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Steve rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell
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Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell
"Gladwell's process of proof-by-anecdote gives the illusion that he's trying to prove his assertions with flimsy evidence, but like The Long Tail, this is one of those books that provide a worldview-changing experience.

For instance, after reading O..." Read more of this review »
A Storm of Swords by George R.R. Martin
"A Storm of Swords was this close to being a neat wrap-up for a fantasy trilogy. Unfortunately, Martin needs something like 4 more books to finish his story. I'm not particularly looking forward to the next one, though. It could have happily ended..." Read more of this review »
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Limitless by Alan Glynn
Limitless
by Alan Glynn
read in April, 2011
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The Science of Fear by Dan Gardner
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This is probably one of the most profound reads of the last five years for me. Gardner puts the world in a perspective I could have constructed myself, if I'd thought to ask the right questions. There's nothing like being taught something completely ...more
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The End of Faith by Sam Harris
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I wish I could give this a three-and-a-half star rating. I 'read' this book in audible.com format, and the narrator is terrible. If I hadn't started with "The Moral Landscape" (which Harris voices himself) I wouldn't like Harris at all after "The End ...more
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The Black Hole War by Leonard Susskind
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I found this book quite interesting, if a little over-focussed and breathless in its description of the battle between Susskind and Hawking. It was really, apparently, a fairly peaceable difference of opinion that Susskind eventually won. No matter, ...more
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The Moral Landscape by Sam Harris
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I found this book extremely interesting. Sam Harris takes a good run at building a supportable, scientific platform for the analysis of human moral questions, and spends quite a bit of time posing objections and addressing them. In the end, he approa ...more
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The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat and Other Clinical Tales by Oliver Sacks
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