I've never read any of his books, but I started off this chain with a famous quote by Hilaire Belloc:
Reish Galuta "His sins were scarlet, but his books were read."
Kodeir is the illustrator of that autobiography:
tickmanfan seems to hold more admiration for the author of that book than the reader did. "You magnificent bastard, I read your book."
Ok I think I get BaSL's Inglorious Basterds reference, but I don't know why he's a pony.
Since we headed over to movie-land Baditute puts on his best Don LaFontaine voice In a world where friendship is magic, Douglas MacArthur was the most splendiferous of all, with a shimmering mane of a thousand colors, a kick-ass pipe, and cool guy aviators.