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Monday, June 27, 2011

And what do we have here?

Ummmm....what is this? Who are they? Seems that in 2009, two Brits ALSO decided to follow Paul Theroux through Latin America. Okay, so they only saw Nicaragua through Peru. But still! How original I thought I was! How naive I turn out to be! Well, props to you, Matthew Barker, and your admittedly cute girlfriend. And thanks for the insight.

Read Mr. Barker's observations, here:


1 comment:

  1. Okay, the girlfriend is hot. In fact, a bunch of people were inspired by Theroux's book to take a ride. There are differences. If you don't write your book, then you will just be another in the pile. If you write your book, you will stand out. We're going to discuss this in great detail when you get here.