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My book is set dressing for the upcoming movie "You, Me, and Dupree"

Much to the surprise of everyone on our end, Universal Studios just sent in a letter to the permissions folk at O'Reilly Media, asking for permission to include my book Learning Unix for Mac OS X Tiger in their upcoming film!

Here's exactly what the letter says:

"Universal Pictures is in production on a theatrical motion picture entitled "You, Me and Dupree". Joe and Anthony Russo (TV's "Arrested Development") are set to direct Owen Wilson, Kate Hudson and Matt Dillion in the lead roles."

"A troubled newlywed couple finds their problems are compounded when the groom's out-of-work meddlesome best friend moves in, and begins competing with him.

"The Set Decorator would like to use the book...