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I Love Reading Newspapers

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    What Newspapers Think Is Important

    I want to know why a newspaper chooses its content the way that it does. How the editorial staff of the paper come to the conclusions that they do as to what we as the readers of said paper will find important. The newspaper where I live thought skinning a deer was second page...
    evreethingseventual evreethingseventual 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 17, 2011

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    Something to Do

    It's something to do. I know I was reading itnot that long ago when I came across this lovely story about this toddler: 'Photograph saves toddler's life as parents spy black spot on daughter's eye' I've just reread it online and I'm quite interested in it. She had some...
    Luangi Luangi 18-21, F Jan 27, 2008

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    If My Newspaper Gets Any Smaller Its Going to Be a Pamphlet.

    The printed newspaper is in rapid decline. Papers all over the U.S. big and small are shutting down the presses. My local rag has shrunk. It keeps getting smaller in dimension and thickness as it went from five sections to two. I always loved lying in bed on a...
    rickman69 rickman69 41-45, M 2 Responses Aug 1, 2009

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    Newspappers

     Ever since i can remember i read newspapers, my dad used to buy them and i always read them, sometimes as a kid, i'd find old newspapers down the street and i always pick them and read them. By the time i got my first job when i was fifteen i'd buy at least one per day...
    vmtm vmtm 26-30 Jul 29, 2009

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    Free Newspaper

    Today I got a free newspaper (usual price 20p). They were handing copies out at the university I go to. Plus they gave everyone 6 vouchers for free newspapers during the week. It was the i paper if anyone wanted to know specifically what newspaper.
    psychostudent psychostudent 18-21, M Nov 13, 2012

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    City Papers

    Nothing like holding a newspaper in your hands, flipping through it. Next best thing-City Papers, a free app I had on my iPad. I could check out the Omaha World Herald, the Oregonian, papers from around the states and around the world. Until the update, that is. It never...
    FeelingOrange FeelingOrange 46-50, F Aug 22, 2012

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    Olds

    I like reading old newspapers. I have some from the 1940s that talk about the war. I also have some from the early 1900s with stories about Ireland. They're really very interesting. Even the ads are interesting... 
    kleisse kleisse 22-25, F Aug 8, 2009

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    Not As Much Anymore

    I used to get the paper all the time and read it from front to back.  I now get one every once in a while if something catches my eye.  I get most of my news off of the Internet anymore.  It is nice to hold a newspaper though and read it.  I don't like getting...
    rondat rondat 41-45, F Feb 19, 2008

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    A Feel For The Place

    Whenever I venture to another city or another state, I like to pick up a copy of the local paper. I enjoy the local stories and news. But I also just like to see how they interpret the layout of a newspaper. I like to look at the ads. I get a feel for that place from their...
    FeelingOrange FeelingOrange 46-50, F Oct 5, 2013

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    Sports Section First!!

    i always enjoy reading newspapers, but i always read them from the back page to the front lol, i always read the sports section first lol, especially when im on my days off work, i go into town, i get the newspapers and then go for a cappuccino and and a sandwich, and spend a...
    cowshed123 cowshed123 31-35, M 2 Responses Jan 8, 2011

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    Mostly Online - a World of Information.

    The Guardian,Die Welt,Haaretz,Le Monde,The New York Times,Washington Post,Christian Science Monitor,Moscow News...There's a whole bunch out there. I like to follow the news and check out local papers when something happens. Most of them have an "English" button for...
    Rob22make3 Rob22make3 41-45, M Oct 4, 2008

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    I Enjoy Reading Papers...

    ...from all over the country. I've read papers from Chicago, L.A., New York, San Francisco, Dallas, etc. I've even scrapbooked a couple of books of sports pages from those cities.
    BenaLsM BenaLsM 29, M Oct 3, 2010

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    World On a Few Pieces of Paper

    I love reading newspapers.My day starts with reading newspaper,i don't read all stories,but read with great interest the stories which i find interesting.If I don't read the newspaper on any day,i feel something is missing.I must know what all is happening in this world.I...
    innocentchild innocentchild 36-40 Jan 20, 2008

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    Related Experiences

    I love reading, it's an escape from reality. I get to imagine the story come to life not just stare at some screen. I love reading because I get to image someone else's life and...
    Amnesia97 Amnesia97 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 9

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    I love reading, it helps me get lost, forget about all the stressful things I have to deal with every day... My reading list this month.. Book One: The Misadventures of Edger...
    mstv1112 mstv1112 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 3

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    I love reading. I never thought I'd like ereaders but I do. They're very nice for reading in a dark room. And there's no other way to carry 100 books with you at a time.
    katariffik katariffik 31-35, F 3 Responses Nov 17

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    Reading allows one escape reality , while allowing one educate themselves unknowingly ,the best gift my parents have given to me where the books they introduced me to as a child...
    jakey40 jakey40 36-40, M Oct 29

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    Reading is an escape for me. I can lose myself in a good book for hours and if I'm being honest it can turn into a day or more of continuous reading where I become lost to the...
    tryingtogetbacktome tryingtogetbacktome 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 4

