Monthly Archives: May 2010

Steven D. Levitt’s and Stephen J. Dubner’s Superfreakonomics — Enthusiasticast Episode 13

Jon endorses Steven D. Levitt’s and Stephen J. Dubner’s Superfreakonomics. We also mention… The Freakonomics Blog at The New York Times Dan Ariely’s Predictably Irrational and his new book The Upside of Irrationality Gladwell’s Outliers at Gladwell.com Definition of Behavioral … Continue reading

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Sebastian Junger’s War — Enthusiasticast Episode 12

Mark endorses Sebastian Junger’s War. We also mention… The Lost finale Post-finale Jimmy Kimmel The No Prize The Prisoner finale (Fallout) Junger on The Daily Show (USA and Canada) Junger’s interview at ew.com Junger’s review of Matterhorn The Restrepo Movie … Continue reading

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Daniel Suarez’s Daemon (again) and Freedom™ — Enthusiasticast Episode 11

In a follow up to episode two, Jon endorses Daniel Suarez’s Freedom™ and we revisit Daemon. Yes there are spoilers. We also mention… Neal Stephenson’s Snowcrash William Gibson’s Neuromancer Daniel Suarez at The LongNow Foundation (fora.tv) Gamer The May 6, … Continue reading

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Jess Walter’s The Financial Lives of The Poets — Enthusiasticast Episode 10

Mark endorses Jess Walter’s The Financial Lives of The Poets We also mention… Iron Man 2 (spoilers between minutes 3:00 until 15:00) Filmspotting review of Iron Man 2 Clark Gregg on imdb Don Delillo’s White Noise Walter’s The Zero and … Continue reading

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Steven Amsterdam’s Things We Didn’t See Coming and David Mazzucchelli’s Asterios Polyp — Enthusiasticast Episode 9

Jon endorses Steven Amsterdam’s Things We Didn’t See Coming and David Mazzucchelli’s Asterios Polyp. We also mention… The Sorcerer’s Apprentice Dinner for Schmucks Dog Fight Adjustment Bureau gets bumped to September Wikipedia entry for Jonah Hex (film) Iron Man 2 … Continue reading

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