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Date Posted
16/04
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Meeldetuletus: 20.04.2014 on meie 300-eurone esseevõitluse tähtaeg. Who else in Estonia is offering this kind of dough for writing? Nobody, that's who.

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Meeldetuletus: 20.04.2014 on meie 300-eurone esseevõitluse tähtaeg. Who else in Estonia is offering this kind of dough for writing? Nobody, that's who.

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Date Posted
16/04
FREE DICTIONARIES:

Although we've never sold one, we contend they're still useful. And so to free up shelf space, we're going to get rid of the dozen dictionaries we have. They're free (first) to students. So if you're a student, come into the shop (Pikk 34) with some proof of your studentness (at least look the part), and we'll give you one of these fine dictionaries. Spread the word, please.

FREE DICTIONARIES:

Although we've never sold one, we contend they're still useful. And so to free up shelf space, we're going to get rid of the dozen dictionaries we have. They're free (first) to students. So if you're a student, come into the shop (Pikk 34) with some proof of your studentness (at least look the part), and we'll give you one of these fine dictionaries. Spread the word, please.

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Date Posted
13/04

We're working through prototypes, but Lennart will soon be ready on a t-shirt.

We're working through prototypes, but Lennart will soon be ready on a t-shirt.:

We're working through prototypes, but Lennart will soon be ready on a t-shirt.

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Date Posted
11/04
Holy cow, we've got Swedish:

(Well, we think so. We don't actually speak Swedish, other than to ask how many elephants you keep at home. But the people who brought the books in had great taste in English titles, so we assume the Swedish ones are as good.)

Holy cow, we've got Swedish:

(Well, we think so. We don't actually speak Swedish, other than to ask how many elephants you keep at home. But the people who brought the books in had great taste in English titles, so we assume the Swedish ones are as good.)

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Date Posted
11/04
"I'm a shameless hipster wannabe," announced Roman Solamatin, stepping into the shop today:

He's the winner of the New Yorker with the Paumgarten story about Berlin, just as soon as Lewis finishes reading it.

"I'm a shameless hipster wannabe," announced Roman Solamatin, stepping into the shop today:

He's the winner of the New Yorker with the Paumgarten story about Berlin, just as soon as Lewis finishes reading it.

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Date Posted
10/04
CIA used Doctor Zhivago as a literary weapon during the cold war:

THOSE WERE THE GOOD OLD DAYS. ...The CIA also "provided elaborate guidelines for its officers on how to encourage western tourists to talk about literature and Doctor Zhivago with Soviet citizens they might meet"...

CIA used Doctor Zhivago as a literary weapon during the cold war:

THOSE WERE THE GOOD OLD DAYS. ...The CIA also "provided elaborate guidelines for its officers on how to encourage western tourists to talk about literature and Doctor Zhivago with Soviet citizens they might meet"...

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Date Posted
08/04

Who wants a Lennart Meri tshirt? Or fridge magnet? Coming soon.

Who wants a Lennart Meri tshirt? Or fridge magnet? Coming soon.:

Who wants a Lennart Meri tshirt? Or fridge magnet? Coming soon.

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Date Posted
08/04
THE NEANDERTHAL'S HANDBOOK for relationships:

Now in stock. 4.50.

THE NEANDERTHAL'S HANDBOOK for relationships:

Now in stock. €4.50.

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Date Posted
08/04
Slothrop's has a copy of the New Yorker with Nick Paumgarten's "Berlin Nights," his account of hipsterism, techno, and the Berlin club scene:

The first one to come into the shop and declare, "I'm a shameless hipster wannabe," and pose with the magazine for a photo to be posted here, may have it for absolutely no money. Any takers?

Slothrop's has a copy of the New Yorker with Nick Paumgarten's "Berlin Nights," his account of hipsterism, techno, and the Berlin club scene:

The first one to come into the shop and declare, "I'm a shameless hipster wannabe," and pose with the magazine for a photo to be posted here, may have it for absolutely no money. Any takers?

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Date Posted
05/04
NPR Pulled a Brilliant April Fools' Prank On People Who Don't Read:

Slothrop's was too preoccupied to have our own April Fools' prank. We'll have to make do with NPR's.

NPR Pulled a Brilliant April Fools' Prank On People Who Don't Read:

Slothrop's was too preoccupied to have our own April Fools' prank. We'll have to make do with NPR's.

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