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Evasion is extremely good, I found it in a used bookstore, and it's all about the hobo life

Steal This Book is good too, but it talks a lot more about actual revolution stuff life combat, homemade bombs, etc
 
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Evasion is extremely good, I found it in a used bookstore, and it's all about the hobo life
not to piss on your opinions, but while the evasion book is well written, i don't consider it to be an accurate representation of hobo culture. it's highly romanticized, and the guy that wrote it is definitely a vegan fascist ("former vegans should be outed online") and super misogynist ("the best scam i ever invented was a girlfriend"). also, the back cover is particularly offensive to homeless people.

so yeah, not something i would tell people they should emulate.

i feel like i should also point out that i knew the author personally for quite a few years, even before the book was published.
 

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not to piss on your opinions, but while the evasion book is well written, i don't consider it to be an accurate representation of hobo culture. it's highly romanticized, and the guy that wrote it is definitely a vegan fascist ("former vegans should be outed online") and super misogynist ("the best scam i ever invented was a girlfriend"). also, the back cover is particularly offensive to homeless people.

so yeah, not something i would tell people they should emulate.

i feel like i should also point out that i knew the author personally for quite a few years, even before the book was published.
Did you not like the guy?
 

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