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My blogs

About me

Gender MALE
Industry Technology
Occupation R&D (now retired)
Location on the west coast, British Columbia, Canada
Introduction An over-the-hill but under-the-cover guy waiting by the highway of life to see what random deliveries fate has for me...
Interests science, history, technology, economics, biography, philosophy, languages, psychology, math, logic, music
Favorite Books Adapt: Why Success Always Starts with Failure, The Psychopath Test, For the Love of Physics, At Home, Future Babble, The Information: A History A Theory A Flood, The Man Who Forgot How to Read, Proofiness, Free Lunch, Aftershock, How Pleasure Works, The Mind's Eye, Griftopia, Third World America, The Case for God, The Trouble with Billionaires, Thomas Paine and the Promise of America, The Rational Optimist, The Invisible Gorilla, The Big Short, The Red Flag, The Science of Liberty, The American Civil War, How Markets Fail, The Age of Empathy, False Economy, Filthy Lucre, How We Decide, Fool's Gold, The Myth of the Rational Market, What is America?, Hurry Down Sunshine, Things I've Been Silent About, Contagion: The Financial Epidemic that is Sweeping the Global Economy... and how to Protect Yourself from it, The 10000 Year Explosion: How Civilization Accelerated Human Evolution, The Drunkard's Walk, Why Evolution is True, Bonk, The Trillion Dollar Meltdown, Cool It, The Goldilocks Enigma, The Origin of Wealth, Gut Feelings, Microcosm, Your Inner Fish, The Wrecking Crew: How Conservatives Rule, Outliers, Rabbi Paul, The Mess They Made, The Shock Doctrine, Born on a Blue Day, A Wolf at the Table, Running with Scissors, Look Me in the Eye, The Logic of Life, Day of Empire, The Conscience of a Liberal, Infidel, The Looming Tower, Me Talk Pretty One Day, Naked, Stiff, Nemesis, The Trouble with Physics, A Thousand Splendid Suns, Pop! Why Bubbles are Great for the Economy, Hollywood Animal, Letter to a Christian Nation, The Paradox of Choice, The Inner Circle, Warped Passages, Freakonomics, Blink, Assassination Nation, What's the Matter with Kansas?, The Tipping Point, When Will Jesus Bring the Pork Chops?, Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim, Soul Made Flesh, The Trouble with Islam, Rescuing Patty Hearst, Wide as the Waters, Uncle Tungsten: Memories of a Chemical Boyhood, Wild Swans, Luxury Fever, Evolutionary Psychology, Stumbling on Happiness, The Color of Water