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J. Michael Arrington is the American founder and former co-editor of TechCrunch, a blog covering the Silicon Valley technology start-up communities and the wider technology field in America and elsewhere. Magazines such as Wired and Forbes have named Arrington one of the most powerful people on the Internet.
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More Guns Less Crime
Understanding Crime and Gun Control Laws
John R. Lott Jr. - 2019-11-18
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On its initial publication in 1998, John R. Lott's More Guns, Less Crime drew both lavish praise and heated criticism. More than a decade later, it continues to play a key role in ongoing arguments over gun-control laws: Despite all the attacks by gun-control advocates, no one has ever been able to refute Lott's simple, startling conclusion that mo...
Michael Arrington
2021-01-03T06:01:02.000Z
@michelletandler @hoffmang @antoniogm @octal This book is truly a good place to start: More Guns Less Crime: Understanding Crime and Gun Control Laws      source
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The Diabetes Code
Prevent and Reverse Type 2 Diabetes Naturally (The Wellness Code Book Two)
Jason Fung - 2018-04-03
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Dr. Jason Fung forever changed the way we think about obesity with his best-selling book, The Obesity Code. Now he has set out to do the same for type 2 diabetes.Today, most doctors, dietitians, and even diabetes specialists consider type 2 diabetes to be a chronic and progressive disease—a life sentence with no possibility of parole. But the truth...
Michael Arrington
2020-01-07T00:01:59.000Z
I love reading @drjasonfung’s books about obesity and diabetes. Great writer.      source
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The Obesity Code
Jason Fung - 2017-02-28 (first published in 2016)
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Everything you believe about how to lose weight is wrong. Weight gain and obesity are driven by hormones—in everyone—and only by understanding the effects of insulin and insulin resistance can we achieve lasting weight loss.In this highly readable and provocative book, Dr. Jason Fung sets out an original, robust theory of obesity that provides star...
Michael Arrington
2020-01-07T00:01:59.000Z
I love reading @drjasonfung’s books about obesity and diabetes. Great writer.      source
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The Magician's Land
A Novel (Magicians Trilogy)
Lev Grossman - 2015-06-09 (first published in 2014)
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“If the Narnia books were like catnip for a certain kind of kid, these books are like crack for a certain kind of adult.” —The New York Times Critics, readers, and fellow writers have all hailed the Magicians trilogy by #1 New York Times bestselling author Lev Grossman as one of the greatest achievements in modern fantasy. Cast out of Fillory, Quen...
Michael Arrington
2014-11-19T05:50:07.000Z
@eliotpeper @leverus yeah, I enjoyed those books a lot.      source
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The Magician King
A Novel (Magicians Trilogy)
Lev Grossman - 2012-05-29 (first published in 2011)
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Return to Fillory in the riveting sequel to the New York Times bestseller and literary phenomenon, The Magicians, now an original series on Syfy, from the author of the #1 bestselling The Magician’s Land. Quentin Coldwater should be happy. He escaped a miserable Brooklyn childhood, matriculated at a secret college for magic, and graduated to discov...
Michael Arrington
2014-11-19T05:50:07.000Z
@eliotpeper @leverus yeah, I enjoyed those books a lot.      source
Also recommended by
Rabbi Josh Yuter
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The Magicians
A Novel (Magicians Trilogy)
Lev Grossman - 2010-05-25
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A thrilling and original coming-of-age novel for adults about a young man practicing magic in the real world.Quentin Coldwater is brilliant but miserable. A senior in high school, he’s still secretly preoccupied with a series of fantasy novels he read as a child, set in a magical land called Fillory. Imagine his surprise when he finds himself unexp...
Michael Arrington
2014-11-19T05:50:07.000Z
@eliotpeper @leverus yeah, I enjoyed those books a lot.      source
Also recommended by
Rabbi Josh Yuter