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Tim Cowlishaw

journalist
sports commentator

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William Timothy Cowlishaw is an American sportswriter for The Dallas Morning News, a regular panelist on the ESPN sports talk show Around the Horn and formerly the lead reporter for the ESPN2 racing show NASCAR Now.
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A Drinking Life
A Memoir
Pete Hamill - Apr 01, 1995 (first published in 1994)
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This bestselling memoir from a seasoned New York City reporter is "a vivid report of a journey to the edge of self-destruction" (New York Times). As a child during the Depression and World War II, Pete Hamill learned early that drinking was an essential part of being a man, inseparable from the rituals of celebration, mourning, friendship, romanc...
Tim Cowlishaw
Aug 05, 2020
Pete Hamill’s “A Drinking Life” was an important book to me. And the man wrote the notes on the back of Dylan’s “Blood on the Tracks,” so you can’t top that...     source
Moonwalking with Einstein
The Art and Science of Remembering Everything
Joshua Foer - Feb 28, 2012 (first published in 2011)
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The blockbuster phenomenon that charts an amazing journey of the mind while revolutionizing our concept of memory An instant bestseller that is poised to become a classic, Moonwalking with Einstein recounts Joshua Foer's yearlong quest to improve his memory under the tutelage of top "mental athletes." He draws on cutting-edge research, a surprising...
Tim Cowlishaw
Jun 01, 2019
Book-a-Shaw club meets on 1st of month (new goal!). My neurologist recommended this funny, insightful book on the brain, how our memories work and how to make them more efficient...#@joshuafoer     source