Book Review, The Reason For God, Tim Keller

Book Review, The Reason For God, Tim Keller

The ‘Intermission’ is the best and most definitive chapter of the book. I took away an insight, here, and an important nuance: religion, and specifically Christianity, is not a physical thing. And as an historical idea, it shouldn’t be, and can’t be, parsed using the same tools that we use for, say, genetics.

Book Review – Collapse, Jared Diamond

Book Review – Collapse, Jared Diamond

The book is well written but not light. Diamond weaves geography, climate, religion, and politics into a complex whole as he steps through several cultures to examine in detail what drove them to virtual extinction.

Book Review: Diet Cults by Matt Fitzgerald

Book Review: Diet Cults by Matt Fitzgerald

Real nutrition is boring, and no one needs to buy a book to read about it. Eat mostly real food. Cook it yourself. Go heavy on plants and light on the meat. Dessert is fine. Watch your portions. Enjoy clean water. Exercise a little. Hug your kids.