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Food and Health in Early Modern Europe by David Gentilcore
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White Whine by Streeter Seidell
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It seems that the format of this author's blog, which used screen shots with clever captions, or what have you, did not translate well into full-on commentary. It is difficult to "complain about complaining" and be funny, and a good bit of this left ...more
White Whine by Streeter Seidell
"I thought it really is a "study" about first world problems, backed up by evidence and explanation why White Whiners tend to be such. Think the way how Freakonomics was written. But since it was all about the opinion of the author, the title of th..." Read more of this review »
White Whine by Streeter Seidell
" The beginning of the book dissuaded me, right away, from taking the word 'study' in the title serious. The author thinks the Boston tea party was moti ...more "
Eric Troy and 7 other people liked Mei's review of Wired (Wired, #1):
Wired by Douglas E. Richards
"I am sorry but I did not enjoy this book at all. It was going to get 2 stars but then 3/4 of the way through it got WORSE and the only reason I finished was to justify the time I had already committed to the book.

That is time I am never getting ba..." Read more of this review »
Eric Troy and 15 other people liked Kevin Pedraja's review of Wired (Wired, #1):
Wired by Douglas E. Richards
"To call Wired a science fiction thriller is an insult to science. And fiction. And books. And, ultimately, your intelligence.

What makes it so awful? First, take a kernel of a potentially interesting idea (the unlocking of human potential through..." Read more of this review »
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Stylish Academic Writing by Helen Sword
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Gautama Buddha
“Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned.”
Gautama Buddha

Alexander Pope
“A little learning is a dangerous thing.
Drink deep, or taste not the Pierian Spring;
There shallow draughts intoxicate the brain,
and drinking largely sobers us again.”
Alexander Pope, An Essay on Criticism

Mark Twain
“The less a man knows the bigger the noise he makes and the higher the salary he commands.”
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