What book(s) should you read every 10 years as old age will provide a richer understanding and appreciation?

We've been getting a lot of Tweets* asking if I finally finished "Welcome to the Monkey House." I did. You may recall, I alluded to this a few weeks back,…

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On reading those iconic teenage books through the lens of adulthood, Vonnegut’s deceptive optimism, Ozzie and Harriet, wearable computing, etc.

Ever re-read a book 15 years later and have a totally different experience?  Probably.  What book?  How did your experiences differ? I've been thinking about these things as I tear…

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I'm old to enough to remember when school lunches were $1.  One dollar! Alas, you can't get much nowadays for even $2.  The New York Times, for example, is $2.50. …

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The new year is here, and with it, another Theo picture! JK.  We gotta keep Theo in check.  Last we checked it's still the "Henry Miller" Memorial Library (though yesterday's…

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