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  • The Stand

    50 75.76%
  • The Shining

    9 13.64%
  • Never read one or both titles

    7 10.61%
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    Default Wave 3A: The Stand vs. The Shining


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    This is the third and final round of our 2010 Constant Reader Awards. Please vote for the book you would rather re-read. The winner receives 0.1 points added to its score previously acquired in the first two rounds.

    If you haven't yet read either book or both of them, please vote Never read one or both titles. Feel free to discuss your votes in this thread.

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    The Stand.

    Ask not what bears can do for you, but what you can do for bears. (razz)
    When one is in agreement with bears one is always correct. (mae)

    bears are back!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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    The Stand. Shining's awesome, loved every page and definitely one of the best horror novels I've ever read, but I'm always going to vote for The Stand. Always.


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    I love The Shining but, it is The Stand! Easy choice.

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    Am I the only one who voted for The Shining?

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    Looks that way.



    "People, especially children, aren't measured by their IQ. What's important about them is whether they're good or bad, and these children are bad." ~ Alan Bernard


    "You needn't die happy when your day comes, but you must die satisfied, for you have lived your life from beginning to end and ka is always served." ~ Roland Deschain

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    It wasn't me. The Stand.
    Margaret Emmie Mackey Catoe, you are, have been, and always will be my soulmate, and I love you.
    Con todo mi corazon, por todo de mis dias. And I always will, in this life and into the next.

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    The Stand.
    The Man In Black Fled Across The Desert...

    ...And The Gunslinger Followed.

    Im always on the Batman rule, sir. - Kate Kane / Detective Comics 857

    "It is the story, not he who tells it." Except to us collectors who have to put limits somewhere. - jhanic

    Remember, Remember, The Fifth of November, The Gunpowder, Treason, and Plot.

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    Is it just me or is it not quite fair to pit The Shining against The Stand? well... actually... hmmm.... what could possibly compete with The Stand?

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    Quote Originally Posted by woodpryan View Post
    Is it just me or is it not quite fair to pit The Shining against The Stand? well... actually... hmmm.... what could possibly compete with The Stand?
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    Quote Originally Posted by BROWNINGS CHILDE View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by woodpryan View Post
    Is it just me or is it not quite fair to pit The Shining against The Stand? well... actually... hmmm.... what could possibly compete with The Stand?
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    took the answer from bears' mouth!


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    The Stand hands down.

    The answer is within

    all matter is energy, all energy is GOD

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    The poll has closed. The winner with 75.76% of the vote was The Stand. It receives 0.1 points in addition to its current FAS (Final Average Score), making it 8.399695122.

    The Stand is 7 for 7 (0.7, 100%).
    The Shining is 4 for 7 (0.4, 57.14%).

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