Monthly Archives: August 2010

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If Only We Could Read Faster

New books for August 10, 2010. If time and money were infinite, this is what we would buy and read. We could probably keep up for the first three weeks of August. It’s a slow time. New in Paperback The … Continue reading

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Matthew Crawford’s Shopclass as Soulcraft — Enthusiasticast Episode 22

Mark endorses Matthew Crawford‘s Shop Class as Soulcraft. We also mention… How to Live Safely in a Science Fictional Universe: A Novel by Charles Yu Charles Yu was one of io9.com’s Biggest winners and losers of Comic Con 2010 I … Continue reading

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Carbon Oxygen Oxygen Lithium

Sam Kean’s The Disappearing Spoon is a book of anecdotes about the elements in the periodic table. How cool is that?

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Can’t Wait for Zero History

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Scott Pilgrim Meets Lisa Miller

A teaser is on slashfilm for the Scott Pilgrim short for The Adult Swim. To be released the night before the cinema event of the summer hits theatres.

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If You Liked This Then Try That

Technoccult.net is offering up three suggested reads for those folks that enjoyed Inception. If you would rather there is a ton of movie recos for Inception fans as well.

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If Only We Could Read Faster

New books for August 3, 2010 If time and money were infinite, this is what we would buy and read.    New in Paperback The Good Soldiers by David Finkel This chronicle of 2007’s surge by U.S. Forces in Iraq, … Continue reading

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