Tag: Book Reviews & More

Book Review | The End of October
Based on extensive scientific research, a fictional reminder that COVID-19 is but a mild pandemic – and merely a taste what's to come
Oct 31, 2020 11 min read 0 comments
Book Review | The End of October
Book Review | When Trucks Stop Running: Energy and the Future of Transportation
Are renewable energies enough to maintain the trucking industry in order to maintain the... renewable energy industry? Hmm...
Apr 30, 2017 9 min read 0 comments
Book Review | When Trucks Stop Running: Energy and the Future of Transportation
Fanfare Ciocărlia | A Retrospective
A quasi-review and sample songs from all eleven Fanfare Ciocărlia albums [part 6/6]
Mar 31, 2017 13 min read 0 comments
Fanfare Ciocărlia | A Retrospective
Book Review | Failing States, Collapsing Systems: Biophysical Triggers of Political Violence
A review of Nafeez Mosaddeq Ahmed's excellent big-picture take on what he calls the “crisis of civilization” (as opposed to a “clash of civilizations”)
Feb 13, 2017 11 min read 0 comments
Book Review | Failing States, Collapsing Systems: Biophysical Triggers of Political Violence
Movie Un-Review | Wendell Berry, the Not-Quite Rock Star Seer
To see, or not to see the new Wendell Berry documentary, that is the question
Jan 20, 2017 14 min read 0 comments
Movie Un-Review | Wendell Berry, the Not-Quite Rock Star Seer
Book Review | The Scoop On Poop
Dan Chiras: “The most affluent have become the most effluent”; Dr. Pooper: "You humans have big brains, but you've got even bigger arseholes"
Jul 01, 2016 7 min read 0 comments
Book Review | The Scoop On Poop
Book Review | The Oracle of Oil
A review of Mason Inman's new book, a timely inquiry into Peak Oil's progenitor
Jun 21, 2016 9 min read 0 comments
Book Review | The Oracle of Oil