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    I just finished reading this book! It was AMAZING!!!! ๐Ÿ“š๐Ÿ“– I would highly recommend it to anyone who has an interest in reading Crime/Mystery books. ๐Ÿ”ช๐Ÿ”ซ The author makes...
    watermelongirl watermelongirl 16-17, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Ever since I was 10 I've loved to read, my room is overflowing with novels of all sorts! Although my favourite author is Trudi Canavan (if you haven't read any of her books I...
    Janalino Janalino 13-15, M 2 Responses Nov 8

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    Stupid person: are u mental? Me: Me mental? Noooo never. It's not like you have to go through the feels of reading your ship fall into the pit of freaking darkness and monsters. Or...
    dambookworm14 dambookworm14 13-15, F 4 Responses Nov 11

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    So has anyone read the Other series you know first Other then Blood Born and then Foxfire? I really liked the first book but I'm scared to keep reading in case it ends with like...
    GirlInABottle GirlInABottle 13-15, F Oct 27

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    I hate it when I finish reading a book in class. I'll look around the room and notice that kids are going on with their day, texting and talking and what not, as if I didn't just...
    IntenseCookie IntenseCookie 16-17, F 8 Responses Nov 1

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    I've been reading a book that has no author but it's really good but weird at the same time it's called "the blue planet project" it really makes you question things
    bloodofcour bloodofcour 13-15, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I love going through my notes and revising at home, but I also love exercise...? Dilemma!?
    Fennerbache Fennerbache 16-17, M Nov 13

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    Detective novels like John Sanford's "Rules" series, legal thrillers like Grisham's "The Firm", or totally crazy out there books like Robert McCammon's "Mine"... I love them all...
    shellseagirl shellseagirl 41-45, F 2 Responses Oct 26

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    I can read books but I need something to catch my attention I fell in love with the fault in our stars and if I stay I can read cute teen books cause I'll go hours without putting...
    sela1095 sela1095 18-21, F Nov 4

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    I'm this big Fairy Tail and Yaoi manga fan. I love reding them. They take me to this far away place that only a selected few know.
    MangaFanJudy MangaFanJudy 16-17, F Nov 5

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    I can't get enough of Colleen Helmes Shelby Nichols series! Love it.
    KismetWrites KismetWrites 31-35 2 Responses Nov 15

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    One name: Octavia Butler *Love*
    Onechoice Onechoice 31-35, M 2 days ago

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    I love Sterek fanfiction!!!
    QueenxFrostine24 QueenxFrostine24 16-17, F 1 day ago

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    Just flicking through experiences, wow such a turn on ๐Ÿ˜„
    Lacyn Lacyn 18-21, F 4 Responses Nov 1

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    1984 by George Orwell I know, cliched. Still, it was so GOOD. It was not the typical novel where you just devour the book, but it was so intelligently written. Orwell is a genius...
    ayuayumi ayuayumi 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 7

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    If I die and go to heaven and it turns out to be a library, I will not be disappointed!
    Ahkeylee Ahkeylee 51-55 Nov 12

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    Can't put this book down!!!
    KismetWrites KismetWrites 31-35 3 Responses Nov 13

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    Assimilation of knowledge leads nowhere. We are all temporary. I had a dream that everyone killed themselves all at the same time. It was glorious. Complete silence on Earth...
    Mirmulnir Mirmulnir 22-25, M Nov 14

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    The greatest thing you'll ever learn is how to read. It sparks the imagination and expands your understanding.
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M 1 Response Nov 14

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    www.thebookpatch.com "Broken Wings Fly" Crystal Coffen
    HurtbyFEDD HurtbyFEDD 36-40, F Nov 15

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    Migration Opening: "So, thereโ€™s this bird. Some sort of swallow, I think. Every September, thousands of them ditch rainy Seattle for winter in Mexico. These birds arenโ€™t dumb...
    ThisIsMeYeah ThisIsMeYeah 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 16

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    you know what I want
    cc30s cc30s 70+, F 1 Response Nov 17

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    I am a huge manga reader. I read daily. Running out of manga is nearly impossible for me. It is one of my favorite things to do.
    Solrentia Solrentia 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I really do, it's the easiest way to escape from the troubles of my own mind for a little while
    JadeMarieWhalleySeale JadeMarieWhalleySeale 22-25, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Anybody have any good book suggestions? I'm looking for my next read!
    Cinci1993 Cinci1993 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    So what is the best science fiction for 2014 ? Also suggstions on where to buy books cheap would be nice !
    CrippledAvenger CrippledAvenger 41-45, M 2 days ago

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    I love reading to my kids. I've started a while back reading good night stories to my 4 kids but I found it agravating to be constantly interrupted and they were up and about when...
    Blanche08 Blanche08 31-35, F 4 Responses Nov 3

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    I love reading. I hate it when a book isn't exciting within the first couple of pages or chapter. It's really hard for me to want to continue reading a book if it doesn't pull me...
    mstv1112 mstv1112 13-15, F 5 Responses Nov 14

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    I love reading/learning about everything History. Right now i'm reading up on Greek empires and Greek Mythology.. Probably my favorite sub-subject yet.
    mstv1112 mstv1112 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 17