19:29 - !J.O.O.E.! Haha indeed. To be honest I just like having books around me, owning them. Just comforting knowing they're there.
19:28 - Zaphod Yeah, I know that feeling. I often buy books and look at the cover art a few times, flip some pages, read the blurb, hug it, but never actually start reading.
19:24 - !J.O.O.E.! Not since my course as much, however I often buy books with the intention of reading them and never do. I have dozens waiting for me.
19:24 - Ilham Interesting article on all this; a keynote speech from the man behind Shellac: [link]
19:23 - Zaphod Joe, I thought you didn't read? Ilham, the only record stores in Belgium these days are indie, all the major ones also went bankrupt :P well, we still have Fnac and Media Markt, but those aren't Belgian.
19:22 - flightoficarus86 Bottom line, I can't afford to pay $20 per album with all that I listen to.
19:21 - Ilham And Virgin France died, we're left with one big chain, one smaller, that sells new cds, and the rest is small indie stores that function the same way they have since decades, with small labels and mostly second hand. We're hipster