make
    The sun turn tail and
    Tender enough to attract me
    To his world of illusion

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lazy Fed View Post
    Hugh Hefner
    So do you like Bob Guccione and Larry Flynt, too?


    Choose The Right. When you're doing whats right, then you have nothing to worry about.

    Not a LEO

    In memory of Sgt. Howard K. Stevenson 1965 - 2005. Ceres Police Dept.
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    post on a board with a heart.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lizzy View Post
    Patricia Cornwell
    James Patterson (when not collaborating)
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    I dig the Cornwell books as well. Definitely some good reading there.

    Also Koontz.
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    Just because your sign off after you're shift is done, doesn't mean that it's over and put blinders on. You're a cop 24/7 wether you like it or not. If thats something you can't handle, you should find a new line of work!

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    Jeff Shaara is my all time favorite author.
    Thereís a promise I need you to make
    While Iím gone you take care of the love
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    Donít worry about me; Iíll be all right
    Just care for your children and sleep tight
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    Wambaugh rules.

    Rep to keith...

    "The American Republic will endure until the day Congress discovers that it can bribe the public with the public's money."
    - Alexis de Tocqueville, Democracy in America

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    Quote Originally Posted by countybear View Post
    Wambaugh rules.

    Rep to keith...
    I enjoyed Hollywood Station... good read...

 

 
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