Consider the Lobster

I recently finished up David Foster Wallace's Consider the Lobster - a collection of essays and articles he authored that were originally featured in other publications and then collected here. I found it a very enjoyable read. I'd heard a lot of good things about Wallace and started to read Infinite Jest - but had [...]

Douglas Rushkoff Playing for Team Human

I caught Douglas Rushkoff on Sam Harris' Making Sense podcast the other day and it really resonated with me. I look forward to reading his new book, Team Human. A few nuggets I gleaned from the podcast: Rushkoff, speaking about his book Media Virus: Hidden Agendas In Popular Culture, "It was celebrating this new stuff called viral [...]