8 Books About Descending into Madness Before ‘The Joker’ Comes Out

8 Books About Descending into Madness Before ‘The Joker’ Comes Out

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Before Todd Phillips sends in the clown and unveils The Joker on a silver screen this October 4th, let’s look through some of the some of the best books about absolutely losing your mind. This movie is a tough cookie for us. Yes, it’s based partially on The Killing Joke, but what it’s taken from Alan Moore’s iconic graphic novel appears to just be a few bits and pieces (although I’m making a bet right now that the scene when the Joker goes on stage is the beginning to that horrific scene from The Dark Knight Returns), but besides that, …

8 Books About Descending into Madness Before 'The Joker' Comes Out

8 Books About Descending into Madness Before 'The Joker' Comes Out

Book Culture

Before Todd Phillips sends in the clown and unveils The Joker on a silver screen this October 4th, let’s look through some of the some of the best books about absolutely losing your mind. This movie is a tough cookie for us. Yes, it’s based partially on The Killing Joke, but what it’s taken from Alan Moore’s iconic graphic novel appears to just be a few bits and pieces (although I’m making a bet right now that the scene when the Joker goes on stage is the beginning to that horrific scene from The Dark Knight Returns), but besides that, …

7 of the Most Insightful ‘Life of Pi’ Quotes

7 of the Most Insightful ‘Life of Pi’ Quotes

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Almost two decades ago today, Life of Pi was first published. In honor of the publication anniversary of this international bestseller, we’ve gathered together some of the most insightful quotes from Yann Martel’s smash hit. Come along with us as we relive Pi’s amazing journey!   Image via Amazon   1 – It is true that those we meet can change us, sometimes so profoundly that we are not the same afterwards, even unto our names. 2 – To choose doubt as a philosophy of life is akin to choosing immobility as a means of transportation. 3 – If we, citizens, …

7 of the Most Insightful 'Life of Pi' Quotes

7 of the Most Insightful 'Life of Pi' Quotes

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Almost two decades ago today, Life of Pi was first published. In honor of the publication anniversary of this international bestseller, we’ve gathered together some of the most insightful quotes from Yann Martel’s smash hit. Come along with us as we relive Pi’s amazing journey!   Image via Amazon   1 – It is true that those we meet can change us, sometimes so profoundly that we are not the same afterwards, even unto our names. 2 – To choose doubt as a philosophy of life is akin to choosing immobility as a means of transportation. 3 – If we, citizens, …