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Seth MacFarlane

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Seth MacFarlane is an American actor, animator, filmmaker, comedian, and singer. MacFarlane is the creator of the TV series Family Guy and The Orville, and co-creator of the TV series American Dad! and The Cleveland Show
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Sometimes Brilliant
The Impossible Adventure of a Spiritual Seeker and Visionary Physician Who Helped Conquer the Worst Disease in History
Larry Brilliant - Sep 26, 2017 (first published in 2015)
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When a powerful mystic steps on the hand of a radical young hippie doctor from Detroit, it changes lives and the world. Sometimes Brilliant is the adventures of a philosopher, mystic, hippie, doctor, groundbreaking tech innovator, and key player in the eradication of one of the worst pandemics in human history. His story, of what happens when love,...
Seth MacFarlane
Nov 09, 2020
During this pandemic, you might be inspired by the heroic efforts of a man who was instrumental in the eradication of an even deadlier one—smallpox. Dr. Larry Brilliant’s work with the WHO effectively helped to wipe this disease off the face of the globe. Great read!     source
Ten Arguments for Deleting Your Social Media Accounts Right Now
Jaron Lanier - Aug 27, 2019 (first published in 2018)
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A timely call-to-arms from a Silicon Valley pioneer.You might have trouble imagining life without your social media accounts, but virtual reality pioneer Jaron Lanier insists that were better off without them. In Ten Arguments for Deleting Your Social Media Accounts Right Now, Lanier, who participates in no social media, offers powerful and persona...
Seth MacFarlane
Sep 21, 2020
Can’t think of a better way to draw attention to this terrific book by Jaron Lanier than with a clean slate. Can we learn to use social media with discipline and selectivity? Or will it inevitably get the better of us? I don’t know. But let’s try this again from the top.     source
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The Demon-Haunted World
Science as a Candle in the Dark
Carl Sagan - Feb 25, 1997 (first published in 1996)
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How can we make intelligent decisions about our increasingly technology-driven lives if we dont understand the difference between the myths of pseudoscience and the testable hypotheses of science? Pulitzer Prize-winning author and distinguished astronomer Carl Sagan argues that scientific thinking is critical not only to the pursuit of truth but to...
Seth MacFarlane
Mar 22, 2020
Gonna start posting book suggestions, as we’ve got lots of time to READ! This is one of my favorites:     source