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    Re: King of Torts

    Posted by mary on 3/14/04

    Hey Who Cares:

    Thanks for that insight. It was filled with literary value and social
    commentary. I still like Hunter Thompson better, but it was a nice
    initial effort.

    Best Regards,


    On 3/13/04, who cares wrote:
    > "Hey" Mary,
    > Your lack of sensitivity is palpable, a telling intellectual rank of
    > one missing humanity in their veins.Blindness feining sight.Misery
    > its empty heart.
    > On 3/13/04, mary wrote:
    >> Hey Phares:
    >> Okay, but it is still a good 'airport' read. Besides, who picks
    >> these things for literary value or social commentary. Isn't that
    >> what Hunter Thompson is for?
    >> Best Regards,
    >> Mary
    >> On 3/13/04, Phares Heindl wrote:
    >>> I just finished Grisham's "The Last Juror"
    >>> It was another artless "paperback" - fit entertainment for
    >>> a "dumb-downed" population.
    >>> Mississippi once produced the likes of Faulkner. Now, because
    >>> of such an overwhelming demand for cheap entertainment, authors
    >>> like Grisham, use name recognition and crank out best sellers
    >>> like "King of Torts" and "The Last Juror" that have little
    >>> literary value and provide ineffective social commentary.
    >>> On 3/12/04, Mary wrote:
    >>>> jc:
    >>>> You may be the person who suggested the book a while back. I
    >>>> enjoyed it. I really liked the part where the mass tort
    >>>> attorney went bankrupt and was looking at jail for a while.
    >>>> But, that is just me...
    >>>> Have a good weekend jc.
    >>>> Best regards,
    >>>> Mary
    >>>> On 3/12/04, johncodie wrote:
    >>>>> Well Mary we were wondered where you were spending all of
    >>>>> your free time. Yes we know Mr. Grisham, and know alot
    >>>> about
    >>>>> his writings because we have lived the novels, and some of
    >>>> us
    >>>>> are characters in his plots. Some like to read about it, as
    >>>>> others like to feel the hot sun come up in the morning. You
    >>>>> know the judicial system is far from fair, but it does get
    >>>> a
    >>>>> work out. Judicial reform,,,,,,,yes we are living it now as
    >>>>> I type. Come on in Mary the water is fine!
    >>>>> On 3/11/04, mary wrote:
    >>>>>> Just finished reading The King of Torts by Grisham. Made
    >>>>>> me think of this place.
    >>>>>> Best Regards,
    >>>>>> Mary

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