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The Long Walk * Stephen King Short Story (Bachman Books)

This was a short and scary book. 384 pages penned under Richard Bachman, just alongside Rage and Thinner, and it probably stands close in time with Running Man. I think Stephen King foresaw what entertainment would look like in the future. Murderous games done as entertainment, Survivor, Big Brother.

“To hell with you. You just don’t want to admit it. Those people, they’re animals. They want to see someone’s brains on the road, that’s why they turn out. They’d just as soon see yours.”
“Sure they’re animals. You think you just found out a new principle? Sometimes I wonder just how naive you really are. The French lords and ladies used to screw after the guillotinings. The old Romans used to stuff each other during the gladiatorial matches. That’s entertainment, Garraty. It’s nothing new.” He laughed againd. Garraty stared at him, fascinated.

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The Walking Dead: Rise of the Governor

walking_dead_rise_governor_review‘Rise of The Governor’ is the story of the Blake brothers, Philip and Brian who are making their way to Atlanta with Philip’s daughter, Penny. Seventy~two hours after the dead began to come back to life, Philip, his daughter Penny, his friends, Bobby and Nick, and Philip’s older brother, Brian, the weaker of the two brothers leave their home town and head towards to Atlanta where there are rumours of a rescue centre. The story follows the group as they face the unknown and try to understand what has happened to the world around them.

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The Many Benefits of Walking

You probably always hear the expression ‘take a hike!’ You know what? Health
experts are actually encouraging you to follow that particular advice.
Walking, or the art of travelling by foot, is human’s natural means of
transportation. However, with today’s society full of vehicles, walking is
slowly becoming a lost art. And this should not be, health experts said, as
walking has numerous benefits to us.

Here are some that we have compiled just for you.