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Posted by tipper 2012-05-03 03:44||
#6 her name was Reggie Love
Posted by Frank G 2012-05-03 10:32||
#7 The word he is looking for is "fabrication."
Posted by Iblis 2012-05-03 10:57||
#8 "Liar" Comes to mind, Just WHAT IS HE HIDING?
Posted by Redneck Jim 2012-05-03 11:08||
#9 Nearly everythng it would appear Jim. Nearly everything.
Posted by Besoeker 2012-05-03 11:12||
Posted by swksvolFF 2012-05-03 11:33||
Posted by no mo uro 2012-05-03 11:56||
#12 I don't get it. Are we talking about a novel here? A work of fiction? Or is it supposed to be an autobiography? Or a biography?
For one thing, composite characters are commonly used in works of fiction and the practice is perfectly acceptable because the author doesn't claim that any of the characters are real or that the events that are described ever really happened. But if the work is supposed to be non-fiction this is totally unacceptable. If you fudge a little here and there, how do we know that the whole thing is not a pack of lies? How do we know what is the truth and what isn't?
Furthermore, if it's supposed to be an autobiography, why does Obama need a biographer? Who actually wrote this book, Maraniss or Obama? If it was a biography then it's OK for Maraniss to write it. But autobiographies are supposed to be written by the subject of the book. You cannot have it both ways.
Posted by Ebbang Uluque6305 2012-05-03 12:03||
Posted by tipper 2012-05-03 17:08||
#24 Is bammer going to come out with a sequel in his approaching retirement? It could be "Dreams from My Composite Girlfriend."
Posted by JohnQC 2012-05-03 17:18||
#25 the so-called 'New York girlfriend.'
Didn't (s)he go down to New Orleans to work in the transvi show on Bourbon Street?
Actually, I kind of give the guy some credit for modifying the particulars of (alleged) ex-girlfriends - it would be cruel to publically shame them for having associated with him.
Posted by Glenmore 2012-05-03 18:55||
#26 "She had dark hair, and specks of green in her eyes. Her voice sounded like a wind chime." Reading T.S. Eliot paid off.