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News Wed Jun 11 2008

Last David Sedaris Post....Really

The Boston Globe just joined the party with its review of When You Are Engulfed in Flames, the latest essay collection by serial memoirist David Sedaris, saying "Much the way that Celine Dion will never run out of hot air or Middle America will never lose its appetite for funnel cakes, so it seems that David Sedaris will never lose his ability to recall the most minute details of his curious North Carolina childhood."

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