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Moving on Up

The thing I love about Christopher Hitchens, is that every page I read of his, I often see a word I’ve never seen before. Hard to believe I know, but the guy was a freaking genius. I was poised to … Continue reading

August 15, 2013 book

Another Sociology Psychology Book?

Okay, I think I’ve read too many of the same types of books. This is yet another everyday laymans psychology book. It follows the same Gladwellian format. The underlying theme is of course that we don’t really have a say … Continue reading

August 14, 2013 book

DIVERGENCE

All right here we go! This is a quick read and a likely favorite for any 16 year old girl. It is essentially a rip off of Hunger Games. I thought the writing was way better. Far more descriptive. The … Continue reading

August 13, 2013 book

Rip it Up

Love Richard Wiseman. I’ve read a couple of his books now, and have hear him speak many times. He’s also been a guest many times on SGU. I love the fact that he uses social media to help him do … Continue reading

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Kurt Browning

Les recommended Slaughter house five to me. I read through it and I also read through B-fast of Champions. I was shocked how this guy writes. He kind of writes how I think. Or how I use to think when … Continue reading

August 6, 2013 book

The Hog takes to Precision

This book is a collection of Victor Mollo articles which are not in his published books in the Menagerie series. Mark Horton did a fantastic job, finding these hands and collecting them into a book. I really enjoyed the whole … Continue reading

April 6, 2011 book, bridge

The Greatest Book on Earth?

According to recent public polls, most people don’t believe in evolution.  Dawkins undertakes the task of educating the public about evolution.   He assumes that the reader knows nothing.  He then goes into painstaking detail explaining exactly why evolution occurred.  He then piles … Continue reading

February 4, 2010 book, evolution, General, review