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Really…Everybody’s Doing It

A pointless, but potentially interesting exercise found at the Spacecraft Blog:

  1. Grab the nearest book.
  2. Open the book to page 23.
  3. Find the fifth sentence.
  4. Post the text of the sentence in your journal along with these instructions.

Here’s one:

LINE: “Zak and Ishi were back in Zak’s tiny bunkroom, wedged in like sardines.”

SOURCE: Jupiter Project by Gregory Benford

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3 Comments on Really…Everybody’s Doing It

  1. LINE: The types in this namespace are used to build Windows GUIs.

    SOURCE: Understanding .NET: A Tutorial and Analysis by David Chappell.

  2. “His form was slender and agile, his hair softly gray and skin very pale.”

    Gosh, exciting.

  3. Line: After you’ve opened one folder that’s inside another, the title bar’s secret folder hierarchy menu is an efficient way to backtrack – to return to the enclosing window.

    Source: Mac OS X Panther Edition: The Missing Manual by David Pogue

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