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Race Result Details

Racer Richard (jorimi)
Race Number 7109
Date Tue, 30 Jun 2020 07:34:07 +0000
Speed 79 WPM Try to beat?
Accuracy 96.6%
Rank 3rd place (out of 5)
Opponents jpuppey (4th place) marvthelunatic (5th place) megahrenz (1st place)

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Few of us make any serious effort to remember what we read. When I read a book, what do I hope will stay with me a year later? If it's a work of nonfiction, the thesis, maybe, if the book has one. A few savory details, perhaps. If it's fiction, the broadest outline of the plot, something about the main characters (at least their names), and an overall critical judgment about the book. Even these are likely to fade. Looking up at my shelves, at the books that have drained so many of my waking hours, is always a dispiriting experience.
Moonwalking with Einstein (book) by Joshua Foer (see stats)

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