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Updates To (Maybe) Resume

Some things happened and I abandoned this site. I hope to correct this.

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(Lack Of) Progress Report [4]

The Progress Report When I last posted, far too long ago, I had just finished book #28. I wasn’t worried about being behind ~5 books on my goal. It turns out, I should have been. I’m getting ahead of myself. … Continue reading

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Progress Report [3]

The Progress Report It’s been ~17 days since the last update. At the time I had just finished book #26 and was ~5 books behind pace. Since then, things have been pretty busy. The Fall semester began, I took a … Continue reading

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Progress Report [2]

So it only took 10 days between updates this time. That’s very nearly down to one a week. Nearly. The Progress Report Last time, I had just finished book #23, Nudge, leaving me ~8 books behind ideal pace. I’m pleased … Continue reading

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Thinking Fast and Slow

Exposure to Kahneman’s work in decision making has played a pretty huge role in my life. I owe him, and others like Thaler and Ariely, a great debt of gratitude for shaping my fascination behavioral economics and decision making. And … Continue reading

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Pale Blue Dot

It’s been a few years, but I can still remember the exact feelings that were inspired within me the first time I heard a recitation of the Sagan’s Pale Blue Dot segment; I can remember those exact feelings because they’re … Continue reading

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Bad Pharma

I just got done pre-ordering Ben Goldacre’s Bad Pharma, which is something everyone everywhere should do. Goldacre’s previous book, Bad Science, is definitely in the top five of my all time favorite books; it’s unquestionably the book that has had the most … Continue reading

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