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A towel a day

As lame as it may sound, one of my best experiences in life has been reading a book. It was a book awesome to such levels that even Barney Stinson would concede that it is way awesome-r than he is. And that book is 'The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy'.

Now I can go on and on about why I love that book and what it means to me, but that would not matter to those who love/worship it like me, and would appear to be pointless rambling to those who (still) haven't experienced it. Being coherent is the last thing I would be able to do when talking about The Guide.

So why am I writing this post then you ask? Fair question. And the answer is that today is Towel Day, and I just wanted to do something to get that out to you. In the universe of The Guide, a towel is next to irreplaceable. In the words of the man himself:
A towel, it says, is about the most massively useful thing an interstellar hitchhiker can have. Partly it has great practical value. You can wrap it around you for…