"This list should be books to avoid (with exceptions to Michael Jackson and Jaime Oliver).
Pickup artist BS is...BS. I think most men here are more interested in building real relationships with women rather than just having sex with as many as…"
"If I had to recommend just one book, it would be Bill Bryson's 'A short history of nearly everything'. Mind you, it's a science and evolution based book, so parts of it might not be for the 'creationists' among us…"
"Completely agree. I started out reading his book in the mindset that 'this must be a laugh, just kiddin' around and such', and it quickly turned around in: 'This is a really vile peace of work, and this guy is actually proud of…"
"Disclaimer: I have fuck all to do with business, or the author.
Start It Up: Why Running Your Own Business is Easier Than You Think, Luke Johnson.
His column in the Financial Times is blunt and to the point, and not for the delusional. The book is…"
"You can also look it up on pod cast. The author tried to publish the books and no one would. So he pod cast them and after a million+ downloads he got a publishing contract. We got signed first addition for our son when he grows up."
"@ Tim, what you describe is NOT Stoic. "Living a life of quiet desperation," is all too common these days, and it definitely is not healthy to bottle up those feelings. The point of Stoicism is to move beyond feeling those destructive…"
"Vytautas, I also dislike generalities that say boys and one way and girls another. What was important to me was how many/most girls deal with problems, compared to how many/most boys deal with problems. (I understand generalities being…"