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Just Ride: A Radically Practical Guide to Riding Your Bike
3.66
This is a pretty good book - though it's more of a set of short little blog posts combined into a book. It's nice to read the very opinionated thought...more
May 2013
May 17, 2013
 
Fat Politics: The Real Story Behind America's Obesity Epidemic
3.49
very eye-opening - "epidemic" created overnight without the country gaining a pound, just by changing the legal definition of "obese" from one arbitra...more
May 2009
Jun 19, 2009
 
The Now Habit: A Strategic Program for Overcoming Procrastination and Enjoying Guilt-Free Play
3.85
I find the tips really useful, and have re-listened to some of the disks several times now.
Sep 2012
Jan 16, 2013
 
Emergence: The Connected Lives of Ants, Brains, Cities, and Software
3.96
Excellent! One of the two books responsible for getting me to the grad program I'm in today, in that it sparked (reaffirmed?) a desire to try my hand...more
Jul 2005
Aug 24, 2010
 
Snow Crash
3.97
I can't believe it took me this long to finally get around to reading this book. In my opinion, it lives up to the hype surrounding it when it was pub...more
Sep 2010
Aug 24, 2010
 
Building the Green Economy: Success Stories from the Grassroots
3.58
Similar in spirit to Goodman and Goodman's Standing up to the Madness (see my detailed review of that book, to get a feel for it). Good, inspiring rea...more
Jun 19, 2009
Jun 19, 2009
 
Little Brother (Little Brother, #1)
3.95
Wonderful young adult novel which critiques the post-terrorism autoimmune disease that is the "security state". The narrator-protagonist is a Holden C...more
Aug 2009
Feb 23, 2010
 
You Are Not a Gadget
3.45
None
Jun 2010
Nov 30, 2010
 
Ghost in the Wires: My Adventures as the World's Most Wanted Hacker
3.95
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Jan 03, 2013
 
A Confederacy of Dunces
3.87
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Jan 16, 2013
 
Only the Super-Rich Can Save Us!
3.25
None
Jan 2009
Dec 19, 2009
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