Audio Books... Yes or No.... Why?

Discussion in 'Questions From New Drivers' started by Calregon, Dec 22, 2013.

  1. Roadmedic

    Roadmedic Road Train Member

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    I convert mine to MP3 and put on the computer. Never thought about the library. I do not itemize.......
     
  2. TruckDuo

    TruckDuo Road Train Member

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    My library has an app that let's me download audio books for free. It's just like checking out a book in real life. It has a return date.

    Listen to it when I'm driving. Addicting.
     
  3. Caynnor

    Caynnor Light Load Member

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    I listen to recordings of old radio shows from the 40s and 50, Sherlock Holmes, Jack Benny and the like.
     
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  4. marmonman

    marmonman Road Train Member

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    You do not need to itemize to deduct charitable contributions . If I remember right that is .
     
  5. Roadmedic

    Roadmedic Road Train Member

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    Yes you do. Has not been that way for years.

    http://www.irs.gov/taxtopics/tc506.html

    Self employed so per diem comes off that income.

    House is paid for.
     
  6. NoCoCraig

    NoCoCraig Road Train Member

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    Funny, I have physically read that book at least 15 times. Have on audio book also
     
  7. OttMan

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    I listen to Pandora as I set my smart phone to it and listen on my head set to any kind music I love. I will try some audio books.
     
  8. jeepnut_nh

    jeepnut_nh Medium Load Member

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    don't think im up to 15 yet, but it is several :)

    I enjoy most all of Clancys' work though I lost touch with his later stuff. ill catch up, surely sorry he passed on :(

    Cauldron by Larry Bond is an enjoyable read along the lines of RSR, ive read several of Bonds novels and they are ok.

    I have yet to listen to a book, I guess ill have to try it out.
     
  9. Joetro

    Joetro Road Train Member

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    Been listening to them for years. Anyone remember Audio Adventures? Rent the cassettes (yes, cassettes) at one truck stop, return them at another when you were finished.
     
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  10. dennisroc

    dennisroc Road Train Member

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    I think if I go trucking I will have my hands full just reading the log book :)
     
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